Shelby County Chamber of Commerce

42nd East Texas Poultry Festival Seeks Arts and Crafts Vendors

June 19, 2018 - Planning is underway for the 42nd East Texas Poultry Festival, presented by Farmers State Bank.  The Poultry Festival will be held October 4-6 on the historic downtown Center square, with chairmen Josh Payne, leading the steering committee. Arts and Crafts vendor applications are being accepted at the Shelby County Chamber office until Friday, August 10.  To receive an application and a copy of the guidelines call the Chamber office or go online at

Chamber Announces Shelby County Grill Fest Winners

June 18, 2018 - The Shelby County Grill Fest Barbecue Cook-off was held Saturday, June 9 at the Windham Civic Center in Center, Texas, with cook teams from across east Texas and western Louisiana vying for over $6,700 in prize money and the Grand Champion trophy along with bragging rights.

The barbecue cook-off was presented by Farmers State Bank and sanctioned by the Lone Star Barbecue Society. The event featured five cooking categories including beans, brisket, chicken, ribs and dessert.

New Member Ribbon Cutting Planned for Pup N Sudz

June 7, 2018 - Pup N Sudz, Shelby County Chamber of Commerce’s newest member is having its New Member Ribbon Cutting. The public is invited to join the celebration.

The New Member Ribbon Cutting for Pup N Sudz, will be held Thursday, June 7th at 11:30. It will be held at their location at 397 Moffett Drive.

Pup N Sudz is owned by Shana Carlton. She offers complete grooming options and extra pampering for your furry friend! You can also purchase dog tags, collars and cute accessories at Pup N Sudz.

First Responders Appreciation Lunch Scheduled for May 18

May 18, 2018 - Center Independent School District and the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will host an Appreciation Lunch for First Responders, throughout Shelby County on Friday, May 18 between 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. at the Center ISD bus barn located on Loop 500.

First Responders including police officers, department of public safety officers, constables, Sheriff Deputies, firemen, medics, Game Wardens and law enforcement officials will be honored guests.

Southern Lemonade Boutique New Member Ribbon Cutting

May 17, 2018 - Lemonade Boutique, one of Shelby County Chamber of Commerce’s newest members, is having its New Member Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, May 17th at 10am. 

The public is invited to join the celebration. Southern Lemonade Boutique is located at 229 San Augustine Street. Southern Lemonade Boutique owners Jennifer McGee and Jessica Ross have a great selection of cute clothes for infants, children, tweens and adults all at affordable prices.

Chamber Seeking Cook Teams for Sanctioned Barbecue Cook-Off

Grill Fest Cook-off Presented by Farmers State Bank

May 9, 2018 - The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce announces that the Grill Fest sanctioned barbecue cook-off, presented by Farmers State Bank, will take place Saturday, June 9 on the grounds of the Windham Civic Center. The Gold Sponsors are Tyson Foods and Windham Civic Center. Entertainment is sponsored by Rapid Payday & Title Loans LLC and Judge’s Table is sponsored by Pineywoods Beverage.


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