Chamber Chat – September 2020

WALLIS CHAMBER CHAT – September 2020                                                                                                                                                     B. Halfin 09/09/20 Wallis American Legion has two Public Dances in September:...

Chamber Chat – Late August & September 2020  

WALLIS CHAMBER CHAT – Late August & September 2020                                      B. Halfin  08/22/20 Fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our community organizations and businesses.  It’s important to continue to stay informed and to be...

Chamber Chat – June 2020

WALLIS CHAMBER CHAT – June 2020 B. Halfin 06/14/20 The impact of COVID-19 and the economic fallout for our usual business and individual supporters has brought the Wallis Chamber Board to CANCEL our annual banquet and fundraiser, BIG BARN BASH, which was scheduled for...

CHAMBER CHAT – April 2020

WALLIS CHAMBER CHAT – April 2020                                                                          B. Halfin  03/22/20 This C-Virus has all of us coming up with novel ways to stay connected and safe.  My ‘Day Job’ has me sanctioned to work from Home and I’m...

CHAMBER CHAT – February 2020

CHAMBER CHAT – February 2020                                                                                                                                             B. Halfin 01/31/20 February, the month of Ground Hogs and Valentines! It’s also the month to think...

CHAMBER CHAT – January 2020

CHAMBER CHAT – January 2020                                                                          B. Halfin  01/07/20 Happy New Year to everyone in Krasna Wallis and beyond!  Ready or not 2020 is here and starting off with plenty of reasons to welcome it.  Join the...

CHAMBER CHAT – December 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – December 2019 B. Halfin 12/01/19 It’s the season of giving and celebration! A reminder for prospective participates to the 2019 Kids, Cops, and Christmas, deadline for completing an entry form is Monday, December 9th and an entry form can be picked up...

CHAMBER CHAT – November 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – November 2019 B. Halfin 10/27/19 Lots happening around Wallis! Join us for the 8th Annual TRUNK or TREAT on Thursday, October 31st ~ 6-8 pm, Wallis City Hall Parking Lot (6810 Guyler Street), sponsored by the Wallis Chamber. Call 281-239-5203 if you’d...

CHAMBER CHAT – October 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – October 2019                                                                           B. Halfin  09/28/19 I love Summer, but regardless how the ragweed hits me, I always welcome the Fall with cooler weather, fairs, festivals and football.  The Fort...

CHAMBER CHAT – September 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – September 2019                                                                        B. Halfin  08/26/19 Kiss the ‘Dog Days’ of August Good-Bye on Saturday, August 31st at the Wallis American Legion Dance featuring Charles & the Fabulous Four with...

CHAMBER CHAT – August 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – August 2019 B. Halfin 07/24/19 Come into the cool and join the Wallis Chamber BIG BARN BASH Annual Banquet on Saturday, August 10th at the Columbus Club Hall in Wallis, Texas. Dress is ‘Country Cowboy’ and Social starts at 6pm with Dinner at 7pm catered...

CHAMBER CHAT – July 2019  

CHAMBER CHAT – July 2019                                                                                   B. Halfin  07/02/19 July is a reminder of our hard fought freedom and independence and also a time to remember those Senior Citizens that are less able to be...

CHAMBER CHAT – May 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – May 2019                                                                                   B. Halfin  04/28/19 If you haven’t visited SAN FELIPE de AUSTIN State Historical Site yet, try to get out for “SEA OF MUD” Archaeology Exhibit and learn about the...

CHAMBER CHAT – April 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – April 2019                                                                        B. Halfin  03/31/19 Time to dust off the pollen and start enjoying the Spring season!  The Lenten Fish Fry on Friday’s at the Wallis Columbus Hall has other town neighbors...

CHAMBER CHAT – March 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – March 2019                                                                     B. Halfin  03/01/19 This crazy up and down weather has my plants wondering if they should start blooming or not?! Regardless, the green season of Spring is around the corner...

