October 5, 2020
Davie County Chamber of Commerce will host an outdoor job fair at the Chamber on Friday, October 9th, from 11:30 am – 3:30 pm. Job seekers can meet with local industries and may secure jobs on the day of the event.

Davie County Outdoor Job Fair

Don’t Miss the Outdoor Job Fair This Friday! The Davie County Chamber of Commerce will host an outdoor job fair at the Chamber on Friday, October 9th, from 11:30 am – 3:30 pm. Job seekers can meet with local industries and may secure jobs on the day of the event. “Employers are looking for committed team members, and we want to help bridge the gap,” said Caroline Moser, president of the Davie County Chamber of Commerce. “Normally, we co-host hiring events at DCCC, but given our current circumstances with the pandemic, we decided to be creative and take the event […]
October 1, 2020

Ingersoll Rand Continues Investing In And Empowering Employees

Ingersoll Rand Awards $150 Million Equity Grant to Global Workforce; Grant Value Equal to 20% of An Employee’s Annual Base Cash Compensation* Granting Ownership to all Employees Highlights Company Purpose “ Lean on Us to Help You Make Life Better ” and Core Value of “We Think and Act Like Owners” DAVIDSON, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ingersoll Rand Inc. (NYSE: IR), a global provider of mission-critical flow creation and industrial solutions, celebrated its $150 million equity grant to nearly 16,000 employees worldwide with a virtual ringing of The Opening Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). “This is a $150 million […]
September 3, 2020
Ignite Davie Sign Welcomes Students to the Davie Campus of the Davidson Community College

IGNITE DAVIE is Sparking Futures!

Reprinted with permission from DavieLife Magazine Davie County is putting EDUCATION at the center of our community through the IGNITE DAVIE College Promise Program! Davie County students now have the opportunity to continue their education without incurring student debt. All eligible high school graduates, regardless of financial need or academic ability, can continue their education and training to open the door to better career opportunities and increased earning potential.    “We are very proud of IGNITE DAVIE because it does put education at the very CENTER of our community by investing in the students of Davie County,” said Carolyn McManamy, Director […]
July 20, 2020

WorkForce Unlimited Hosting Drive-Through Job Fair

200+ Jobs Available! WorkForce Unlimited is holding a drive-through job fair on Thursday, July 23rd from 2-4 p.m. at the Walmart Supercenter at 261 Cooper Creek Drive in Mocksville.  More than 200 jobs are available! The company is seeking packers, inspectors, sewing machine operators, and a line coordinator. Starting pay is $10 to $17 an hour. Please bring your resume. For more information, contact WorkForce Unlimited at (336) 679-5727 (Yadkinville) or (336) 258-2505 (Elkin).  WorkForce Unlimited is one of the Southeast’s largest staffing agencies and specializes in recruiting for manufacturing, distribution, skilled trades, office, and professional positions. For additional job […]
May 31, 2020

Meals Available to Any Davie County Resident Aged 60 or Older

Even though Davie County Senior Services’ doors are closed to the public, the service to the seniors of Davie County has not stopped. Since closing the doors on March 14, Senior Services has served approximately 17,000 meals to older adults in our county. Thanks to the receipt of new funding from the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, Senior Services is excited to be able to expand this program even more. Beginning June 1 st Senior Services will have a drive through meal pick up service every Monday from 2:00 – 3:30pm. During that time anyone who is 60 or older […]
May 15, 2020
Class of 2020 Social Distance Style with Sunrise in the background

Davie County High School Announces Plans for a Drive-In Graduation

Creative Graduation Plans Chosen By the Class of 2020 Davie County High School principal, Doyle Nicholson, announced yesterday that Davie County High School will hold a drive-in graduation ceremony with a drive-thru diploma pick up. Senior students were asked to complete a survey with graduation ceremony options that aligned with celebrations that could lawfully be held at this time.  They were also offered an option to postpone the ceremony to a later date.  The majority chose to keep their current graduation date of June 13 and enjoy the graduation ceremony from their cars in the Davie County High School parking […]
April 3, 2020

CARES Act Overview and Loan Comparison

Overview and Comparison of New SBA Loan Opportunities An Overview and Comparison by the SBA of Loans Through CARES This information comes to us from the SBA and compares the relief loans available to small businesses as well as giving business owners the details of next steps to take. SBA Emergency Loans The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, signed into law on March 27, 2020, allocates $349 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the current circumstances they are encountering. The CARES Act provides funding for the Paycheck Protection Program, modifies the existing Emergency Injury […]
April 1, 2020

Free Online SBA Loan Webinar

Free Small Business Loan Webinar, Monday, April 6th at 11 a.m. Confused about the ever-changing governmental programs designed to support small businesses through the Covid-19 pandemic? Find out more about SBA loan programs through this timely webinar co-hosted by the Piedmont Triad Regional Council (PTRC) and the US Small Business Administration (SBA).   Get More Information About Loan Opportunities The goal of this webinar is to review two lending opportunities offered by the SBA: Paycheck Protection Program Injury Disaster Loan We will also review regional economic recovery strategies coordinated by the PTRC. How to Register Registration is free, but spaces are […]
March 31, 2020
Davie County NC Schools Remote Learning Resources

Keeping Davie County Students Connected Through Remote Learning

Davie County Schools Successfully Launches Remote Learning Platform Davie County Schools has been diligently preparing for an efficient and effective remote learning rollout. The planning process has been thoughtful and calculated, with the goal to keep students active and engaged. Knowing these are challenging times, Davie County Schools made a conscious effort to make sure they are sensitive to the stressors that already exist in our homes. Teachers will provide grace during this time, as students become acclimated to the new learning environment. That being said, Davie County Schools is excited about the new opportunities this remote learning platform provides. […]