From left, Alexandra Kosmitis and columnist, blogger and raconteur nonpareil Rex Nelson share a moment of mirth with their table mates at the Pine Bluff Regional Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner at the Pine Bluff Country Club Thursday night. Nelson was the featured speaker at the event. Chamber Executive Director Nancy McNew said the dinner sold out at 190 tickets — and that the attendance was larger than the 2017 event. Special to the Commercial/Joe Dempsey