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February 20, 2014

Education chief to speak at annual chamber dinner

NEW CASTLE — The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce will have its annual dinner March 12.

The event, at the Scottish Rite Cathedral in New Castle, will feature Carolyn Dumaresq, Pennsylvania’s acting secretary of education, as the keynote speaker.

Dumaresq was appointed by Gov. Tom Corbett to serve as secretary of education on Aug. 26.

This year’s dinner theme is “Education 2.0: Meeting the Challenge.”

The social hour is 5 to 6 p.m., followed by dinner at 6. The cost to attend is $65 per person or $650 for a table of 10.

To make reservations, contact lottie@lawrencecountychamber.org or call (724) 654-5593. Non-chamber members are welcome to attend.

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