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Chamber holds surprise ribbon-cutting to bid farewell to board member

Thursday, January 10, 2013

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Marshall Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors' Club President Kay Graves, left, makes a few remarks Tuesday, Jan. 8, in honor of Marshall Democrat-News Publisher and three-time chamber board member Shelly Arth, center. Arth is leaving the paper and the chamber soon to join her husband's farming operation team. The chamber representatives came to hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Arth's "starting of a new life." Also pictured, from left next to Graves, are Shermaine Riggins, Jene Crook and Virginia Ashford.
(Kelsey Alumbaugh/Democrat-News) [Order this photo]
Marshall Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors' Club President Kay Graves made a few remarks Tuesday, Jan. 8, in honor of Marshall Democrat-News Publisher and three-time chamber board member Shelly Arth. Arth is leaving the paper and the chamber soon to join her husband's farming operation team. The chamber representatives came to hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Arth's "starting of a new life."

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Shelly Arth thanks members of the Chamber of Commerce for surprising her at the Marshall Democrat-News on Tuesday, Jan. 8. "Gosh, I love you all dearly and you all have been good to me and the newspaper and that means a lot and I'm just so happy with all of the relationships that we've built. You know, life is good," Arth said. (Kelsey Alumbaugh/Democrat-News) [Order this photo]
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Shelly Arth is presented with a straw hat and a pair of overalls by the Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, Jan. 8, to start her new life as a farmer.
(Kelsey Alumbaugh/Democrat-News) [Order this photo]
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Shelly Arth, publisher of the Marshall Democrat-News, is surprised by members of the Chamber of Commerce shortly before lunch on Tuesday, Jan. 8. The chamber came to hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Arth's "starting of a new life."
(Kelsey Alumbaugh/Democrat-News) [Order this photo]



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