During the month of December, I celebrated my one-year anniversary as Chamber president.  There is great leadership in Hillsboro.   I have made a host of new friends and admire the leadership skills and caring hearts of so many.  While a few businesses have closed their doors this year, others have opened for business.  From all indications the economy is on an upward trajectory.   The Outlets at Hillsboro has added new stores.   There is a new excitement in downtown as well.  Karen Warren and  Natalie Meeks have stepped into the Interim Main Street Manager role and planned the Cotton Pickin’ Fair, Halloween Haunted House, and Christmas on Elm among other events……  Click Here To Read More.