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Nominees announced for Anchor Awards

July 31, 2014

By Tammy Leytham, The Sun Herald

July 31--PASCAGOULA -- The nominees for the sixth annual Anchor Awards have been announced by the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce.

The awards ceremony will be held at 7:30 a.m.Aug. 20 at the Pelican Landing Conference Center in Moss Point.

This award program honors the achievements of outstanding small businesses and non-profit organizations that are chamber members and who do business in Jackson County. All Anchor Award nominees will be recognized in addition to four award recipients being named.

This year's nominees:

-- Small Business Category 1 (50 or less employees): Alan Hinkel Photography/Bridget Blue Boutique, Brass Hanger Cleaners, Delo's Heavenly House of Coffee, Fletcher Construction Co., Goodgames' Inc., Grand Magnolia Ballroom and Suites, Gwen's Catering and Take-Out Restaurant, Party Girls Invitations & Gifts

-- Small Business Category 2 (51 to 200 employees): Singing River Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

-- Rookie Business of the Year: Crazy B's Coffee & Confections, Off the Hook Seafood & Cajun GrillÉ, Spontique, Wealth CAPS

-- NonProfit Organization: American Red Cross South Mississippi Chapter, Melange Dance Company of Jackson County, Mississippi Maritime Museum, Rotary Club of Pascagoula

Tickets for the breakfast event must be purchased in advance. Sponsorships also are available to promote the event.

Details: 762-3391 or


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