CHAMBER CHAT – February 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – February 2019                                               B. Halfin  01/27/19 Wallis Chamber Member GHSA (Greater Houston Soaring Association) – Glider Port had a significant theft on January 16th and need assistance to nab these crooks. The...

Chamber Chat – January 2019

CHAMBER CHAT – January 2019 by B. Halfin 01/11/19 A very HAPPY 2019 NEW YEAR and big THANKS goes out to all the Wallis Christmas Decoration Sponsors and Parade participants, helping to spread the spirit of Christmas! We’ve received a lot of positive feedback with some...

CHAMBER CHAT – November 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – November 2018                                                               B. Halfin  10/30/18 Rain or Shine it’s time for the WALLIS CITY WIDE GARAGE SALES on Saturday, November 10th!!  The Wallis Development Corporation started this many years ago...

CHAMBER CHAT – October 2018

CHAMBER CHAT -October 2017 B. Halfin 10/01/18 The Fall season has arrived with many great Austin County area events and benefits to enjoy and contribute to in our community, so get out there and have some feel good fun! The 16th Annual Wallis Fine Rides Autofest Car...

CHAMBER CHAT – September 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – September 2018 B. Halfin 09/09/18 Many THANKS and Grateful Appreciation to EVERYONE that contributed to making the Wallis Chamber of Commerce annual Banquet – BIG BARN BASH on August 4th another success! Your attendance, Silent Auction donations...

Chamber Chat August 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – August 2018 B. Halfin 07/30/18 It’s coming up fast on Saturday, AUGUST 4th from 6-10pm for the BIG BARN BASH! This is the Wallis Chamber of Commerce annual Banquet, all are welcome. Join the fun with LIVE Music by the Texas Legacy Czech (& Country)...

Chamber Chat July 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – July 2018 B. Halfin 07/01/18 Hoping everyone has been staying safe between this crazy summer heat and the African dust haze to enjoy the many area July 4th celebrations. Stay healthy by stocking your pantry with farm fresh foods. On Saturday, July 7th...

Chamber Chat June 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – June 2018 B. Halfin 06/03/18 The Wallis Chamber had the pleasure of presenting two $1,000 Scholarships at the Brazos High School Awards event on May 22nd. All the scholarship applicants were worthy and it took several rounds of voting to make our 2018...

Chamber Chat May 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – May 2018 B. Halfin 05/06/18 I’m hoping everyone’s been enjoying the Spring Green weather, because warm-up is on its way! Other than some bouts with allergies and sad moments of having to mow down some pretty wild flowers, I’ve relished this year’s REAL...

Chamber Chat April 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – April 2018 B. Halfin 04/05/18 Since Easter happen to fall on April Fools Day this year, I restrained myself from pulling any practical jokes on anyone and just enjoyed a beautiful Wallis Easter Sunday. The 2018 WEE Hunt (Wallis Easter Egg Hunt) held on...

Chamber Chat March 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – March 2018 B. Halfin 03/12/18 We’re WALLIS PROUD of Wallis PD Officer Reyes for his unselfish deed, taking a Mother to Walmart for toys and a car seat following a traffic stop and paid for out of his pocket! Check out the Wallis PD Facebook for the...

Chamber Chat February 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – February 2018 B. Halfin 02/06/18 Things are changing and in a GOOD way! The City of Wallis is tentatively planning to break ground on the Mynarik Park Community Pool on Monday, February 12th, weather permitting. Look for other amenities to pop up at...

Chamber Chat January 2018

CHAMBER CHAT – January 2018        B. Halfin 01/02/18 I’ll have to say, it way an major effort for me to leave my warm blankets and get on the computer in my drafty office for this first Chamber Chat of the year, but I was warmed by reflection of what we’ve...

Chamber Chat December 2017

CHAMBER CHAT – December 2017 B. Halfin 12/11/17 Despite our crazy Texas weather from t-shirts to sweaters, sunshine or snow, there’s no stopping Christmas and we’re excited to celebrate the Holiday Season with our family, friends and neighbors. The Wallis Chamber of...