Congratulations to Southern Sod Supply for being selected as the Business of the Month in April! Southern Sod is locally owned and operated by Corey Sanders, a Mississippi State Grad with a degree in Landscape Contracting. Corey is a licensed contractor and he and his staff have a combined 50 plus years of experience in the industry. Southern Sod offers the highest quality turf available in the Southeast, including Zoysia, Bermuda, Centipede, St. Augustine and they are the only supplier of the very popular mini-rolls. They are the largest sod supplier in Central Mississippi and offer the best prices around on stone and drainage material. Southern Sod is well known for their great customer service and quick turn around. Pick up or delivery is available.They are located at 706 N. Bierdeman Road in Pearl. For more information call 601-939-2057.
Business of the Month
The Pearl Chamber of Commerce February Business of the Month is AcuTax Pearl MS, located at 406 N. Bierdeman Road across the street from First Baptist Church. AcuTax offers professional tax return preparation for individuals and businesses and offers a free consultation and reasonable rates. Owner Ron Morgan holds a Masters Degree from Mississippi State University with emphasis in Public Finance. Ron has 30 years of experience in dealing with tax policies in government including 25 of those years as the chief financial officer for the city of Pearl. He is a charter member and is a two time President of the Pearl Chamber of Commerce. For more info call or text 601-201-0489.
The Pearl Chamber of Commerce January Business of the Month is Right Weigh Clinic, LLC located at 309 Airport Road in Pearl. Right Weigh is a weight loss clinic that specializes in education and nutrition for those seeking to lose weight and be healthy. Local owners Jeff Hubacek and wife Karen (Pearl High School grad) have a staff of 6 Registered Nurses and 2 staff members with Exercise Physiology Degrees. Dr. Hubacek is one of a few Board Certified Physicians of the Mississippi Obesity Medical Association. Right Weigh offers classes and workshops for diabetes, ketogenics, inflammatory diseases, cholesterol, fasting, cooking and much more. They sell medical grade supplements and appetite suppressants at their in house pharmacy. Right Weigh also offers workshops on site at local companies and churches. For more info go to their website at www.rightweighclinic.com, like their Facebook Page or call 601-936-2887.
The Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in December is The Monogram Hut and Gift Boutique of Pearl at the Outlets of Mississippi!! They are your Christmas gift headquarters and have something for everyone on your list! They do outside monogramming so take them all of your Christmas stockings, dish towels, aprons, pot holders, men’s jackets and vests and anything else that can be monogrammed with thread or vinyl! They will do it the same day or next day if they are extremely busy. If you buy one of their items to be monogrammed there is NO CHARGE for the monogramming! Their hours are 10-7 M-S and 12-7 on Sunday. It’s easy to get to, just park near the Food Court and they are straight ahead on the right. Shown pictured is local owner Jonathan Robertson and Store Associate Marlena Salazar. #SHOPPEARL SHOPLOCAL
The Pearl Chamber Member of the Month in November is The Spring Lake Garden Club of Pearl ms. They were chartered in 2009 and meet monthly at the Pearl Parks & Recreation Building. The Spring Lake Garden Club sponsors many events throughout the year such as the Annual “Ladies Night Out”, an Arbor Day Ceremony and their signature event “Tablescapes”. SLGC works with the Life Skills Class at Pearl High School, plants and maintains the Learning Garden at the Pearl Library, provides the centerpieces for the Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast and plants trees and flowers throughout the year. Angelia Wade is the current President.
The Pearl Chamber of Commerce October Business of the Month is Flawless Boutique! They are located at 3823 Hwy 80 East in the College Crossing Shopping Center next to Hinds Community College in Pearl. Congratulations to owners Emily McGairty and Lauren Coley! Flawless is headquarters for everything that a trendy shopper is looking for from cute dresses and kimonos to the latest jeggins and must have jewelry and gift items. Follow them on Facebook for their great live sales and to see all of the hot new arrivals before they fly out the door!
