Monthly Archives: May 2019

Gearing up for Summertime Fun

BY: RACHEL SMITH When you hear the word ‘summer’ what do you think of?  Frolicking in the lake under the hot sun?  Bike rides, ice cream cones, or nights at the ball field?  Do you think of those lazy days as a kid where there was no more homework and you got to coast through life...
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Chamber Board Names New President & CEO

The Clear Lake Area Chamber Board has appointed Stacy Doughan as President & CEO, effective May 28, 2019, to succeed retiring President & CEO Tim Coffey.  This appointment culminated after an extensive search process commenced in January, with nearly three dozen regional candidates submitting qualifications. Stacy Doughan has 13 years of leadership, sales, and marketing experience...
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Weekend Vibes

photocredit: teepublic.com BY: RACHEL SMITH There are hundreds upon hundreds of sayings concerning the weekends.  ‘Everybody’s Working for the Weekend’ is a favorite.  Another common phrase is to tell co-workers ‘Happy weekend’ on Friday afternoon. I have one friend, who shall remain unnamed, that declares quite often she ‘Really needs a day between Saturday and Sunday!’  I completely...
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It Takes a Village

BY: RACHEL SMITH One of the coolest events around, by far, is TRI Clear Lake.  It’s something different; something out of the ordinary compared to all our other events.  Unique is the term that springs to mind, actually. But let me tell you, folks, it takes a lot of planning and preparation to pull it off.  Thankfully,...
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