Dog Daze at Historic Beck's Mill

Becks MillSaturday, June 25th is “Dog Daze of Summer” Celebrating everyone’s best friend at Historic Beck's Mill. Contests include an Old Settler Dog & Master costume contest.  Pet food collection for the Humane Society.  Games/coloring contest…paint your dog.  Pet hike.  Local rescues. Pet Photos. Hours are from 11am - 4pm.

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Economic Data for Washington County

Please review the latest economic data provided by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development. 

Quarterly Job Postings and Starting Wage report containing 1st Quarter 2016 data for Region 10.

1st Quarter Region 10 Starting Wage & Economic Report (pdf)

Monthly Labor Market Review containing January 2016 data for Economic Growth Region 10.

Labor Market Review (pdf)


Local Motion Program encourages Local Shopping

Local Motion ProgramMore than 1300 entries were received in the Washington County Chamber sponsored Local Motion Program that took place in December.

The program was designed to provide Chamber members the opportunity to increase their revenues and encourage local shopping. Those participating in the program were: Shady Patch Farm, Brick Street Sampler, Angie Wilson Professional Service, Turtle Fish Clothing, Ace Hardware of Salem, Washington County Family YMCA, John Jones GM City Service Dept., Eddie Gilstrap Motors Service Dept., Leader Publishing, The Destination B&B/Gathering Place/Antique Store, Lincks Clothing and Shoes, Vision First.

Four winners were selected at a random drawing. Each received a $100 gift certificate to their favorite Chamber members. The winners are: Maggie Naugle (Lincks Clothing certificate); Dawn Boling, (Past N Present certificate); Sherry Fleenor (Ace Hardware gift card); Felicia Fields (Lincks Clothing certificate).

The program was sponsored by the Washington County Chamber of Commerce.