Chamber hosting ribbon cuttings Thursday and Friday

Roughrider Quick Lube & Despino's Tire Service hosting events

Two new member ribbon cuttings will be held this week by the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce.

This first will be for Roughrider Quick Lube, owner Nathan Phelps, from 11 a.m. To 1 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 13 .

The actual Ribbon Cutting will be held at 11 a.m. Roughrider Quick Lube is located on Hurst Street next to Bob’s Pawn Shop.

The second ribbon cutting will be for Despino’s Tire Service, owners Randy and  Ronnie Despino, from 10 a.m. Until 2 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 14. The actual ribbon cutting will be held at 10 a.m. Despino’s Tire Service is located at 159 U.S. Highway 96 South.

Organizers encourage the public to join the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce in welcoming both new businesses to the community.

For more information, contact the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce at 598-3682 or email

The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will join new member Murphy USA and District Manager Tammy Martinez for a Ground Breaking Ceremony at 12 p.m. On Friday Sept. 21. The site for the Ground Breaking and the new Murphy USA is at the Walmart parking lot on Hurst Street.

Martinez said she is excited about this location. She wants everyone to attend the Ground Breaking and stay for food and fun.

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