More than a dozen Neligh Chamber of Commerce members attended the ribbon cutting for State Farm Insurance on Thursday afternoon.
A customer appreciation and Chamber After Hours event followed at the American Legion.
Melissa Smith of Neligh assumed the role as State Farm Agent on January 1.
Team members are Sandy Krohn of Albion and Candice Hoke of Orchard. Hoke is the Marketing Coordinator.
At the ribbon cutting, Smith was presented with a First Dollar plaque from Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors Krista Schindler, Carrie Pitzer, Koryn Koinzan, Craig Smith, Bryan Hohnholt, Tara Smith and Brandon Doke.
Smith, who is a past president of the Chamber, is a longtime resident of Neligh and owns Big Red Motorsports with her husband, Craig. They have locations in both Neligh and O'Neill. They also own Smitty's Super Clean in Neligh.
The State Farm office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Smith and associates can be reached by calling 402-887-5156.