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News Release: 2/12/2021

 
 
Don't forget to get your ticket for a chance to win 4 tickets to the U of L Men's Basketball game February 24th VS Notre Dame!
 
Enter with Venmo at @shelbycochamber
 
Make sure to include your business name when purchasing tickets!
 
$25 each entry for over a $260 value!
 
 
 
Tickets donated by our sponsor!
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
 
Now accepting requests for Morning Mixers and Business After Hours!
Receive a 50% discount through the end of March!
 
 
 
 
FEBRUARY 17TH - MORNING MIXER @ SHELBY COUNTY FISCAL COURT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MARCH 1ST -
RIBBON CUTTING @ SERVPRO
 
***PLEASE NOTE THAT FOR ALL EVENTS GUIDELINES WILL BE FOLLOWED TO ALLOW GATHERINGS, MASKS TO BE WORN WHEN UNABLE TO SOCIAL DISTANCE, TEMPERATURE CHECKS WHEN ENTERING FACILITIES AND CONTACT LOG MAY BE KEPT AT HOSTS DISCRETION. ***
 
VACCINE UPDATE VIA NORTH CENTRAL DISTRICT HEALTH DEPARTMENT
 
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN RECEVING A VACCINE, PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM. THIS DOES NOT GUARANTEE AN APPOINTMENT AND IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.
 
 
ONCE APPOINTMENT IS SET, PLEASE BRING THE ATTACHED DOCUMENT TO APPOINTMENT
 
We are asking members to take a moment and please fill out a survey for U of L Health Shelbyville Hospital
 
Current Case Information
 
Henry - 1042 Cases Total (71 active)
Shelby - 4097 Cases Total (239 active)
Spencer - 1407 Cases Total (86 active)
Trimble - 591 Cases Total (31 active)
 
 
TOTAL CASES RECOVERED: 6633
 
 
Governor Update
FEBRUARY 11TH 2021
 
Case Details
384,903 total cases
86,961 probable
297,942 confirmed
1880 new cases
724 probable
1156 confirmed
4211 total deaths
381 probable deaths
3830 confirmed
36 new deaths
5 probable
31 confirmed
0 duplication
4,252,307 have been tested
280,089 positive tests total
45,451 at least recovered cases
7.08% positive rate
1142 hospitalized
278 in ICU
156 on ventilators
 
 
Top counties with positive cases and new cases
  • Jefferson 283
  • Fayette 109
  • Kenton 104
 
 
VACCINE UPDATE
  • Kentucky will get another increase in number of vaccines being sent, will have 28% increase
 
150 new vaccination sites
10 Krogers, 15 Wal-Marts, 125 pharmacies
 
Six New Regional COVID-19 Vaccine Sites
Kentuckians can see a full list of new regional sites here. Learn more about signing for appointments at all regional vaccination sites here.
 
Kroger Stores Offering COVID-19 Vaccines
Kentuckians can see a full list of Kroger store sites hereSign up for Kroger store vaccine appointments here.
 
Walmart Stores Offering COVID-19
Vaccines
Kentuckians can see a full list of Walmart sites hereSchedule here for Walmart store appointments beginning Feb. 15, 2021 at 5 p.m. EST
 
Walgreens
Individuals can sign up for Walgreens appointments here. Kentuckians will need to create a Walgreens account for scheduling opportunities. 
 
VACCINE PHASES
The planned vaccination phases are:
  • Phase 1a: Long-term care facilities, assisted living facilities, health care personnel
  • Phase 1b: First responders, Kentuckians age >= 70, K-12 school personnel
  • Phase 1c: Kentuckians age >= 60, anyone older than 16 with U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) highest-risk conditions for COVID-19, all essential workers
  • Phase 2: Age >= 40
  • Phase 3: Age >= 16
  • Phase 4: Children under the age of 16 if the vaccine is approved for this age group (estimated to comprise 18% of Kentucky’s population)
 
 
  • Long Term Care Update
  • CVS completed 88% vaccinations in long term care facilities and 79% in assisted living facilities
  • Walgreens completed 100% vaccinations in long term care facilities and 90% in assisted living facilities
  • Unemployment Update
  • If a recipient did not change payment information from debit card to direct deposit then a paper check was mailed for benefits February 1st.
 
 
MAKE SURE TO CONNECT WITH US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
 
 
 
 
 
Welcome to the Shelby County
Chamber of Commerce
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Broadline Farrier Solutions

Victoria Broadus
 
CHAMBER MEMBER ADVERTISEMENTS
 
  • Updated headshots show you are current and keeping up to date with your business
  • A professional headshot establishes you in a professional manner
  • A way for current and potential customers to recognize you
  • Great for all your marketing needs (website, social media, promotional flyers, LinkedIn)
 
Perfect For All Business Owners and Professionals:
  • MLM Consultants (Mary Kay, Arbonne, Scentsy, Papparazi etc.)
  • Real Estate Agents
  • Medical Professionals
  • Small Business Owners & Entrepreneurs
  • For Resumes
  • Anyone who is ready to take their business to the next level with a professional headshot or update their current headshot
Headshot Session on Saturday, February 27, 2021
10:00am - 3:30pm - 15 minute sessions 
Location: 164 Plantation Drive, Shelbyville, KY 40065
Limited spaces available, special pricing! Book Quick
 
Session is $75.00 and is valid for 1 person (group shots not available). 2 digital images included with session fee. Additional images available for purchase at the rate of $30.00 each. Selections will be made at the time of the session, and will be professionally edited and delivered within 1 week via email.
 
*Session fee due at booking. Selections made immediately after session. $30.00 each for any additional images purchased due day of session.
 
Petersen Photography, LLC
Certified Professional Photographer
(502) 437-4423
 
 
 
 
 
Don't forget, we are offering FREE radio spotlights to our members!
 
All you have to do is email Beth to get the ball rolling!
 
 
BUSINESS NEWS
 
  • EMPLOYEE RETENTION TAX CREDIT (ERC) -- Get up to $19,000 for each employee you keep on during 2020 and 2021. Read more in this PDF.
  •  Then download this Free ERC Calculator 
  • PPP2 Loans -- The "Second Draw PPP Loans" are just a great as the first ones. If your business was down in any quarter of 2020, you probably qualify. The rules are different for each type of business entity, so we created a free PPP2 calculator to find out how much you qualify for. 
  • PPP Forgiveness -- It's time to start calculating your Forgiveness for the first PPP. The rules are complex, but figure your forgiveness using the internet's best Forgiveness Calculator -- it's also free. 
  • SBA DEBT RELIEF -- DId you hear that the SBA will be making 6 payments on most of the business loans underwritten by the SBA -- even the "micro-loans" for equipment and working capital?  Here's the link to read more.
 
 
FRAUDULENT LETTERS BEING SENT TO KENTUCKIANS ABOUT UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE BENEFITS
Many Kentuckians have been receiving fraudulent letters stating they are entitled to unemployment insurance benefits with a dollar amount attached to it made to look as though it is coming from the state’s offices.
 
The governor’s office has confirmed with the Kentucky Chamber these letters are not coming from the state and is encouraging individuals to report these issues. 
 
 
Presidential Sponsors
 
Shelby County Chamber of Commerce
316 Main Street
Shelbyville, KY 40065

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