June 23, 2014

Bermuda Run Country Club to Host 2014 Wyndham Championship Qualifier for PGA Tour

The Bermuda Run Country Club will host the Monday Qualifier on August 11, 2014 for the 2014 PGA Tour Wyndham Championship held at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro.  The East Course at Bermuda Run will serve as host for this year’s Monday Qualifier on Monday, August 11 along with the Thursday Pre-Qualifier on Thursday, August 7. Pre-Qualifying will be held on Thursday, August 7th.  The field is limited to 156 players with the top 50 and ties advancing to the Monday Qualifier for the Wyndham Championship. The Monday Qualifier, scheduled for August 11, will have approximately 100 golfers including the […]
June 20, 2014

H.K. “Zeke” Saunders to Receive Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award at Sugar Valley Airport

On Saturday, June 21, Sugar Valley Airport in Mocksville will host the Federal Aviation Administration presentation of a lifetime achievement award, the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award, to H.K. “Zeke” Saunders of Winston Salem, NC.  The presentation by the Federal Aviation Administration will begin promptly at 10:30 AM in the blue hangar at Sugar Valley Airport. The Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award recognizes pilots who have demonstrated professionalism, skill and aviation expertise by maintaining safe operations for 50 or more years. Recipients are awarded a certificate and a lapel pin and are recognized in the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award […]
June 17, 2014

Don’t Miss “Broadway Showstoppers”! Broadway’s Best Season Finale Opens This Week

Broadway’s Best Theatre Company presents “Broadway Showstoppers” this week and next!  Located at 103 Beechtree Place in Mocksville, the theatre is just off of Interstate 40 at the Farmington Road exit in Mocksville.  Broadway Showstoppers is a compilation of tunes from Broadway that stopped the show.  This is the final show of the Broadway’s Best 2014 Bare Bones Season! Broadway’s Best Theatre Company of NC Imagine a place where every summer you can go to see delightful, tune-filled Broadway musicals and hilarious comedies performed by professional actors, dancers and musicians… with sets and lights designed by professional designers and technicians.  […]
June 13, 2014

Time for a New Career? Industrial Maintenance Certification Program Starting Soon at DCCC Davie Campus

What do Ashley Furniture, Pro Refrigeration, Ingersoll Rand, Hampton Inn, Wake Forest Baptist Health Davie Campus, Lee Jeans, Funder America, Avgol and CPP Global all have in common?  They have all expanded or opened new facilities in Davie County over the last several years… AND, they all have industrial maintenance needs. In a perfect example of how North Carolina Community Colleges respond to the needs of local industry and prepare students for local careers, the Davie Campus of Davidson County Community College will offer a new short-term certification program in Industrial Maintenance, beginning fall 2014. Program participants will have the […]
June 10, 2014

Mocksville Farmers Market 3-6 pm Wednesday ~ Have Fun, Save Money & Live Longer

The Mocksville Farmers Market is open each Wednesday from 3-6 pm in the Mocksville Town Hall Parking Lot located at 171 S. Clement St in Mocksville, just a block down W Depot Street from the town square.  For more information please call 336-671-0553 or 336-753-6700. The Mocksville Farmers Market is growing and adding new producers for even more fresh, healthy and local products.   The following producers are among those who attend each Wednesday. Holton Hollar Farms ~ homemade cheese Keiffer’s Farm ~ vegetables, jams, jellies Creek Ridge Farm ~ vegetables Galliher Farm ~ plants, flowers Steve Gautheaux ~ pralines Glen […]
June 5, 2014

Great Turnout for Town of Bermuda Run Community Celebration

The Town of Bermuda Run hosted a community celebration on Saturday, May 31, 2014 to commemorate the Town’s 15th Anniversary and the entire Davie County community was invited to attend. Bermuda Run has grown to be more than a gated community and now includes hotels, restaurants, housing developments and more along stretches of highways 801 and 158. The celebration served as an opportunity for the community at large to learn more about Bermuda Run and how it supports the overall community and its residents. Recent developments, from WinMock at Kinderton to Wake Forest Baptist Health Davie Medical Center, have made […]
June 4, 2014

Davie County Industry & Education Join Forces for Workforce Development

The Davie County Economic Development Commission (EDC) has announced the Partnership for Workforce Development.  The Partnership for Workforce Development is a partnership between Davie County industry, the EDC, the Davie County School System, and Davidson County Community College.  This Partnership combines the building blocks for continued economic development in Davie County. Thousands of new jobs have been created in Davie County over the last 5 years in the areas of advanced manufacturing, health care, engineering, quality control, logistics, warehousing and distribution.  The Partnership for Workforce Development will help Davie County students acquire the skills for success in the 21st century […]
May 29, 2014

Free Community Event this Weekend – Town of Bermuda Run Celebrates 15 Years

The Town of Bermuda Run is hosting a community celebration on Saturday, May 31 from 4-8 p.m. to commemorate the Town’s 15th Anniversary and the entire Davie County community is invited to attend. The Town hopes this event will serve as an opportunity for the community at large to learn more about Bermuda Run and how it supports the overall community and its residents. The Town of Bermuda Run has grown to be more than a gated community and now includes hotels, restaurants, housing developments and more along stretches of highways 801 and 158. Recent developments, from WinMock at Kinderton […]
May 28, 2014

House of Raeford Farms, Inc. Bringing 200 Jobs back to Davie County

After being closed for more than 2 years, the former Crestwood Farms (Townsends) processing plant on Eaton Road in Mocksville is up and running again.  Like a knight on a white horse, House or Raeford Farms is bringing the plant back to life and bringing up to 200 jobs back to this Mocksville location. Pioneers of the poultry industry since WW II, and family owned, House of Raeford Farms is operated and based out of Rose Hill, North Carolina with additional facilities in Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, and South Carolina.  With over 5,500 employees, House of Raeford Farms is one […]