Rock it out with 60 Watt Combo this Saturday night, August 11th, from 7 p.m-10 p.m in the quad near Restaurant 101 in downtown Mocksville. 60 Watt Combo 60 Watt Combo hails themselves as “three long-time friends – rocking-out on tunes we dig playing, whether they be rhythm & blues or straight Rock ‘n Roll.” Seasoned musicians, each has played with a number of groups and bands over the years. This small band with a big sounds consists of Ed Dodson and Steve Hodge on guitar and Bob Tarleton on drums. Their musical repertoire includes classics like Roadhouse – The Doors; […]
As school ends and summer begins, thoughts go to trips to the beach, splashing in the pool, or a little rest and relaxation. But summer is also a perfect time to boost your child’s developing literacy skills and love of learning. Studies show that reading just 4-5 books during the summer can prevent a decline in a child’s fall reading scores. The Davie County Public Library has a number of fun, educational, age-appropriate summer programs that encourage kids to keep reading even when school’s out. And best of all, they are free! “We are ready to Rock at DCPL this […]
Tractor Supply Co. has begun construction in the old Food Lion building in the Eastgate Shopping Center in Mocksville with a goal of opening in early spring. Tractor Supply caters to farmers, livestock and pet owners, ranchers, part-time and hobby farmers, gardeners, homeowners, tradesmen and others. The Mocksville Tractor Supply plans to hire 12 to 15 employees with knowledge and expertise in caring for pets, livestock, and land. “We’re not just building a store, we’re building a team that understands the needs of the community,” said District Manager Chris Holman. “We carry products that support the lifestyle our customers lead, […]
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!