May 15, 2018

NC Reads – Learn How You Can Help

Summer learning loss erases gains made during the school year, but summer learning programs keep kids growing! Studies show that children who read at least six books during the summer maintain or improve their reading skills, while children who didn’t read any books saw their reading skills decline by as much as one grade level. You can help! The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s statewide summer reading initiative, NC Reads, is underway and has four goals: ensure that preschool and elementary students have books to read at home so that they learn the joy of reading from an early […]
May 8, 2018

Davie County Relay For Life – This Friday, May 11th

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life movement is the world’s largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer.  It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and to take action to finish the fight once and for all!! Davie County’s Relay for Life event will be held this Friday, May 11th from 6 p.m. to midnight at Davie High. RAIN OR SHINE! Bring your lawn chair and enjoy! Food vendors on site!   Every Dollar Makes a Difference! At Relay For Life no donation is too small, each and […]
May 2, 2018

Daniel Boone Family Festival, Saturday May 5th, will Dish up Food, Fun, Music and a Heapin’ Helpin’ of History

Free Community Event! 10 AM to 8:30 PM On Saturday, May 5th, Historic Davie will host the Daniel Boone Family Festival in Historic Downtown Mocksville.  Featuring local artisans,  historic reenactors, Fort Dobbs, historical tours throughout the county, food,  contests and live music, and a kids area with free pony rides, inflatables and balloon artistry, there’s something for everyone at the all-day event which runs from 10 a.m – 5 p.m. Live musical entertainment will continue until 8:30 p.m. Retrace the Steps of Daniel Boone, the Revolutionary War, Historic Homes and More! Daniel Boone spent nearly 25 years in the Yadkin […]
April 29, 2018

The Mocksville Farmers Market opens Wednesday, May 2nd!

Ready for some tantalizingly tasty fresh produce? The Mocksville Farmer’s Market will open Wednesday, May 2nd, from 3 – 6 p.m. in the Junker’s Mill parking lot located at 107 S Salisbury St. in Mocksville. The Mocksville Farmers Market is proud to provide a community market for consumers, farmers and artisans to buy and sell local fruits, vegetables, plants and handmade crafts.  In addition to fresh produce, the market offers baked goods, jams, candles, soaps, creams, lotions, farm art, honey, meats, berries, eggs, flowers and more! Join them as they promote “Eat Fresh, Healthy and Local”. “We are excited to […]
April 26, 2018

Free Concert in Bermuda Run this Saturday! – Triad Harmony Express

It will be an evening of A capella perfection as Triad Harmony Express kicks off Bermuda Run’s Sounds on the Square concert series this Saturday night, April 27th, from 7 – 9 p.m. at the gazebo near Town Hall in the Kinderton Business Park. This is the first of five free concerts co-sponsored by the Town of Bermuda Run and the Davie County Arts Council.  The concert series offers something for everyone — Beach Music, Top 40, Oldies, Country, Classical, Jazz, the hits of the 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s, and the best of the Eagles. You won’t want to […]
April 25, 2018

Bermuda Run Farmers Market Opens Friday!

The Bermuda Run Farmers Market (formerly the Peachtree Farmers Market) will open this Friday, April 27th, from 3:30-7 p.m. in the parking lot at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Davie Medical Center. The market offers customers such things as fresh vegetables, cut flowers, potted plants, baked goods, redskin peanuts, seafood, pork and beef, dried apples, stone ground cornmeal and grits, and goat milk soap. In its fourth year, the market represents a group of local farmers/vendors who all reside within 50 miles of Mocksville. The market will operate every Friday night from April 27th until Nov 2nd this season. To find out […]
April 23, 2018

Eastgate Shopping Center Continues to Bring New Retail Options to Mocksville

When David Tsui purchased the Squire Boone Plaza in Mocksville he promised to give it a new lease on life by bringing new retail stores to Davie County. Fast forward two years, and the center is bustling with the grand opening of Tractor Supply Company last week in the former Food Lion. Furniture Mattress Warehouse opened in the old Walmart in March. Promise made. Promise delivered. “We want to thank the community for the support we have gotten in the redevelopment of the shopping center and feel that this is a good example of how a partnership with the Chamber […]
April 18, 2018

Free Community Event This Saturday ~ KidsFest: Fun for the Whole Family

KidsFest: Fun for the Whole Family will be held Saturday, April 21st from 10 a.m.until 2 p.m. at the Brock Gym and Masonic Picnic Grounds located at 644 North Main Street in Mocksville. This free community event is sponsored by Smart Start of Davie County in conjunction with Davie Recreation and Parks and Davie Family YMCA and will occur rain or shine.  The goal of KidsFest is to provide a fun day of learning for children and to raising awareness for the services and activities available to families of young children in Davie County. KidsFest is a community collaboration with […]
April 17, 2018

Bermuda Run Garden Club Invites you to “Feed the Beast!” – Shred Event Saturday, April 21st

Now that taxes are behind you it’s time to purge those piles, clean out those cabinets, and support your community. The Bermuda Run Garden Club would like to help you get rid of your old, outdated paperwork during their biannual paper-shredding event on Saturday, April 21st, rain or shine. The event will take place from 9 am – noon in the Bermuda Run Town Hall parking off US 158 at 120 Kinderton Boulevard. Cor365’s mobile truck, “The Beast,”  will shred your papers onsite to protect your privacy. Shredding outdated personal documents, bank statements, insurance policies, etc. helps to eliminate identity […]