October 3, 2011

House Raffle ~ Win a 3 Bedroom Home!

With the bust in the housing market, there are a lot of deals to be had for someone wanting to purchase a home. A “house raffle” in Davie County is perhaps the sweetest of them all. The Grand Prize of the Cooleemee House Raffle is an historic 3 bedroom mill cottage. Raffle tickets are $100 each. An “Early Bird” drawing will determine the winner of a $1,000 cash prize when 500 tickets are sold. The Grand Prize drawing will take place in January, 2012 or when 1,000 have been purchased. All ticket sales will be conducted via the Internet through […]
September 30, 2011

Enjoy This Beautiful Weekend in Davie County!

War Eagles Football ~ Homecoming and “Touchdowns for Education” Your Davie County War Eagles will are celebrating homecoming with a home game against Reynolds High School at 7:30 Friday night.   Since 2007, businesses and individuals from across the county have joined the “Team” to raise more than $30,000 for college scholarships!  Read more about the Davie Community Foundation and Touchdowns for Education! Cooleemee Recreation Department 1st Annual Golf Tournament The Cooleemee Recreation’s 1st Annual Golf Tournament at Lake Louise (Hickory Hill) Golf Course is Saturday, October 1st at 9 AM with registration beginning at 8 AM.   There may still be […]
September 28, 2011

42nd Annual Chamber Awards Gala Event at WinMock at Kinderton ~ Tickets Still Available!

A Gala Event ~ The Tradition Continues The Davie County Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Gala has been a signature Davie County event since 1970.  The tradition continues on Thursday, October 6th and tickets are still available! WinMock at Kinderton For 2011, this gala event will be held at Davie County’s newest event destination ~ WInMock at Kinderton! Magnificent. Elegant. Unique. Historically significant.  All are terms that describe WinMock at Kinderton and yet no one adjective fully describes this amazing 1920’s barn turned special events and conference facility, the site of magnificent weddings, elegant social functions, and distinctive corporate events. […]
September 23, 2011

Free Concert This Saturday ~ “The Tams” Carolina Beach Music Night at Junker’s Mill!

“Be Young … Be Foolish … Be Happy!” and Be THERE! Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy old fashioned Carolina style beach music under the stars ~ it’s Beach Music Night at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater in historic downtown Mocksville this Saturday, September 24th, from 6:30 to 10:30 PM. Put on Your Shagging Shoes! The Tams, America’s all-time favorite beach band will play your favorite Beach Music hits, “What Kind of a Fool (Do You Think I Am),” “Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy,” “Hey Girl Don’t Bother Me” and so many more Carolina Beach Music Classics. Just Bring Lawn […]
September 13, 2011

Save the Dates ~ Free Entertainment and Events Coming to Historic Downtown Mocksville!

Free Event! Saturday, September 17th ~  D.C. Express Concert on the Square from 7-9 PM Bring a chair for sitting under the oaks on the square in downtown Mocksville near Restaurant 101 and enjoy a Blue Grass concert from 7 to 9 PM.  D.C. Express is a group of talented local blue grass musicians who will surely be Jammin’ on the Square! Free Event! Saturday, September 24th ~ The Tams Beach Music at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater from 7-10:30 PM The outdoor theater at Junker’s Mill in historic downtown Mocksville has become a leading local venue for music, dance, theater […]
September 5, 2011

Labor Day ~ Moral and Spiritual Significance

Work ~ Value and Rewards A federal holiday since 1894, Labor Day celebrates the value of work and the rewards it brings.  Labor day also pays tribute to the strength and vitality of the American labor force and its contribution to America’s strength, freedom and political democracy. Work ~ Moral and Spiritual Significance In “The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism” Max Weber claimed in 1904 that worldly activities dedicated to economic gain are endowed with moral and spiritual significance. Labor Day Inspiration ~ Happy Labor Day! 
September 2, 2011

Dozens of Celebrity-Guest Golf Professionals Will Play in 14th Annual Tournament!

14th Annual Davie County Pro Scramble Golf Tournament ~ Monday, September 12! Area business leaders and other key members of the community will enjoy a round of golf with golf professionals from across the Carolinas on Monday, September 12th during the 14th annual Davie County Pro Scramble Golf Tournament at beautiful Oak Valley Golf Club! Get a Little Help from the Pros The Pros will be “celebrity guests” for the day and will be designated as team captains in the “Pro’s Choice” format.  Amateur golfers will enjoy an afternoon of fun competition … with a little help from the professionals. […]
August 31, 2011

Davie Community Foundation “Touchdowns for Education” Team Is Now Forming ~ Join Today!

Join the “Team” ~ War Eagles Football Homecoming Game The 2011 Touchdowns for Education Team will take the field on Friday, September 30th for the Homecoming Game against Reynolds High School! You can still become a member of the 2011 team! How It Works ~ $30,000 Raised for College Scholarships Businesses, groups, and individuals sign up to be part of the Team and agree to donate $100 to the Community Scholarship Fund at the Davie Community Foundation every time the War Eagles score a touchdown. Since 2007, businesses and individuals from across the county have joined the “Team” to raise […]
August 31, 2011

Cooleemee Recreation Golf Tournament ~ September 10th!

Come on out and join the fun for a good cause on September 10th!  The Cooleemee Recreation Department will host a golf tournament on Saturday, September 10th at Lake Louis Golf Club.  Proceeds from the tournament will benefit the families of Cooleemee through the Cooleemee Recreation Department. Entry fee is $200 for a team of 4 or $50 for individuals.  Entry fee includes green and cart fees, lunch and drinks, and 2 Mulligans.  Download the registration form and bring it to Cooleemee town hall today. Captains Choice Shotgun Start There will be trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, longest […]