September 27, 2018

Free Sounds on the Square Concert this Saturday in Bermuda Run – Special Occasion Band!

The Town of Bermuda Run will be alive with the sounds of beach music as Special Occasion Band (SOB) wraps up the “Sounds on the Square” concert series this Saturday night, September 29th, at 7 p.m. at the gazebo near Town Hall in the Kinderton Business Park. This is the final of five free summer concerts co-sponsored by the Town of Bermuda Run and the Davie County Arts Council. If You Love Beach Music Special Occasion Band is known throughout the Carolinas for its versatility and depth of talent. This Winston-Salem-based band has been together since the 80’s offering the […]
September 24, 2018

Federal $2 Million Economic Grant Targets Sewer Upgrades in Eastern Davie County

The need for additional sewer capacity in eastern Davie County has created roadblocks to commercial and residential growth for many years, but this limitation is coming to an end, thanks to the persistence of county leadership and a $2 million Economic Development Administration grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce. In the works for more than two years, the grant provides partial funding for an overhaul and expansion of the wastewater system increasing capacity from 750,000 gallons per day to 2,000,000 gallons per day with a contractual agreement with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County – City/County Utility Commission (CCUC) for 5,000,000 gallons […]
September 16, 2018

River walk Art Festival Town of Bermuda Run – Free Community Event – Saturday, September 22nd!

With amazing art, live music, and crafts and games for the kids, you will not want to miss the River Walk Art Festival this Saturday, September 22nd,  from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Town Square, 120 Kinderton Boulevard in the Town of Bermuda Run. This free family-friendly event will feature more than 45 artists and authors from across North Carolina who will be offering for sale visual art in various mediums, wood carving, pottery, handmade jewelry, woodworks, yard art, and books.   Live Music All Day! A day of art would not be complete without great music. The […]
September 12, 2018

Hurricane Florence Update

“The Town of Mocksville and Davie County Emergency Management continues to monitor the path of Hurricane Florence. Based on information received from the National Weather Service and the National Hurricane Center, Davie County should anticipate: Early Thursday morning: rain and the potential arrival of high winds. Friday through Sunday: sustained periods of heavy rain with the potential of 7-10 inches total accumulation with tropical storm force winds. Residents are encouraged to keep cell phones charged in advance of the storm. In the event that you experience a power outage, please DO NOT call 9-1-1. Outages can be reported to the […]
September 5, 2018

Free Sounds on the Square Concert this Saturday in Bermuda Run – On the Border — Ultimate Eagles Tribute Band!

Eagles fans will have a Peaceful Easy Feeling as On the Border — Ultimate Eagles Tribute band takes the stage in Bermuda Run this Saturday night, September 8th, beginning at 7 p.m. at the gazebo near Town Hall in the Kinderton Business Park. This is the fourth in the free Sounds on the Square summer concert series co-sponsored by the Town of Bermuda Run and the Davie County Arts Council. Special Occasion Band (SOB), which plays beach favorites and the best of the 70s and 80s, will finish the series on Saturday, September 29th, at 7 p.m. If You Love […]
August 20, 2018

2 Free Concerts Saturday, August 25th – Mocksville & Town of Bermuda Run!

Davie County has two free concerts Saturday night that are sure to thrill music lovers of all ages. While downtown Mocksville will be relaxing to soft rock and country, Bermuda Run will be dancing to the top tunes of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s and 90’s. Bermuda Run’s Sounds on the Square The Town of Bermuda Run & Davie County Arts Council will present Eric & The Chill Tones from 7-10 p.m. at the gazebo near Town Hall in the Kinderton Business Park. This band should come with a warning label because they will get the audience involved like you have never […]
July 5, 2018
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Davie County Schools + Hill RAP and A+ Training for Read to Achieve Camp – Helping Students Discover their Strengths and Improve Literacy Skills!

The teachers became the students as 28 Davie County educators explored using the arts to teach reading, a skill that is fundamental for success in school as well as in life. This A+ Schools training was in preparation for Davie’s summer Read to Achieve Camp which is designed to help third graders who have not met state requirements in reading to advance to the fourth grade. The camp also includes first and second graders who demonstrated the potential of reaching grade-level proficiency in reading with extra help in the summer. This intensive four-week camp began on Monday, June 25th. The […]
June 21, 2018

Free Sounds on the Square Concert this Saturday in Bermuda Run – NC Brass Band!

    The Town of Bermuda Run will be striking up the band as the North Carolina Brass Band continues the Sounds on the Square concert series this Saturday night, June 23rd, from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. at the gazebo near Town Hall in the Kinderton Business Park. This is the third of five free concerts co-sponsored by the Town of Bermuda Run and the Davie County Arts Council.  Eric & The Chill Tones, who play the top hits of the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s, will perform on Saturday, August 25th; and On The Border – Ultimate Eagles […]
June 3, 2018

ApSeed and Mebane Foundation Join Forces to Provide 1,000 Mobile Touchscreen Tablet e-Readers FREE to Qualifying Davie County Preschool Children

The Mebane Foundation and ApSeed Early Childhood Education have joined forces to increase literacy scores among at-risk children in Davie County by providing a free e-Reader preloaded with applications designed to improve literacy and strengthen vocabulary. Thanks to a $105,000 grant from the Foundation, based in Mocksville, NC, 1,000 custom-built tablets, called Seedlings, will be distributed free of charge to children 0-4 whose families are enrolled in the WIC program through the Davie County Department of Public Health or Parents as Teachers through Smart Start of Davie County. Studies indicate that economically-disadvantaged children hear 30 million fewer words by the […]