July 7, 2014

Baseball Playoffs & Cruise-In Monday Night in Mocksville

The Mocksville Davie American Legion baseball team takes on Rowan County in game 2 of the best-of-five series of the Area III playoffs, 7:00 PM at Rich Park in Mocksville on Monday night.  Rowan County has a 1-0 lead in the series after winning the series opener at Newman Park in Salisbury on Sunday night. A Chance to See History According to a report in the Salisbury Post, Rowan has won 16 straight playoff series with Mocksville since 1982, including a rally from a 2-0 deficit to win a best-of-five the last time the programs met in a playoff series […]
July 1, 2014

Celebrate Independence Day all Weekend in Davie County

Patriotism and love of county are alive and well in Davie County.  As our nation celebrates its 238th birthday, our community has a weekend planned that is filled with fun for all ages! Davie County will host fireworks, musical entertainment, parades, classic cars, antique tractors and more as we head into the traditional 4th of July summer holiday season. 6 PM Friday July 4 – Fireworks in the Park – Free Event Independence Day is known for its explosive fireworks, and at Rich Park, Davie County will deliver a most impressive fireworks show.  July 4th, Rich Park is open with […]
June 30, 2014

Mocksville/Davie American Legion Baseball Playoffs Begin 7 PM Tonight at Rich Park in Mocksville with Best of 5 Series

The Mocksville/Davie American Legion Post 54 Baseball team will host North Wilkesboro for game one of the 2014 American Legion Playoffs tonight beginning at 7:00 PM at Rich Park.  The first round is a best of 5 series. After playing 27 games in just 37 days, the Mocksville-Davie American Legion Post 54 team finished the regular season in second place and our boys of summer are in full swing with home field advantage for the first round of the playoffs! American Legion Baseball ~ The Purest Form of the Sport A national sports writer and television producer, Matt Gibson, once […]
June 26, 2014

Final Weekend for Broadway’s Best Season Finale ~ “Broadway Showstoppers”!

Broadway’s Best Theatre Company presents “Broadway Showstoppers” for one final weekend this Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday! There are still seats left for The Bare Bones II Season Finale, “Broadway Show Stoppers” this weekend with shows beginning at 7:30 PM each evening on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, June 26, 27, and 28.  There will be a final matinee show at 2 PM on Sunday, June 29. Don’t wait!  For tickets, please visit www.broadwaysbest.biz. 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 […]
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 […]