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Thursday, May 23, 2019
In 2015 we were the runners up for the Howard Coble award, that was such a humbling experience for us here. All we wanted to do was save animals and grow food sort copying the examples St. Francis gave. Then tragedy struck our rescue but we are back at it full force. The Garden of Life is not only an animal shelter but a community garden too. Anyone is welcome to come and help.So we decided to see ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Contact:         Cathy Powers, Executive Director                              (336) 349-2343                        adtsrc@gmail.com                                    NEWS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  ADTS Notifies Public of Security IncidentOn May 9th, 2019 Aging, Disability & Transit Services of Rockingham County (ADTS) experienced a disruption in their internal Information Technology ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date May 20, 2019Smith graduates from Municipaland County Administration course       The Reidsville City Council recognized Michelle Smith, Human Resources Analyst, during its May 7th regular monthly meeting for completing the 2018-19 Municipal and County Administration Course offered by the UNC School of Government.   Mayor Jay Donecker, on behalf of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, May 20, 2019
WorkForce Unlimited, LLC Selected as the Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for May 2019WorkForce Unlimited is a full-service staffing firm specializing in temporary, temporary-to-hire, payrolling and onsite workforce management for manufacturing, distribution, skilled trades, and office/professional. Family-owned and operated, WorkForce Unlimited has been raising the bar for the staffing ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Fun Facts
Monday, May 20, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 17, 2019For more info: Gerri Hunt RCC Director of Public Information336-342-4261 ext. 2170  Rockingham Promise brings RCC courses to high school students  WENTWORTH – Local high school students have an opportunity to take college courses on their own campus, and can then qualify for tuition-free scholarships at Rockingham Community College.  Rockingham Promise is a ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Monday, May 20, 2019
Joe Scott Marketing & Public Relations Specialist Goodwill of Central North Carolina, Inc.jscott@triadgoodwill.org(336) 544-5287 (office)CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For May 17 and Beyond Showcase Featured Event!Hiring Event on Thursday, May 23 at 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Lidl Graham Regional Distribution Center on 3815 Senator Ralph Scott Parkway in ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
Thursday, May 16, 2019
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date May 14, 2019Volunteers ‘toss it”to clean up Reidsville      Volunteers bagged up litter and cleaned up the City’s streets as part of the “Toss It for Reidsville” campaign earlier this month.      The annual event is sponsored by the Reidsville Appearance Commission. RAC members, aided by local citizens and City staff, gathered up 23 bags of trash ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration was held at the NCDMV License Plate Agency in Reidsville on Tuesday, April 30th at 9am. Councilwoman Terresia Scoble cut the Ribbon alongside owners Alice and Vance Parrish. The NCDMV License Plate Agency is located at 219 B Turner Drive. We are so thankful to have this service back in Reidsville! Thank you to Dr. Robert Daniel and Mike Fargis, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Ribbon Cutting, Community, Press Release
Monday, May 13, 2019
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date May 13, 2019CommUNITY EventSet at Market Square     On Saturday, May 18, 2019, Market Square in downtown Reidsville will be open to the public for a “Team Reidsville CommUNITY Celebration” from 3-8 p.m.     This first-time event is a project of the City of Reidsville’s Human Relations Commission (HRC), aided by the Community Pride Committee.     ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Friday, May 10, 2019
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date May 8, 2019Lake’s new fishing trailis fun and educational    Fishing sites designed as part of Boy Scout’s Eagle Project The City of Reidsville has a new amenity, a Bass Fishing Trail at Lake Reidsville, thanks to the efforts of a local Boy Scout.  Hunter Martin, a member of area Boy Scout Troop 701, worked with members of the N.C. B.A.S.S. and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, May 09, 2019
PRESS RELEASE: Governor Cooper Announces Nearly $10 Million to Expand Internet Access  GREAT Grants awarded to 19 rural counties for broadband expansion   RALEIGH, N.C. – Better internet access is coming to 19 rural, economically disadvantaged counties in North Carolina thanks to nearly $10 million in grants, Governor Roy Cooper announced today along with the NC Department of ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Friday, April 26, 2019
Voter Photo ID will be required beginning in 2020.  Follow the link below for more information. Voter Photo ID
Categories: Community, Political, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, April 26, 2019
The Lucky City Brewing revamped website has launched! Join today!   https://luckycitybrewing.com/
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, April 26, 2019
CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For April 26 and BeyondNewHiring Event on Wednesday, May 1 – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center on 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Onin Staffing will be hiring for multiple positions available at multiple employers. Light industrial positions will be available, including finishing, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, April 25, 2019
NEWS RELEASE   Triad Goodwill’s Latest Program to Offer Entrepreneur Training to Former Inmates, Veterans & Youth    Business ownership program is part of a new partnership with Brian Hamilton Foundation   Burlington, NC — Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc. will offer a free information session to help individuals start, run and grow their own businesses on May ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Thursday, April 18, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening was held at Freeway Dining Room on Tuesday, April 9th.  Mayor Jay Donecker, cut the ribbon alongside Owners Oven Bahena, his wife and Council Members, James Festerman, Donald Gorham, Sherri Walker and Terresia Scoble.  To find out more about Freeway Dining Room and see their menu, please go to http://www.shoprockinghamcounty.com/freewaydiningroom/.