Bob's Pool Service was selected as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in July. Mr. Bob Atkisson opened Bob's Pool Service in 1964 in Bright's Shopping Center in Pearl and moved to the current location at 5014 Hwy 80 East in 1973. Bob's Pool Service continues to be a family owned and operated business with the late Mr. Bob's son Jim and his wife Karen managing the day to day operations. Of their 38 employees, they have many that have long tenures with the company, several of whom are family members. Bob's Pool Service has three departments within the company. They have the retail store that sells everything from chemicals and parts to pool floats and Primo smokers and grills that are made in the USA. They also have the largest service department in the state as well as a cleaning route that cleans and maintains over 400 pools on a regular basis. Bob's Pool Service specilaizes exclusively in gunite in-ground pools. They can make your backyard into a special place for outdoor entertaining and relaxing. They are well known for being a supplier for hard to find replacement parts and for exceptional customer service. Store hours are 8 am - 6 pm Monday through Saturday. For more information call 601-939-3388.
Congratulations to Sutherlands Pearl for being chosen as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in June. Sutherlands has been in Pearl for 22 years specializing in building material, floor covering, plumbing and electrical supplies, paint, lawn and garden and sporting goods. They also stock a wide selecton of residential and commercial mowers, UTVs and ATVs. Sutherlands offers a large variety of furniture and appliances and will deliver to your home or office. They have a staff of over 30 employees, many of whom have long tenures with the company and extensive knowledge of their products. The General Manager, Chuck Ellis has been with the company for 39 years. Store hours are 7:30 am - 8 pm Monday through Saturday and 10 am - 5 pm on Sunday. For more information call 601-939-9450.
Congratulations to Pioneer Ministries on being selected as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month. Camp Pioneer is located on Old Whitfield Road in Pearl and is celebrating their 70th anniversary this year. Kids from all over the state and some from out of state enjoy coming to Camp Pioneer for a time of Christian fun and learning. They are taught values, character development, respect for others and other life lessons as well as how to dress, speak and be a leader. They have so much fun camping in the log cabins, swimming in the in ground pool, playing basketball in the gym and playing on the challenge course that has zip lines, a climbing wall and so much more. They enjoy campfires and learning about nature but most importantly they learn about Jesus Christ and grow spiritually. Camp Pioneer is a non-denominational non-profit that has several fundraisers throughout the year to help with scholarships. Their annual golf tournament is coming up on Thursday May 10th at the Pearl Municipal Golf Course. They are accepting teams and hole sponsors at this time. For more information call 601-939-3659. Pictured are Executive Director Ronald Bingham, Lisa Cummings Willis, Program Director and Ann Bingham, retired Camp Pioneer Director.
Congratulations to Crossgates Veterinary Clinic for being selected as the Pearl Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month in April. CVC is one of the very few veterinary clinics in the state that is AAHA Accredited, which is the highest level of excellence that can be obtained for a veterinary clinic. CVC offers a wide range of services that most other clinics are not equipped for such as ultrasounds, digital x-rays, echocardiograms, pathology and they have state of the art dental equipment. CVC is proud of their new mobile clinic that serves Rankin and Simpson County. Any service that they offer in the clinic can also be performed in the mobile clinic. They also offer hospice care and excellent boarding facilities. CVC is celebrating 40 years in business this year. Dr. Jim Anderson and Dr. Gail Anderson opened the business in 1978 and have recently retired. Dr. Jenny Sowell was selected as the MVMA Young Veterinarian of the Year this year and Dr. Todd Sullivan received the same award in 2017! Shown in the pictures are Dr. Todd Sullivan, Dr. Jenny Sowell, Dr. Anne Holloway, Client Care Specialist and Licensed Pharmacy Tech Connie Ordonez, Client Care Manager Sheryl Kennedy, Licensed Vet Tech Cierra Abney, Licensed Vet Tech Wes Browne and Amber Sistrunk who is about to finish her degree in Vet Tech. Not pictured is Amanda Luckett who is a Licensed Practical Nurse and also holds a B.S. Degree in Animal Science and Dr. Stacie Sullivan who is a Pharmacist and Co-Owner of Crossgates Veterinary Clinic. CVC has a very impressive staff! Congratulations!!