The monthly business luncheon of Semmes Chamber of Commerce was held April 11 at Pathway Church.
President Brenda Norris opened the meeting with a welcome and introduction of first-time guests. Bro. Andric Daugherty offered the blessing and led the Pledge of Allegiance before the group enjoyed the meal catered by Hickory Pit Too and sponsored by Air Specialty.
Charles Norris, employee with Air Specialty, gave a short presentation on the company's services.
Cricket Vigor showed a video of talented MGM students--the film was entitled "The Greatest School." She introduced MGM principal, Merlin Firle, and two outstanding students, Conner Cates and Bryce Buck.
Jeanette Byrd, guest speaker, gave an informative presentation on the history of Semmes and the May 5th Semmes Heritage Festival.
Pres. Brenda Norris presented several certificates and plaques to members who did outstanding jobs in several areas.
The meeting was closed with a thought-provoking "Quote of the Day" by David Carpenter