June 29, 2022
(L to R) Suzanne Lakey, owner of The Station and Southern Ties Boutique, and Skyline Bank Manager Dottie Graham discuss plans for the Downtown Mocksville Collaborative (DMC).

Mocksville Business Leaders Form Collaborative to Promote Downtown Growth

Everyone in Downtown Mocksville knows that increasing foot traffic is good for business. Business leaders have established the Downtown Mocksville Collaborative (DMC) to “promote and increase public exposure of Downtown Mocksville through communication and marketing of the downtown business community.” Dottie Graham, branch manager of Skyline National Bank, serves as president; Suzanne Lakey, owner of Southern Ties Boutique and The Station General Store and Taproom, as vice-president; Stephanie Shoffner, owner of Lydia Jaynes, is treasurer; and Haley Pulliam, owner of Ma and Me Accessories is secretary. The group meets once a month to brainstorm ideas to increase foot traffic and […]
June 25, 2022

Free Independence Day Celebrations – Fireworks and Concert on Saturday, July 2, Lawn Mower Parade with Free Watermelon & Ice Pops on Monday, July 4

Independence Day is just around the corner and our community has activities promising fun for all ages! There will be fireworks, musical entertainment, and a parade to celebrate our nation’s 246th birthday! Come out with family and friends and enjoy these exciting events! Mocksville Independence Summer Concert and Fireworks With live music followed by fireworks, this year’s Independence Day Celebration at the Davie County Community Park will be a wonderful way to spend your evening. When: Saturday, July 2nd at 6:00 p.m.Where: 151 Southwood Drive, Mocksville The evening will kickoff with the Funk, Blues, Psychedelic Rock and Jam of Marvelous […]
June 23, 2022

Davie County Tourism Advisory Board Announces 2022 Grant Recipients

The Davie County Chamber of Commerce wears many hats. In addition to serving as a catalyst for business growth and development, the Chamber promotes the community through county-wide tourism initiatives and is home to the Davie County Visitor Center which is filled with free regional brochures and maps. As the County’s primary source for tourist information, the Chamber offers multiple ways that residents and visitors alike can uncover all the delightful opportunities Davie County has to offer.  DiscoverDavieCounty.com features all of Davie County’s delicious restaurants, unique shops, and exciting attractions. Discover Davie County Facebook and Instagram share exciting upcoming events […]
June 13, 2022

Greenway Connection Study Now Available

Read and Comment on the Greenway Connection Study A draft of the Greenway Connection Study is now available for residents to review.  The study includes guidance for implementation and highlights the benefits of greenway and trail development from downtown Mocksville to the Davie County Community Park.  Public Comments Are Welcome – Please Respond by Thursday June 23, 2022 Read the May 2022 Greenway Connection Study and take an opportunity to provide input on this investment in our community no later than Thursday, June 23.  Please contact the Town Manager, Ken Gamble to comment. Better Infrastructure for Healthy Growth If you […]
June 7, 2022

Davie County Library Introduces Remote Library Lockers in Bermuda Run

Residents of Bermuda Run/East Davie can now pick up their library materials closer to home. The Davie County Public Library has installed a series of remote lockers for books and other library items in the Davidson-Davie Community College Annex next to Bermuda Run Town Hall, 120 Kinderton Boulevard, Suite 110.  These lockers will allow residents to go to the Davie County Library website, sign in with their library card to reserve a book online, and have it delivered to Bermuda Run. All you need is a Davie County Library card and access to their website.  “The library is thankful for […]
June 1, 2022

Vote for Family Promise of Davie County to Win $10,000 in Triad Kids Dental’s First Caring4Community Awards!

A minute of your time could change a local family’s life! Family Promise of Davie County is excited to have made it through the nomination phase and into the voting period in Triad Kids Dental’s Caring4Community Awards. “We are in the running with 8 other triad nonprofit organizations to win a $10,000 award,” explained FPDC Executive Director Lisa Foster, noting that $10,000 would prevent homelessness for 20 local families in Davie County.  Since opening its doors in 2017, FPDC has served over 1,000 parents and children through its shelter, transitional housing, and emergency financial assistance programs.  “Our mission is to […]
May 20, 2022

Songs in the Summertime: Live Music in Davie County

Live music across Davie returns this summer, as Mocksville, Bermuda Run, and Davie County Recreation and Parks offer a multitude of free concerts that are sure to have you tapping, clapping, and singing along. With a mix of Pop, Rock, R&B, Beach Music, and classics from all decades, there will be variety for all to enjoy. Community Park Summer Concert Series Dates/Times:  Music on the Green is back for 2022 this Summer at the Community Park, and this lineup of marvelous musical talent is sure to excite. Davie County Parks and Rec is proud to have six concerts lined up […]
May 20, 2022

Popcorn Flicks! Movie Nights in Davie County

Davie County’s summer movie nights from both the Town of Mocksville and Davie County Recreation and Parks are here! Bring out family and friends for local outdoor cinematic entertainment. Download a free printable summer movie schedule here and keep reading for all the details of summer movies nights in Davie County! Davie County Community Park Movies – 151 Southwood Drive Friday, May 27 @ 7:00 p.m. – Encanto Friday, June 24 @ 7:00 p.m. – Spider-Man: No Way Home Friday, July 29 @ 7:00 p.m. – Sing 2 Friday, August 26 @ 7:00 p.m. – Ghostbusters Afterlife On May 27, […]
May 19, 2022

Students Learn About Job Opportunities in Davie County During Career Exploration Day

Davie County’s 7th-grade students recently got a jump start on career exploration with unique behind-the-scenes tours of several local businesses and manufacturers. Students from Ellis, North Davie, and South Davie Middle Schools each toured two different locations including Comfort Bilt/Larson Manufacturing, Fuller Welding & Fabricators, Gildan, Pro Refrigeration, Rise Indoor Sports, and Davidson-Davie Community College – Davie Campus. Other students from all three schools spent their tour time experiencing many different facets of Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.  Traditionally held in the fall as part of the annual national Manufacturing Day, the tours were the collaborative efforts of Davie CONNECT, Davie […]
May 17, 2022

Town of Bermuda Run Transition of Leadership

Town of Bermuda Run, North Carolina, May 16, 2022 – Mayor Rick Cross announced today that Lee Rollins has announced his resignation and will be transitioning from his role as TownManager effective June 30, 2022. Also, the Bermuda Run Town Council is announcing today that Andrew Meadwell has accepted the position of Town Manager, to be effective July 1, 2022. Rollins has served for the past twelve and a half years and asked the Town Council to looktoward a transition in leadership as the 2022 update to the town’s Comprehensive Plan is inprocess. With over twenty-four years of public service, […]