Carroll County Drug and Violence Awareness Expo

The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce will offer a Drug and Violence Awareness Expo on Friday May 1, 2015 at the Carroll County Agriculture Center at Shipley Arena. The expo will focus on Drugs, gangs, domestic violence, and sexual assaults and examine their impact on both community and businesses.

2015 Outstanding Teacher Award Winners Announced!

This year, more than 500 teachers in the Carroll County Public School system were nominated as an outstanding teacher. Every nominated teacher was notified of their nomination, and given the opportunity to participate in the competition to be considered for one of the 8 finalist awards. Click through to meet this year’s winners.

Meet the 2nd Annual CCPS Biz Challenge Finalists!

Each Carroll County high school, including the Carroll County Career and Tech Center, has selected a finalist to represent the school in the April 29th Live Finale. The 2014-15 CCPS Biz Challenge Advisory Board has selected an additional finalist to compete, chosen from the entire pool of applicants. Out of 4o entries the finalists are…

39 New Ideas Are In!

The 2nd Annual CCPS Biz Challenge received 39 applications from students throughout Carroll County! Every public school in the county is represented, including the Carroll County Career and Technology Center. Check out a list of the applicants and a brief overview of their ideas at

Commercial Energy Purchasing Cooperative Now Enrolling!

Dear Members, You have until March 27th to take advantage of this incredible opportunity to procure competitive utility rates for your business! As part of an ongoing effort to provide value to our members, the Carroll County Chamber, partnered with energy experts CQI Associates, are happy to announce the Spring 2015 enrollment campaign for the […]

2nd Annual CCPS Biz Challenge Open for Applications!

The CCPS Biz Challenge is BACK! The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce has teamed up with Startup Local and the Carroll County Public School System for the second year to host the CCPS Biz Challenge! Again this year, Carroll County high school students have the opportunity to formulate and present their new business ideas for […]

Nominate an Outstanding Teacher

The deadline to submit your nomination is December 31st. Don’t miss your chance to nominate a teacher for an Outstanding Teacher Award! If you know a teacher who has made a difference please consider nominating them for an award. On March 25 the Chamber will recognize those teachers who have been nominated, announce the Chamber’s […]

Run Moore Wins the $5,000 Grand Prize at the 3rd Annual Carroll Biz Challenge!

As Chamber President Mike McMullin shared at the start of the event, entrepreneurs are like alien cowboy fair princesses; they are the out-of-this world, pioneering, and magical individuals who are working hard to build the next generation of local businesses. Congratulations to all the applicants, finalists, and prize winners – you are proof that the […]

Who Will Win the $5,000 Grand Prize?

Join us on Thursday, November 20th from 6-9pm at Cre-a-tv Studios to celebrate and support local entrepreneurs. Sell Tickets through Eventbrite The 3rd Annual Carroll Biz Challenge promises to be one to remember. ¬†Seven local startups will pitch their business ideas in front of a live audience and panel of judges to compete for a […]