EARLY CO., GA (WALB) - Blakely/Early County Chamber of Commerce will have its 67th annual banquet Thursday night, celebrating what they said was a successful year.
This year, leaders said they hosted a number of new events, and gained 20 new members.
They held a youth leadership program with high school students, and helped launch the new Early County Aviation Center.
It's a full-service airport that even offers a flight school.
Chamber President Kyle Kornegay said he's so proud of the work everyone did.
"It's been an eventful year, and it's been a year of change and growth. We are just really excited to see where the future is going to lead us. I know it's going to be something special," said Kornegay.
He said they are already planning to bring back a 5K run, and golf tournament this upcoming year.