Christmas on Main Street The Theme of the 20111 Mocksville Christmas Parade is “Christmas on Main Street, ” celebrating the 20 year anniversary of Mocksville being a “Main Street Community,” a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. The 2011 Mocksville Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December3rd at 2 PM. Christmas Parades commemorate the past through the traditions of Christmas; celebrate the present by bringing together the best in civic groups, churches, businesses, schools, community leaders and public servants; and present a vision of hope to the next generation for a strong and prosperous future. We were […]
A “Tribute Tree” to honor and/or remember those who serve or have served to protect our freedom will be located beside the Mocksville Police Department during the 2011 holiday season. The Goal is to fill the Entire Tree with Flags! For each $1 contribution, a United States flag will be placed on the tree to represent a designated service person. The contributions will be presented to the Davie County Veteran’s Administration for local veteran services. How to Honor/Remember a Service Member Make your $1 contribution and designate a service person to honor or remember in any of the stores in […]
Historic Downtown Mocksville ~ Open House & Holiday Lights Visitors, local residents and shoppers of all varieties helped kick-off the holiday season in style during the Historic Downtown Mocksville Open House. The weather was picture perfect, and the folks strolling through the shops added to the warm holiday mood while Christmas lights bathed the buildings in a soft glow as night drew over the town. Enjoy a full screen slide-show of Window Shopping Under the Lights. An Abundance of Good Cheer! This annual event included live musical performances, the annual Christmas Ornament unveiling and artist signing, holiday photo sessions, local-author […]
Historic Downtown Mocksville will host the annual Christmas Open House this Sunday form 1-5 PM. This is your opportunity to experience the excitement of the upcoming holiday season right here in Davie County. Most of the shops in town will be open with holiday displays and holiday gift ideas. Live Music and Author Book Signings Entertainment for the day will include the Sing-A-Long with Breeze Band will be performing holiday and traditional favorites. Jane McAllister, of Davie County, will be autographing copies of her newest book, “Images of America: Mocksville.” Marie Roth, of Advance, NC will also be on hand […]
The Mocksville Woman’s Club and the Town of Mocksville celebrate America Recycles Day from noon until 2:00 PM today at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater. Davie County Schools and local businesses are busy helping protect our environment and their customers by recycling confidential paper reports and other items in a “Shred South” commercial shredding truck set up for this purpose today. This commercial shredding service is being offered to residents and businesses at no cost during this free community event. Thank you to Shred South, the Mocksville Woman’s Club and the Town of Mocksville for hosting this event to celebrate America […]
Research shows that asking people to make a commitment to recycle actually builds motivation that leads to lasting changes in behavior. By asking people to “Take the Pledge”, you are joining thousands of America Recycles Day (ARD) organizers across the country working to increase recycling in their communities by motivating their businesses, families, friends, neighbors and co-workers to recycle more. Together, we can, motivate Americans to recycle more. “Take the Pledge” http://americarecyclesday.org/pledge/ A partnership of the Mocksville Woman’s Club and the Town of Mocksville A paper document shredding event has been scheduled to promote recycling awareness. Shred South will be […]
11:11 11/11/11 I just happened to look at my phone while taking pictures during the Veteran’s Day celebration in Mocksville today ~ Happy Veteran’s Day and thank you to all who have served and who are still serving today!
The four oak trees standing tall on the square in historic downtown Mocksville were a perfect setting as Davie County came together to honor our veterans today. The Davie County High School Woodwinds Ensemble, the Jr. ROTC, scouts, veteran’s, students, community leaders and citizens came together today to honor our veterans. A small sample of the sights and sounds form the day are posted below.
National Flooring Distributors of Louisville, Kentucky will open a 31,500 square foot manufacturing operation on Industrial Boulevard in Mocksville. Production at the plant will begin ramping up before 2011 year end and dozens of new jobs will be created before the plant reaches production capacity of 20,000 square feet per 8 hour shift. Employment growth at the plant should continue through at least 2012. Betting on the Future in Mocksville, NC Lee Harmeling, the owner of National Flooring Distributors is confident that the US economy will rebound. “Domestic manufacturing capacity for wood flooring has been shrinking for several years due […]