February 9, 2024

Liberty Sheds Celebrates New Manufacturing Facility in Mocksville

Liberty Sheds, which designs and manufactures everything from simple storage sheds to elaborate buildings its customers turn into man caves, chic she-sheds, and even tiny houses, has completed a new 85,000 SF state-of-the-art shed manufacturing facility, making it one of the largest shed manufacturing facilities in the Southeast.  A Vision Fulfilled: From Humble Beginnings to State-of-the-Art Facility The facility continues a dream held by founder/owner Bobby Eaton since building the first storage shed in his 40 X 40 barn in Rowan County in 2006. From those humble beginnings, the company moved to Iredell County, then expanded to a 38,000-square-foot manufacturing […]
February 6, 2024

Register Now! S.U.R.F. Board Popsicle 5K – February 24th!  

Lace up your running shoes, and have a chillin’ good time while supporting a great cause — take part in the 12th Annual Popsicle 5k Run on Saturday, February 24th! All abilities are welcome. Not a runner? No worries! Walkers are welcome too! The route begins at Mocksville Elementary across from Rich Park and goes through Mocksville and the Greenway. The Race kicks off at 8:30 a.m., with packet pick-up and on-site registration beginning at 7:15 am. Click here to register today. The Popsicle 5K is a fun family event, with a variety of fun activities: The Golden SURFboard is […]
February 1, 2024
Treat your Valentine to all of the Beach Boys’ classic hits, plus some treasures from the band’s brilliant extended catalog, as the Davie County Arts Council presents Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute on February 10th, at 7:30.

Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute on Saturday, February 10 at the Brock 

Treat your Valentine to all of the Beach Boys’ classic hits, plus some treasures from the band’s brilliant extended catalog, as the Davie County Arts Council presents Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute on February 10th, at 7:30. This concert is part of the Seasons of Applause series at the Brock Performing Arts Center, located at 622 N. Main St. in Mocksville. Tickets are on sale now! They Get Around! Sail On is the most booked Beach Boys Tribute in the world! Sail On faithfully recreates the timeless songs of surfing, cruising, dancing, and dreaming for anyone who wants to […]
January 26, 2024

Dive into History and Entertainment at the Daniel Boone Family Festival on May 4th!

Free Community Event! 10 a.m. –  7:30 p.m. Experience a day filled with food, fun, music, and a heapin’ helpin’ of history at the Daniel Boone Family Festival, a free community event taking place on Saturday, May 4th, in Historic Downtown Mocksville. The festivities kick off at 10 a.m. and continue until 7:30 p.m. Featuring local artisans, historical tours throughout the county, gem mining, axe throwing, and a kids’ zone with free inflatables and face painting, this event has something for everyone of all ages!   Retrace the Steps of Daniel Boone, the Revolutionary War, Historic Homes, and More! Embark on […]
January 17, 2024

Apply Now for Town of Mocksville and Davie County Tourism Grants in 2024!

The annual grant cycles for Davie County Tourism and Town of Mocksville Tourism are now accepting applications for the year 2024. Submissions from both non-profit and for-profit organizations are welcomed. Opportunity to Apply for Both Grants Caroline Moser, president of Davie Chamber, and Jennifer Evens, director of marketing and community development for Mocksville, want to ensure that applicants are aware they can apply for grants from both organizations. Applying to both Davie County and Mocksville Tourism provides financial leverage for your event, contributing to economic gains for both the County and the Town of Mocksville, while also establishing a tourism […]
January 15, 2024

Free Health Screenings, Health Information, Shredding & More – Senior Health Expo, Thursday, January 18! 

Join Davie County Senior Services for the 2024 Senior Expo on Thursday, January 18, 1-3 p.m. at the Brock Gymnasium, 644 N Main Street in Mocksville. Admission to the event is free and open to members of the community of all ages. This exciting event will feature health screenings, health information, and vendors, plus the shred truck will be available on-site to shred sensitive documents.  In addition, this event will be the kickoff for the 31st season of Davie County Senior Games and SilverArts. Registration forms will be available. This is a time when individuals 50 or older can compete […]
January 12, 2024

Walking a Mile in Their Shoes: Family Promise of Davie County’s Journey to Home

The pair of shoes in the Family Promise Family Center living room belongs to a working dad in the shelter program who didn’t want to track dirt throughout the house. To Family Promise of Davie County (FPDC), this is so much more than just a pair of shoes by the fireplace. “These shoes represent the reality that you can work full-time and still experience homelessness,” said Lisa Reynolds, executive director. “They represent the hard work it takes for a family to get back into stable housing. They represent the strength needed to continue putting one foot in front of the […]
January 11, 2024

PHILANTHROPY PHYLLIS Celebrates! Thank you, Davie County!

Philanthropy Phyllis spent the month of December learning about the IGNITE DAVIE College Promise. She also took time to meet many of the local businesses who support the program. She now understands what a wonderful benefit the Promise offers to any resident of Davie County who attends school in the county. Philanthropy Phyllis plans to take advantage of the IGNITE DAVIE College Promise after graduation and start school at Davidson-Davie Community College in Fall 2024. She absolutely cannot wait to get started! Right before Christmas, Philanthropy Phyllis was thrilled to learn that Davie County met the endowment fundraising goal of […]
January 10, 2024

Mocksville Gears Up for the Future: Public Invited to Budget Retreat on February 10

Ensuring a town’s financial stability and meeting its goals heavily relies on effective budgeting. Mayor Will Marklin and the Mocksville Board of Commissioners invite you to attend the Town of Mocksville’s  FY2024-2025 Budget Retreat on Saturday, February 10th, from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Davidson-Davie Community College (1205 S. Salisbury Street.) The meeting will be held in Room 110 of the administration building.  Marklin stresses the pivotal role of community participation, urging Mocksville residents to engage in the retreat. “Come witness firsthand how your elected officials navigate through budgetary decisions, ensuring a balanced financial plan for the year ahead. […]