Salado Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member Arts & Leisure Salado with a ribbon cutting on Oct. 18. Arts & Leisure Salado is an artisan cooperative of locally handcrafted artworks. Inside you will find Journeys by Patti, Dream Vacations. Shown above with ambassador Curt Strong are (front row) Helen Alexander (artisan) Cindy Pietrowski (artisan) Barry Rodriguez (artisan) and Linda Mae Knicely (Owner, Artisan).
Melanie Kirchmeier won the five-day Carnival cruise during a drawing at the ribbon cutting of Arts & Leisure Salado. The five-day Carnival Cruise from Galveston was donated by Journeys by Patti, Dream Vacations. Patti Riley is shown above (at right) with Kirchmeier.