May 3, 2016

Once Just Passing Through, Now Part of the Community – Davie County Welcomes Shelba D. Johnson Trucking

After 30 years of traveling along NC Highway 64 through Davie County to pick up furniture from the Hickory/Lenoir area, Shelba D. Johnson Trucking, Inc., a leader in the furniture transportation and delivery industry, has opened a furniture distribution center in Mocksville. Another Vacant Building Back in Business – Hiring Now! This new warehouse/distribution center, in the former Baker Furniture Upholstery plant, a 168,820 square foot building located at 970 Milling Road in Mocksville, is an extension of the company’s Lexington distribution center. The company plans to bring 15 new jobs to Davie County, and is currently hiring eight general […]
April 30, 2016

Daniel Boone Family Festival, Saturday May 7, will Dish up Food, Fun, Music and a Heapin’ Helpin’ of History

Free Community Event! 10 AM to 8 PM On Saturday, May 7th, Historic Davie will host the Daniel Boone Family Festival in Historic Downtown Mocksville.  Featuring craftsmen, merchants, educational tours, historic reenactors, food, vendors, contests and live music, there’s something for everyone at the all-day event which kicks off at 10 AM. Retrace the Steps of Daniel Boone, the Revolutionary War, Historic Homes and More! Daniel Boone spent nearly 25 years in the Yadkin Valley area, and two of the three tours revolve around landmarks associated with the Boone clan. The big attraction for Boone buffs are the tours that […]
April 28, 2016

Peachtree Farmers Market Opens this Friday, April 29th!

Spring is in the air and the Davie County Farmers Markets are gearing up!   The Peachtree Farmers Markets Opens this Friday, April 29th The Peachtree Farmers Market will reopen on Friday, April 29, from 3:30-7 pm in the parking lot at Wake Forest Baptist Health Davie Medical Center in the Town of Bermuda Run. For more information, please call (336) 655-4399 or email peachtreefarmersmarket@yadtel.net. Peachtree Farmers Market Vendors The Peachtree Farmers Market is growing and adding new producers for even more fresh, healthy and local products.   The following producers are among those who will attend this Friday. Yellow Bell […]
April 26, 2016

Counting our Lucky Stars in Davie County – SouthPoint Business Park Expanding!

Terry Bralley counts Davie County’s lucky stars every day; one of the brightest is its partnership with the Hollingsworth Companies. The Davie County Economic Development Commission and the Hollingsworth Companies have announced an agreement to expand the SouthPoint Business by an additional 80 acres. Phase II of the SouthPoint Business Park will add three lots to the park with 425,000 square feet to 750,000 square feet of additional industrial space. Only one building of 90,960 square feet is still available from Phase I of the project. “As the supply of quality, modern industrial buildings is dwindling in North Carolina, we […]
April 15, 2016

Celebrate Spring At 5 Davie County Wineries!

Whether it’s a festival, special tasting, or simply a beautiful day to enjoy nature and unwind with family and friends, spring is the perfect time of year to visit all five Davie County wineries and vineyards. Here are some “grape” events coming up soon! April Vineyard Events Chestnut Trail Vineyard’s Music From The Porch – The Stanley Allred Project Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 3-6 pm. Enjoy everything from The Eagles to Incubus, as The Stanley Allred Project plays a variety of pop and country music with 3-part harmony vocals. The band always has a good time when they play, […]
April 7, 2016

Davie County Expanding Retail Options

Davie County – A Picturesque Community with Small Town Charm and Big City Potential. “Davie County continues a remarkable economic recovery, and we have had tremendous success attracting international manufacturing giants including Ashley Furniture, CPP Global, Dex/Volvo, Dunlop Tyre, and Gildan Activewear,“ said Terry Bralley, President of the Davie County Economic Development Commission. “The Davie County Economic Development Commission believes it is now time to direct some of our attention to growing our retail base.”   “We realized as a small community, but with a terrific location connected to a major interstate, we needed the help of an outside professional […]
March 29, 2016

2016 Davie Chamber Annual Signature Women’s Luncheon – Come “Shine” with Us!

The Davie County Chamber of Commerce will host its 2016 Annual Signature Women’s Luncheon on Thursday, April 14th, at WinMock at Kinderton in Bermuda Run starting at 11:30am.  Guests will enjoy a delicious meal created by caterer Bette Hauser of Savory Spoon.  The featured presentation is “S.H.I.N.E. an illuminated Life – 5 Steps to Self-Mastery by Nicole Greer, CEO & Principle Coach of Vibrant Coaching. “The luncheon is always a great networking event for women but it is also a wonderful learning opportunity.   Our presentations often focus on topics of personal enrichment and professional growth.  This year, we are focusing […]
March 23, 2016

Squire Boone Plaza Gets a New Lease on Life

The Squire Boone Plaza in Mocksville is getting a new lease on life with a new owner, a new name, and a fresh coat of paint. But these changes are just the beginning. David Tsui, the new owner, has already replaced the roof, and plans to continue remodeling the newly-named Eastgate Shopping Center, as well as improve the parking lot and walkways. Creating the perfect atmosphere at the right price “I want to make the Eastgate Shopping Center a place that tenants are proud of and customers will want to shop, while also keeping the rent at a reasonable price,” […]
March 19, 2016

Free Health Screenings & More ~ Come out to the Prime of Life Health & Lifestyle Expo

Has your New Year’s resolution to live a healthier lifestyle been derailed? Get back on track by attending the 2016 Prime of Life Health & Lifestyle Expo on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at WinMock at Kinderton in Bermuda Run. Free Community Event Offers Healthy Tips for Everyone Sponsored by the Davie County Chamber, the Prime of Life Health & Lifestyle Expo runs from 10 am to 3 pm and is free to adults of all ages. This annual  community event brings vendors of healthy lifestyle products and services together under one roof to offer Davie County residents a convenient one-stop healthy […]