A big night for business

The Roxboro Area Chamber of  Commerce held its annual banquet and two recognitions won heary praise from the crowd.

‘N Touch Wireless, owned by Dale and Wendy Fortner, was named Small Business of the Year.

The award was presented to the Fortners by Small Business Center Director Scott Keen and last year’s winner of the award, John Bullock.

Reggie Horton was recognized as the chamber champion. Horton stays busy with a number of civic obligations, ranging from his advocacy work for veterans through the American Legion Post 138 to service as a city council member.

“Every day he comes into our office and asks us ‘Is there anything I can do for you today,'”chamber director Lisa Busjahn said.