November 1, 2011

Free Event ~ “The Genius of Mark Twain” ~ Coming to Davie County Public Library!

Dr. Elliot Engel; Scholar, Performer and Storyteller Coming to Davie County Library ~ Two Performances Dr. Elliot Engel travels the world speaking throughout the U.S. and in Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. On Thursday, November 3rd at 4 and 7 PM, Dr. Engel will return to the Davie County Public Library to bring “The Genius of Mark Twain” to life with his infectious enthusiasm and inspiring anecdotes. A Hilarious and Moving Story Dr. Engel will reveal the hilarious and moving story of Mark Twain, from his early life to his triumphs with “Innocents Abroad” and “Huckleberry Finn.”  Professor Engel […]
October 31, 2011

Free Halloween Carnival Tonight 5:30 – 8:30 PM @ Brock Gym, North Main Street, Mocksville

Free Family Event ~ Halloween at the Brock Gym Davie County will host our annual Halloween Carnival tonight (October 31st, 2011) from 5:30-8:3- PM at the Brock Gym at 644 North Main Street in Mocksville.  Come dressed for Halloween fun.  There will be games and treats for kids and adults of all ages.
October 26, 2011

Free Outdoor Concert Saturday

Free Community Concert Saturday, October 29th, 7 – 9 PM Historic Downtown Mocksville will host a free concert this Saturday evening from 7-9 PM under the oaks on the square in downtown Mocksville.  Tony Montieth will be playing soft rock from the 80’s and 90’s. Kids are invited to put on their costumes and take a stroll downtown where there will be trick or treat candy available. Bring Chairs and Blankets! There will be a nip of autumn in the air so you should plan on bringing chairs and blankets to stay comfortable under the starry skies of historic downtown […]
October 25, 2011

DCCC Awarded $2.6 Million ~ Deliver High Skilled Training for High Wage Jobs!

DCCC, the Community College of Davidson and Davie Counties is one of the first community colleges in North Carolina to benefit from workforce development and training grants announced by the US Department of Labor and the US Department of Education. Preparing a Highly Skilled Workforce for Advanced Manufacturing, Healthcare and Bio-Tech Jobs The Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grant Program (TAACCCT) will expand DCCC’s capacity to provide workers with the skills and credentials they need in today’s advanced manufacturing economy. This multi-year federally-funded grant will help DCCC place more people in high-quality jobs in fields ranging from […]
October 21, 2011

“Dine Out For Davie” Starts Today, Continues Through Monday!

You can help people in Davie County by simply dining out! You can help people in Davie County by simply dining out this weekend!  The restaurants listed below are giving back to Davie County!  They will each donate up to 10% of their sales to the Davie County United Way beginning on Friday, October 21st through Monday, October, 24th. This year you have 4 days to enjoy “Dine Out For Davie!” Start your day with a yummy breakfast treat, then visit one of your neighborhood restaurants for lunch…and finally, go home and grab the family for a delicious dinner at […]
October 19, 2011

Get Ready to Feel Good about Shopping!

Shop Smarter, Spend Less, Save Time and Gas Great local deals help shoppers save time, money and gas while contributing to the local economy, creating jobs and supporting Davie County Schools. Support Davie County Schools From every deal purchased 10% goes straight back to your local community! Of that 10%, 5% goes to the local chamber of commerce and 5% goes to the local parent teacher groups at Davie County schools! So, Where Are The Deals? Here is a sampling of the Davie County Chamber Deals currently running on the Chamber Deals network.  Click on any of the deals below […]
October 18, 2011

Mrs. Lillie Mabe, Davie Farm Service and Avgol Nonwovens Receive 2011 Davie County Chamber of Commerce Awards at 42nd Annual Awards Banquet

The 2011 Davie County Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Gala was held at Davie County’s newest event destination ~ WinMock at Kinderton!  The evening began on The Terrace at 6:00 PM before moving to the upstairs loft and ballroom for supper and the 2011 Community Awards presentation. 42nd Annual Davie County Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala (Note: High resolution originals available here) Thank you to Kathy Miller & One Shot Photography for the use of these photos The 2011 Small Business of the Year Award was presented to Tom Brown of Davie Farm Service, The 2011 Business of the Year […]
October 13, 2011

Annual Catfish Fry and Blue Grass Music ~ Saturday, October 15th 11 am – 2 pm

Under the Shelter with Blue Grass Music ~ An Annual Tradition Held on the third Saturday every October, this gathering has become an area tradition in both Davie and western Rowan Counties. Fall at this nature park is breathtaking and when the old-time Blue Grass music is added, it becomes the “place to be.” “The Bullhole Gang” Raising Money for RiverPark at Cooleemee Falls They grew up together and a lot of their early memories cluster around time spent at a special place on the South Yadkin River. Those cherished memories have motivated Ron Bivins, Ronnie Shoaf, Ron Webb and […]
October 10, 2011

Marketing Davie County & Our Region to the World! Piedmont Triad Partnership

The Piedmont Triad Partnership and the 13 local Economic Development organizations in the Piedmont Triad area of North Carolina have developed a new management structure for the regional marketing program. The Piedmont Triad Economic Developers Council has been established as an LLC, with its own board comprised of the local economic development offices, with Terry Bralley, President of the of Davie County Economic Development Commission, as their chairperson.  “The new structure gives all of the Economic Development offices a hand in developing a program of work to advance external marketing and prospect development for everyone in the region,” explained Bralley. […]