Pres. George W. Bush to speak at Athens Chamber benefit

ATHENS, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The 43rd President of the United States is coming to East Tennessee in June.

George W. Bush will speak at the 13th annual Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Benefit on June 22.

Chamber officials say funds raised by the event will be used to rebuild the chamber's office after fires hit the downtown area in 2017.

For tickets, contact the chamber office at 423-745-0334.