Meetings are the third Monday of the month, 12:00 Noon at the Kountry Kitchen Restaurant
Much history is in the making in Albion, Indiana because it is the seat of Noble County government, and has been since 1846. The town's centerpiece is the Noble County Courthouse, on a well-manicured square surrounded on all sides by businesses and offices.
Historical preservation takes place a block away at the Old Jail Museum, which is owned and operated by the Noble County Historical Society.
Albion has been home to such well-known former residents as E. Ross Adair, the late U.S. congressman and ambassador to Ethiopia, and Willis Eagles, the later U.S. Army general.
Albion has the population of 2284 persons and Noble County has a population of 46,275 persons. The estimated population of the twenty (20) mile trading area of Albion is over 90,000.
Albion is located in a gently rolling area of the north central plains. The area has many small lakes formed during the glacial age. These lakes provide many recreational advantages to the area.
Albion Chamber of Commerce
Directory distribution and upcoming events
The Albion Area Chamber of Commerce has distributed the 2015 Albion Chamber of Commerce
Directory to area chamber members. This annual directory is designed to give out of town guests,new community members as well as local residents, a look at what the Albion Area Community has to offer. In turn, it promotes the businesses, services and industries that are Chamber members by listing their name in over 2,000 directories.
The directory is a categorization of the Albion Area Chamber members as well as churches, parks, service organizations and governmental services. Along with their name are their street address,phone number and web site. Also in the brochure is a town map, information on Central Noble Schools, a brief history of the Albion area and the Chamber of Commerce events/ projects/contributions. FREE copies are available at local Chamber members' businesses. If you need additional copies of the directory, call Chamber Board Member Kevin Dreibelbis at 636-2113.
Goodwill Donation Drive
There will be a Goodwill Donation Drive this Saturday, May 9 starting at 9 a.m. and running until the truck is full or Noon. A Goodwill truck will be located in the parking lot east of the Post Office so clean out your closets while helping a good cause.
Stars and Stripes Program
The Stars and Stripes program gives family and friends a chance to recognize their loved one(s) for $50 by sponsoring an American flag in honor or in memory of an individual.
American flags are hung annually on street light posts throughout the town of Albion from Spring through late September. This American heritage not only decorates our small town with patriotism, it helps beautify our streets.
Welcome to Albion Packets are meant to welcome, introduce and help new community members.
The information in the packets is intended to guide new community members in the right direction as to where to go for various products and services. Any chamber business has the option of putting items and informational pieces in these packets. New community citizens can pick up the Welcome to Albion packets at the Noble County Public Library. Contact Sandy Petrie at 636-7197 if you'd like
information placed in the packets.
Chamber Web site
The Chamber web site is full of information about the Albion area. Chamber members and links to their web sites are also listed at www.albionin.org.
A BIG THANK you to Casey Myers, Monty Morr and Pee Wee for putting up another new Welcome to Albion sign. The Albion Chamber of Commerce helped fund this investment.
NEW WELCOME TO ALBION SIGN WITH POST WRAPPED IN VINYL.