Reinforcing Local Retail

By: Margaret Dillard – Chamber President ABOVE: JCPenney Fairmont, a long-standing staple of our local retail economy, shocked area residents when plans to close the store were announced. With express checkout online options, it’s so easy to buy almost anything…

Area Career Exploration (ACE) 2017

Nine years ago, a collaboration between the Fairmont Area Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Center, ISEEK, and other area individuals, resulted in an event that attracts more than 600 high school sophomores from 12 area schools. The mission is to raise…