December 1, 2020

Bring the Family for Holiday Celebrations in Mocksville

Celebrate the holidays in charming historic downtown Mocksville! Come dine, shop, and play all through the season with your family and friends. There’s something for everyone so dress warm and come on down!   Holiday Pop-Up Market – December 3  Let’s kick off the holiday season with a pop-up market! The fabulous farmers, producers, and crafters from the Mocksville Farmers Market will have their very best for your holiday shopping! Join us from 3 – 5:30 p.m. at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater, 105 S. Salisbury Street.   Ice Sculptures in the Park & Treasures for Christmas – December 12 You will be […]
October 7, 2020
Front building of the Food Freaks Unique Burger Barn is located in the former Pizza Barn at 720 Wilkesboro Street, Mocksville

You’ll Freak Out Over This Unique Burger Experience

Craving an awesome burger? Look no farther than Food Freaks Unique Burger Company.  Formerly a food truck with a cult-like following, Food Freaks now has a restaurant at 720 Wilkesboro Street in Mocksville. The restaurant officially opened on October 2nd and is celebrating its grand opening all week long with food specials and live music.   Owner, Brandon Cassidy, is thrilled with the response so far. “Our family of employees, wife, four kids, and I want to thank you all for the amazing show of love and support. Like many, we have struggled during this weird and challenging time in our […]
September 22, 2020
Two girls drink cool clean drinking water from glasses in their homy kitchen.

Long Term Water Strategy Will Allow for Maximum Economic Growth

Davie County and the Town of Mocksville are partnering on a long-term water strategy to secure the county’s water supply and to allow for economic growth over the next 20 or more years in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.    Davie County owns and operates the 2.6 mgd (million gallons per day)  Cooleemee Water Treatment Plant (WTP) in southern Davie County with an intake on the South Yadkin River. The Town of Mocksville owns the 3.0 mgd Hugh A. Lagle WTP with an intake on Hunting Creek. Both water treatment facilities are at the end of their useful life.   […]
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 […]
July 17, 2020

Ma and Me Accessories Celebrates Grand Opening in Mocksville

What began as a home-based business has expanded into a delightful new accessory shop in downtown Mocksville.  Ma and Me Accessories, located at 147 Depot Street, celebrated its grand opening on July 17th with a combination live and Facebook Live ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by the Davie County Chamber of Commerce.  The shop specializes in custom t-shirts, headbands, tutus, custom drinking glasses, decals, and more.  “One of the things we love at the Chamber of Commerce is having new businesses come in because they are a draw for other new businesses and people coming to the area,” said Board Chairman Chuck […]
June 30, 2020

Energy United Property Ties in With Mocksville’s Comprehensive Plan

By Jeanna Baxter White The largest single-owner piece of property in downtown Mocksville will soon be on the market.  Energy United is selling a five-acre tract that starts at the corner of Sanford Avenue and Salisbury Street, includes Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theater and the Energy United building, and ends in the West Depot corridor. The utility has given the Davie County Economic Development Commission (DCEDC) the right to purchase the property before it goes on the market.  DFI Analysis Will Provide Ideas For Property’s Uses & Community Value Recognizing the value of the property for downtown development and expansion, the […]
June 25, 2020

The Suite Place on Main Opens in Mocksville

A unique new place to stay in Mocksville celebrated its grand opening on June 22nd with an equally unique virtual ribbon-cutting hosted by the Davie County Chamber of Commerce.  Owner Chuck Taylor provided a walkthrough of The Suite Place on Main, a charming guest house at 472 N. Main Street via Facebook Live.  “We are grateful that Facebook Live is available in the COVID19 era.  We were able to have a far greater reach than we could have had with a traditional open house,” said Chuck. “We would not have been able to fit the 120 people who attended the […]
March 19, 2020
Restaurants in Mocksville, Advance and Bermuda Run that provide takeout and delivery during COVID-19

Takeout Food as Self-Care

Takeout Food Can Be a Form of Self-Care Many of us miss the simple joy of sitting at our favorite local restaurants to relax and unwind with our friends and family at the end of a crazy day. But we can still enjoy some of the self-care benefits of our favorite restaurant foods because many of them are providing TAKEOUT. Some are even delivering.  Some days it’s hard to find the energy to put together a meal and then deal with all the cleanup, especially in light of the recent daily (sometimes hourly!) changes and anxiety.  So avoid washing dishes […]
March 14, 2020
Important notice about coronavirus from Town of Mocksville

Town of Mocksville Important Notice Regarding Public Meetings

Important Bulletin from the Town of Mocksville: March 14, 2020 PUBLIC NOTICE  To:      Town of Mocksville Residents From: Mocksville Mayor and Board of Commissioners Re:      Precautionary Measures for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) As many of you are aware, the President has declared a National State of Emergency and the Governor has declared a State of Emergency for North Carolina due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Town of Mocksville is working closely with the State and Davie County to provide a comprehensive message for preemptive measures to mitigate the spread of the virus. Included with this notice is […]