Chamber to hold candidate's forum

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - The Rowan County Chamber of Commerce's Power in Partnership (PIP) breakfast will feature the Annual State Legislative Breakfast on Thurs., April 17, 7:30 a.m. at Trinity Oaks (728 Klumac Road).  The State Legislative Breakfast will be sponsored by Piedmont Natural Gas.

The following elected officials will speak: Sen. Andrew Brock; Sen. Gene McLaurin; Rep. Carl Ford; and, Rep. Harry Warren. State representatives have been asked to address how we can move Rowan County forward during the upcoming State Legislative Session. Governmental Affairs Committee Chair Tim Norris (Healthcare Management Consultants) will facilitate the program.

There is one PIP date left in this series on May 15. The program will start again in Sept. 2014 and run through May 2015. If you are interested in obtaining a Power Card, please contact the Chamber. The Power Card is the Rowan Chamber's frequent attender program. You receive a discounted price for the series and do not have to make a reservation each month.

Please join us for this upcoming breakfast. If you are not a Power Card holder, individual reservations are welcome; however, the reservation deadline is Tues., April 15 by 5 p.m. The cost is $12 for members and $20 for non-members. The price includes the cost of breakfast and the program. Contact the Chamber at 704.633.4221 or