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Larry Abbott, otherwise known as, LADJ, has been in the business for more than 12 years.  He has always had a love for music, all types of music.  He used to just sit in his car and listen to music, especially his favorite, old-school Rap and R&B.  He has two beautiful daughters that share his love for music, Sydney and Autumn.  Sydney is a graduate of Spelman College in Atlanta, GA and loves to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, April 12, 2019
The McInnis Clinic Ribbon CuttingA Ribbon Cutting was held at The McInnis Clinic on Tuesday, April 2nd.  City Councilwomen, Sherri Walker and Terresia Scoble, cut the ribbon alongside Primary Care Provider James Y. Kim, his wife and wonderful staff.  The McInnis Clinic is located in Suite C at 1123 S. Main Street and they are accepting new patients.  To find out more about The McInnis Clinic, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Friday, April 12, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at PG’s Chicken & Biscuits on Tuesday, March 19th to celebrate their recent remodeling.  Councilman James Festerman cut the ribbon alongside City Council Members Donald Gorham and Sherri Walker.  This Ribbon Cutting had a tremendous turnout!  Thank you to everyone that came!  If you didn’t get to join us, please stop by and see their renovations.  You can also find out ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Affordable Furniture Selected as the Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for March 2019Todd’s Affordable Furniture is owned and operated by David “Todd” Vincent, a Burlington, NC native who has worked in the furniture industry for over 30 years.Todd’s Affordable Furniture has two convenient locations; 1550 Freeway Drive in Reidsville and 2132 N. Church St. in Burlington.  Their expert sales ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 25, 2019
Foster’s Grill Ribbon CuttingA Ribbon Cutting was held at Foster’s Grill on Tuesday, March 12th to celebrate new ownership.  Owner Robert Stanley cut the ribbon alongside Chamber President Diane Sawyer.  Also in attendance were City Council Members-James Festerman, Teressia Scoble, Donald Gorham, and Sherri Walker, Chamber Board Chair Robbie Citty, and several Board Members and Ambassadors.  ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at Oakhaven Properties on Friday, March 1st.  Owner Patience Ergish cut the ribbon alongside Property Manager Gary Barrett.  After an EF-2 Tornado ripped through Rockingham County on Sunday, April 15, 2018, Oakhaven Properties Manager Gary Barrett looked to find a destroyed barn on their property.  After much deliberation and planning, a new dutch barn has been built and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening was held at GCRF Events and Custom Creations in downtown Reidsville on Tuesday, February 26th.  Councilman James Festerman, cut the ribbon alongside Owners George Gutierrez and Ana Gonzalez and Council Members, Donald Gorham, Sherri Walker and Teressia Scoble.  To find out more about what GCRF Events and Customer Creations does, please go to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Ribbon Cutting, Press Release
Thursday, March 07, 2019
Arsenic and Old Lace -https://www.tgrc-nc.com/our-2018-2019-season-events/arsenic-and-old-lacePerformancesMarch 14th, 15th, & 16th - 7:30 March 17th - 2:30 Rockingham Community CollegeTGRC Decades of Broadway show and auditions-https://www.tgrc-nc.com/our-2018-2019-season-events/decades-of-broadwaySaturday, March 23 at Rockingham County High School.Events: 6:30 Silent Auction 7:00 - 8:30 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community
Tuesday, March 05, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the Chamber for Highlands Residential Mortgage on Tuesday, February 19th.  Chamber President, Diane Sawyer, cut the ribbon alongside Brenda Dickerson, Senior Mortgage Loan Officer.  Highlands Residential Mortgage is located in Suite 206 at the Reidsville Chamber.  To find out more about Highlands Residential Mortgage, please go to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Ribbon Cutting
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the new location for Albaad’s FEM Plant in Reidsville on Tuesday, February 5th.  Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon alongside Council Members Donald Gorham, William Hariston, Sherri Walker, and Teressia Scoble.  Also present where County Commissioners, Chariman Reece Pyrtle and Mark Richardson, County Manager Lance Metzler, City Manager Preston Mitchell, ...read more
Categories: Economic, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Mount Jubilee Ministries Selected as the Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for February 2019Mount Jubilee Ministries was established in 2005 in response to a defined interest to provide a residential summer camp for youth with special needs in the Piedmont Triad area of North Carolina.  As a result of passionate vision of the core group of faith-based founders, Camp Jubilee hosted its ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the new location for Cricket Wireless in Reidsville on Thursday, January 24th.  Councilwoman, Sherri Walker, cut the ribbon alongside Chamber Board President, Robbie Citty, Board Members and Ambassadors.  To find out about all that is offered at Cricket Wireless, please go to https://www.cricketwireless.com/.  
