August 25, 2015

Ground Breaking – $40 Million Investment and 50 New Jobs in Mocksville!

Avgol America today broke ground in Mocksville on a $40 million expansion that will make the Mocksville, NC Avgol America plant the single largest producer of non-woven fabrics in North America.  This $40 million investment by Avgol will create 50 new jobs here and add $36 million to the County’s tax base. Located at 178 Avgol Drive in Mocksville, the company will hold a job fair this fall with plans to begin hiring late this year. Mocksville and Davie County Competing Globally – And Winning! As the largest producer of non-woven fabric in the world, Avgol has a global footprint […]
August 19, 2015

The Rich Park Greenway Phase One Now Open – Come on out and Take a Stroll!

Town of Mocksville leaders and the Town of Mocksville Public Works Department joined the Davie County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, August 13 to celebrate the opening of the Rich Park Greenway!  Construction of phase one of the Rich Park Greenway is complete and construction of stage 2 is underway.  The Rich Park Greenway currently connects Rich Park to Halander Drive, winds down to Rich Park Shelter 1 in one direction, to Rose Cemetery in another direction and down to the third entrance across from the baseball field parking lot. If you do a Google search on Mocksville Greenway you […]
August 11, 2015

Do Business in Davie County? Don’t Miss the 18th Annual Pro Scramble Golf Tournament, Monday September 14th!

If you do business in Davie County, sign up today for the 18th annual Pro Scramble Golf Tournament on Monday, September 14th, at Oak Valley Golf Club.   This annual tournament may be your best chance to enjoy a day surrounded by the local entrepreneurs, business and civic leaders that make decisions and make things happen in Davie County all year long.   Team slots fill quickly, register today… or sponsor a hole! Professional golfers serve as captains of the teams consisting of five amateur players.  A shotgun start at noon gets the day started with a post-tournament cookout and awards […]
August 3, 2015

Have Fun, Save Money & Live Longer at Davie County Farmers Markets

Admission is free and the benefits are endless! Davie County Farmers Markets each Wednesday, Friday and Saturday in the towns of Mocksville, Bermuda Run and Farmington.  There is a market open each Wednesday, Friday and Saturday according to the following schedule. Wednesdays – Mocksville: The Mocksville Famers Market is open on Wednesdays from 3-6 PM in the Mocksville Town Hall parking lot located at 171 South Clement Street in Mocksville, just a block down West Depot Street from the town square. Fridays – Town of Bermuda Run: The Peachtree Farmers Market is open Fridays from 3:30-7 PM in the parking […]
July 27, 2015

Professional Bike in Mocksville on Thursday ~ NASCAR on 2 Wheels!

Cycling is one of the hottest sports in America. According to Scarborough Research, the number of folks who have ridden a bike jumped an amazing 25% — from 47.72 million to 59.67 million — between the Spring of 2010 and Spring 2013.  And just as the number of folks biking for recreation or commuting purposes has grown greatly, so has the interest in competitive cycling, especially in short-course, closed-circuit races called criterium. On Thursday, July 30, folks from Davie County and surrounding communities will get a taste of this exciting sport during the 2015 Giordana Crossroads Classic Criterium in Downtown […]
July 23, 2015

Free Outdoor Concert This Friday Night in Mocksville!

Free concert!  The Mystery Hillbillies will perform from 7 – 9:30 PM this Friday evening, July 24, under the oaks in Historic Downtown Mocksville near Restaurant 101. The Mystery Hillbillies  is a blend of boogie, western swing, and rockabilly.  Bring chairs and blankets and enjoy the shade of the majestic oak trees on the historic square with this trio of musicians.  While Downtown enjoy our dining, downtown shops, ice cream from “Scoops” and more. Bring your lawn chairs and join us for an evening of fun and music on the square!  In the event of rain, Mystery Hillbillies will perform […]
July 21, 2015

Help Wanted – Join the Dynamic Team at the Davie Chamber!

If you are an outgoing person with excellent customer service skills and have never met a stranger, the Davie County Chamber of Commerce is looking for you! Meet and help new people every day at the Davie County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center.   The Davie Chamber helps newcomers discover the best places in town; helps tourists navigate the exciting golf courses, vineyards, dining, entertainment, community events and the many historical and cultural gems scattered across Davie County; helps residents keep up with all of the exciting events with a very active online community event calendar; and we get to […]
July 16, 2015

Don’t Miss The Great Bullhole Duck Race and Tube Race This Saturday in Cooleemee!

Duck Race, Tube Race, Trophies and over $500 in Prizes You would have to be crazy to race down a river if you were less than four inches long and weighed only a few ounces or you might find comfort in numbers. Whatever gives them the courage, over a thousand rubber ducks will take a plunge into the South Yadkin near the Cooleemee dam this Saturday, July 18th at 1:00 PM sharp. The first numbered duck to reach the finish line downriver will win their “owner” a cash prize of $300. The 2nd place winner will garner its ticket-buyer $150 with […]
July 14, 2015

Carolina Precision Machining, Inc. – Davie County Firm Growing and Creating Aviation Jobs

Aviation has been creating jobs and opportunities in North Carolina since the days of Wilbur and Orville Wright and the aerospace industry is still a very important job growth cluster for North Carolina. Carolina Precision Machining, Inc. (CPM), a home-grown Davie County aerospace manufacturer has relocated its manufacturing operation to the former Trim Building located in Mocksville at 351 Bethel Church Road.  Founded in Davie County by Steve Vick in 1993, CPM manufactures precision machine parts for aerospace, aviation and heavy equipment manufacturers.  The company currently employs 30 people and this move will help the company create 10-25 new jobs […]