June 18, 2013

Taste Award Winning Wines From Three Davie County Vineyards!

Three Davie County vineyards are home to a variety of award winning wines available to suit any taste.  Spring and summer are a great time to experience the scenic beauty, enjoy tastings and take part in a variety of scheduled events.  Event schedules for each vineyard are available on the vineyard web sites.  A map of locations with driving directions are also included below. RayLen Vineyards & Winery 3577 Highway 158 Mocksville, NC 27028 (336) 998-3100 http://www.raylenvineyards.com Monday-Saturday 11:00AM-6:00PM The first vines for RayLen Vineyards & Winery were planted in 1999 when Joe and Joyce Neely purchased the property. Until […]
June 13, 2013

Important Announcement – Community Movie Night Postponed Until Friday, June 14

Due to the likelihood of strong thunderstorms and high winds this evening, Community Movie Night at WInMock has been rescheduled for Friday evening, June 14 at 8:30 PM.   We expect great weather Friday evening so come on out and join us for the Universal Pictures film, “Despicable Me”. Remember, I-40 Westbound Traffic will be redirected to US 158 around 8:00 PM on Friday.  Come early, relax, and watch a great movie while everyone drives by watching US!  See you on Friday at Winmock!
June 12, 2013

Community Movie Night at WinMock this Thursday

Come on out for some family-friendly outdoor entertainment this Thursday evening.  WinMock at Kinderton presents the hit move “Despicable Me” at 8:30 PM on Thursday, June 13. Admission is free and there will be fresh hot popcorn and beverages available for purchase. A donation of canned goods for Storehouse for Jesus is encouraged. Bring your chairs and blankets and come sit out on the lawn at WinMock. This hit movie from Universal Pictures earned rave reivews.  three books, a video game and several other products based on the movie have also been released.  “Despicable Me 2” A sequel to the […]
June 10, 2013

From Davie County Farms to Your Supper Table ~ Another Option? “CSA”

Enjoy garden fresh produce all season long People with their own vegetable gardens understand the delicious “snap” and outstanding flavor of fresh picked produce. It’s called “Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) – and it links local residents to local farmers, eliminating “the middleman” and increasing the benefits to both the farmer and your family.Subscribing to shares of a local CSA farm make it easy to treat your family to those fresh-picked flavors and wholesome nutrition of days gone by. There are two CSA farms right here in Davie County In a CSA program, a farmer grows food for a group of […]
June 7, 2013

Traveler Alert! Weather Postpones I-40 Construction – No Closure This Weekend

Wet weather this week has postponed the I-40 construction project and the road will remain open throughout this weekend.   A new concrete overlay is being placed on the riding surface of the I-40 bridge at the Forsyth/Davie County line at mile marker 181 approximately 1 mile west of the Harper Rd. interchange (Exit 182).  On weekends that the road construction occurs, a signed detour will run from the Harper Road exit to highway 158, then to highway 801, then back onto I-40 at Bermuda Run (see map). Alternate Route While traffic from the detour is manageable during non peak […]
June 5, 2013

Have Fun, Save Money & Live Longer ~ Davie County Farmer’s Markets Friday and Saturday

Peachtree Farmer’s Market is open from 4:00 until 8:00 every Friday evening.  It is located behind Bojangle’s in Bermuda Run on the corner of NC Highway 801 and Peachtree Lane.  Many local farmers bring their goods for sale, and the atmosphere is friendly and inviting.  There are numerous choices at Peachtree, varying from homemade soaps to fresh local meat, and of course produce.  The Farmington Farmer’s Market is open from 8 am to 1 pm at the Farmington Community Center located at 1723 Farmington Road.  This farmer’s market provides locally grown produce, honey, jellies and local homemade items. Have fun […]
June 4, 2013

The Davie Family YMCA Keeps Families Moving, Learning and Growing All Summer

The Davie County YMCA – Helping people reach their God-given potential in spirit, mind and body.    If you’re looking for a place that you know your child will love and be safe for before and after school care, the YMCA has you covered. They offer before and after school care for children in elementary school. The Davie Family Y also offers “Child Watching” a service for busy families; whether you’re trying to get in a quick work out or just need someone to watch your children for a few hours of free time. Younger kids aren’t the only ones […]
May 31, 2013

Traveler Alert! Weekend Construction Begins Tonight ~ Will Close I-40 Westbound for 3 Weekends

Beginning at 8 PM tonight, May 31st, 2013 all lanes of westbound I-40 at the Yadkin River bridge will be closed weekends to place a new concrete overlay on the bridge surface. A new concrete overlay will be placed on the riding surface of the bridge. The bridge is at the Forsyth/Davie County line at mile marker 181 approximately 1 mile west of the Harper Rd. interchange (Exit 182).  A signed detour will run from the Harper Road exit to highway 158, then to highway 801, then back onto I-40 at Bermuda Run (see map). Closure Schedule – Weather Permitting  […]
May 29, 2013

Remembering Josh Rominger ~ Josh’s Jog 5k for ACS Saturday, June 1st

Josh’s Jog is a 5k jog/run in Mocksville this Saturday, June 1st, 2013. The second annual fund raiser for the American Cancer Society will take place in honor of Josh Rominger, a senior at Davie County High School who passed away on April 10th, 2013 after a battle with cancer. This “jog” is fit for EVERYONE! At 9:00 am, those who would like to compete in the “true and competitive” 5k race will begin. Following the racers, at approximately 9:05 am, the rest of the participants will begin. Feel free to walk, jog, run, or even bring your friendly dog […]