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at On Fleek Brow Boutique on Tuesday, February 12th.  Councilman James Festerman cut the ribbon alongside Councilman Donald Gorham and County Commissioner Mark Richardson.  To find out about all that is offered and available at On Fleek Brow Boutique, please go to https://www.facebook.com/onfleekbrowboutique/.
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting
Friday, February 08, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held at the new Love’s Travel Stops and McDonald’s on January 18. Mayor Jay Donecker cut the ribbon alongside Council Members William Hariston, Donald Gorham, Mayor Pro Tem Harry Brown, Teressia Scoble and Sherry Walker, McDonald’s owner. From the businesses were Tony Delligatti, McDonalds Marketing Manager; Barb Dudley, Love’s Travel Stops District Manager; Dave ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Ribbon Cutting, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 11, 2019
NEWS RELEASE  Release: Immediate                                         Contact: Mary Katherine RevelsDate: Jan. 11, 2019                                           Phone: 919-707-7722             Scare Tactics Used to Sell Labor Law Posters  RALEIGH—Every year the N.C. Department of Labor receives complaints of poster companies that use scare tactics to sell labor law posters. NCDOL says ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, January 11, 2019
WLC Forklift Services Selected the Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for January 2019Willie Conklin, and his wife Kim, opened WLC Forklift Services in March of 2007. With 21 years of experience on all major brands of forklifts, they specialize in minor and major breakdowns, servicing, rentals and parts sales.  For forklifts that need major work to be done in their shop, they offer mobile ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release
Friday, January 11, 2019
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date January 9, 2019City, Schools collaborateon Educator Externship    The City of Reidsville, in partnership with the Rockingham County Schools and local industries, will be launching the Reidsville Educator Externship program in area high schools in 2019.  City and school officials highlighted the benefits of the program at the Reidsville City Council ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 10, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at Nikki's Creations on Thursday, January 10th to celebrate their new location in Downtown Reidsville. Reidsville Mayor, Jay Donecker, cut the ribbon alongside owner, Nikki Roberts and family.  Find out more about Nikki's Creations by going to https://www.facebook.com/Nikkis-Creations-239996743224348/.  
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Ribbon Cutting
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the site of the new "R" on Freeway drive Thursday, November 29th to celebrate the completion of the City of Reidsville colmination of Freeway Drive improvements project.  A landscaped "R' now sits on the off ramp of Richardson drive onto Freeway Drive.  Mayor, Jay Donecker, cut the ribbon alongside Council Members, City employees, and Chamber Members.  Follow the city ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Ribbon Cutting
Friday, November 30, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center on Tuesday, November 13th to celebrate the naming of our lobby, HomeTrust Bank Lobby.  Mayor, Jay Donecker, cut the ribbon alongside Jonathan Jobe, Regional President of HomeTrust Bank.  We also celebrated the opening of the SCORE Center located in the Visitor Center with a  Ribbon Cutting.  SCORE is a respected ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Ribbon Cutting, Press Release
Friday, November 30, 2018
A Countywide Ribbon Cutting was held at Hospice of Rockingham County on Thursday, November 15th to celebrate the Grand Opening of their “Dewey’s Holiday Bakery”.  The Bakery will be open through December 23rd with the exception of Thanksgiving Day.  The Holiday Store will be located in the Community Room of HRC's Hospice Home.  The Holiday Store will help HRC raise money to provide care to ...read more
Categories: Community, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Press Release
Friday, November 30, 2018
A Countywide Ribbon Cutting was held at Hire Dynamics on Friday, November 9th to celebrate their new name, Hire Dynamics.  Branch Manager, Sharon Chirichella, cut the ribbon with her Staff by her side. Hire Dynamics was Voted Top 5 "Best Staffing Firm to Work For in the U.S." out of 10,000.  They are located in Mayodan near Wal-Mart.  You can check them out by going ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Ribbon Cutting