The Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce works with businesses, governments, nonprofits and other organizations to address complex challenges on a regional scale. All for the economic growth & development of Jackson County Alabama. Our partners contribute more than money. We rely on their ideas, volunteer power, in-kind support and expert opinion as we work to build stronger communities throughout the Tennessee Valley Region.

Jackson County Commission


We are proud to work alongside five elected members of the Jackson County Commission whose mission is to provide leadership, resources, and citizen services to people who live, visit, and work in Jackson CountyAlabama.

land trust of north alabama

The Land Trust provides stewardship for green space in North Alabama, with a mission to preserve North Alabama’s scenic, historic and ecological resources through conservation, advocacy, recreation and education.



The Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama consists of Chambers of Commerce, their executives and staff, and members of business and community organizations who work together to build a better Alabama.

We are proud to have the chance to work alongside The Jackson County Economic Authority over the past 25+ years. Our partnership has resulted in countless projects that have increased the economic impact in Jackson County.

On June 1, 2018 Main Street Alabama designate the Square in Scottsboro as a Main Street district and we are proud to support the building process.

We are grateful for our partnership with the Scottsboro City in many capacities. They are one of our Chairman’s Circle Investors and work with us on projects and events that contribute to a higher quality of life here in our county seat.

We are proud partners of the leading organization dedicated to improving the economic vitality throughout the Southeast.

We are proud members of the leading tourism entity for all 16 counties across North Alabama. Our partnership has resulted in a strong voice in advocacy and tourism growth in Jackson County.

As the States tourism department, we are proud to partner up in order to ensure Jackson County receives the best possible representation as a national and worldwide tourism destination.

With more caves per square foot than any other place in the country, we are proud to be among SCCi’s 1000+ members who support the mission of balancing cave conservation with recreation.

We are proud members of the Thrive Regional Partnership which is an unprecedented, collaborative organization that unites people across the tri-state region to preserve community and natural character for generations to come.

As strong political advocates for local businesses we are proud to work alongside the BCA who fights every day for businessmen and women to be able to sign the front of a paycheck, so that others can sign the back.


256 Magazine

256 Magazine is North Alabama's premier local lifestyle resource.  Published every six weeks, (eight times per year), 256 Magazine offers a great marketing opportunity to reach our over 40,500 readers and your potential new customers across the Tennessee Valley. 

As a Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce Member, all first-time advertisers are eligible to receive a 50% discount off any ad campaign of three or more issues,  a half-page ad or larger.  Each ad campaign of three or more issues also includes a half-page editorial business profile, web banner with a link on 256magazine.com, and social media posts.