April 21, 2022

Eat Fresh and Shop Local: Bermuda Run Farmer’s Market Opens this Friday

Ready to eat fresh and shop local? Farmer’s Markets are a great source of local produce, meat, eggs, honey, and much more! This year, Davie County has three farmers’ markets that will be open from Spring to Fall.  Bermuda Run Farmers Market Opens This Friday, April 22nd!  Get ready to tickle your taste buds! The Bermuda Run Farmer’s Market opens this Friday, April 22nd, and will run through October 28th. The market is held on Fridays from 3:30- 6:30 p.m. at 190 NC Hwy 801 S.in Bermuda Run.   In addition to produce and plants, the Bermuda Run Farmer’s Market offers […]
April 20, 2022
(L to R) Jonah Longworth, Zachary Blalock, and Seth James show off the trophy, toolbox, and tools won at the Top Tech Challenge at UTI/NASCAR Insitute in Mooresville

Scholarship Winners Exemplify Value of High Schools CTE Program

Congratulations to Davie High seniors Jonah Longworth and Zachary Blalock for winning the Top Tech Challenge at UTI/NASCAR Insitute in Mooresville. They earned $10,000 scholarships, plus a Snap-on toolbox and tools for the automotive program at Davie County High School.  “I am blessed to always have a few very passionate students dedicated to improving their lives by taking CTE (Career and Technical Education) classes,” said Seth James, automotive technical teacher. “These two young men have put forth so much effort and to say I am proud of them is an understatement. Whoever hires them will enjoy them as employees, they […]
April 13, 2022

Sharon Owens – A Tribute to Barbra Streisand  at Brock Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 23rd – Tickets Available Now!

Sharon Owens is returning to the Brock to present her amazing performance of Barbra Streisand’s music on Saturday, April 23 at 7:30 PM. Sharon Owens will take you on a journey through the Streisand years — 60’s Broadway, 70’s Disco, and 80’s films. She will sing your favorites such as, “Don’t Rain on My Parade,” “The Way We Were,”  “Evergreen,” “Somewhere,” “People,” and many more!  You will laugh, cry, and chuckle at Sharon’s precise interpretation of the infamous Streisand. If you close your eyes you will feel as though you are spending An Enchanting Evening with Barbra. A 25 Year […]
April 12, 2022

Mocksville to Hold Arbor Day Celebration on April 29th

The Town of Mocksville will hold its annual Arbor Day Celebration on Friday, April 29th, at 10 a.m. at Rich Park – Shelter 2, 352 Park Drive, Mocksville.  Celebrating 29 Years! Arbor Day—which literally translates to “tree” day from the Latin origin of the word arbor— celebrates the planting, upkeep, and preservation of trees. For centuries, communities spanning the globe have found various ways to honor nature and the environment. You are invited to join us for a live tree planting and recognition of the Town for achieving its 29th year as part of Tree City USA! Tree City USA […]
April 11, 2022

Share your ideas for a new walking and biking connection from South Davie Middle School to Davie County Community Park.

Bikeable and walkable communities bring new business and economic life to cities, towns, and communities. Recognizing the potential, Davie County is planning a new walking and biking connection from South Davie Middle School to Davie County Community Park and they want your input.  “This is an exciting first step towards future green development between all of our municipalities and the county,” said Paul Moore, director of Davie County Recreation and Parks, envisioning a series of trails that could one day crisscross and connect all parts of the county. “A pedestrian walkway connecting Mocksville to the new Davie County Community Park […]
April 6, 2022

Local Businesses Reach 300+ Students at Davie Career Expo!

Davie County High School hosted its annual career expo at Davie High on April 5th to bring students together with local businesses. The goals of the expo were to: Help students connect with the various industries and careers available to them in Davie County. Identify future workforce needs in our community. Align educational programs offered at Davie High and Davidson-Davie Community College to meet the needs of our local businesses. Communicate employment needs and necessary credentials to students. “Our goal is to provide information on all options regarding education and career opportunities for the students of Davie County,” said Alyse […]
March 31, 2022

Annual Chamber Meeting Honors Local Leaders

The Davie County Chamber of Commerce presented its 52nd Annual Chamber Meeting on Thursday, March 24th at WinMock in Bermuda Run.  The meeting was a sold-out event with 178 community and business leaders in attendance to hear about the “state of the region” and to honor the recipients of the Chamber’s signature awards:  E.C. Tatum Humanitarian Award, Business of the Year, Small Business of the Year, and Chamber Ambassador of the Year.  Chamber President Caroline Moser opened the meeting by acknowledging the continuing impact of the coronavirus global pandemic on the Davie County community. “Our community, like many others, continue […]
March 25, 2022

Free Health Screenings, Giveaways & More ~ For Your Health Expo, Thursday, March 31st!

Free health screenings, COVID vaccinations, giveaways, and more! — The Davie County Chamber of Commerce and Davidson-Davie Community College are pleased to present the 2022 For Your Health Expo on Thursday, March 31st at the Davie County Community Park, at 151 Southwood Drive, Mocksville. This free event will run from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. in conjunction with a blood drive hosted by OneBlood.  This annual community event brings vendors of healthy lifestyle products and services together under one roof to offer Davie County residents a convenient one-stop healthy lifestyle information experience. Join us as we navigate ways to become healthy, […]
March 21, 2022

Internship Program Provides Real-World Opportunities for Davie High Students

Four afternoons a week, Davie High senior Angel Fearrington heads to her internship at Hillsdale Real Estate Group, where she’s putting her interests in video editing, graphic design, and photography to work creating marketing videos and graphics for the company’s social media.  As a high school student with no work experience, she thought it was important to gain some before graduating. An internship gives you a chance to figure out what you might want to do in the future. In addition, it allows you to establish and maintain connections that may serve as potential resources or references in the future. […]