News for Chamber

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Disaster Field Operations Center EastRelease Date: Jan. 14, 2019 Contact: Michael Lampton (404) 331-0333 Michael.Lampton@sba.gov Release Number: 19-253, NC 15517 Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Blogs & InstagramSBA Deadline for North Carolina Small Businesses to Apply for Working Capital Loans for the Tornado and Severe Storms is Feb. 8 ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration is ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community
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: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
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: Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article, 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: Chamber, Ribbon Cutting, Press Release
Friday, January 04, 2019
CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For January 4 and BeyondHiring Event on Monday, January 7 9:00 a.m. – Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406. FedEx has an immediate need for Package Handlers. Pay starts at $11.40 for day shifts, and $11.90 for night shifts. Call 336-544-5305 for more ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic
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: Press Release, Chamber, Ribbon Cutting
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: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Ribbon Cutting
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: Chamber, Ribbon Cutting, Press Release
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at Dr. Zack Hall and HealthU Urgent Care on Tuesday, October 30th to celebrate the Grand Opening of their new facility on Turner Drive in Reidsville. Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon alongside Council Members James Festerman, Donald Gorham, Sherri Walker and Terresia Scoble and owner, Zack Hall and family.  Find out more about Dr. Zack Hall and HealthU Urgent ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
                                                                Academy of Dance is Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for NovemberAcademy of Dance is celebrating their 25th Anniversary this season. Rockingham Academy of Dance opened in 1979 under the direction of Scottie Penn. The name changed to Academy of Dance in 1996 when Ashley D. Brown became the director/owner.  Ashley has a degree ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Debbie’s Restaurant is Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for OctoberCongratulations to Debbie’s Restaurant for being selected the September Member of the Month. After years in the Supermarket business, The Sparks Family, beginning with Titus and eldest son, Dennis launched their first Food Service Business by opening Debbie's Deli in Stoneville N.C. March 30th 1980 on Debbie's, 10th ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
A Coutywide Ribbon Cutting was held at Cirrus Construction on Friday, October 5th to celebrate the Grand Opening of their new facility in Eden. Eden Mayor, Neville Hall, cut the ribbon alongside owner, Charlie Hall and family.  Find out more about Cirrus Construction by going to https://www.cirrusconstruction.com/.  You can also check out their Facebook page ...read more
Categories: Community, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the Fine Arts Festival Association of Rockingham County on Thursday, October 18th to celebrate the Grand Opening of their new location and the reception for their event “Passion for Trashin’’.  FAFA Board Chair, Randy Hunt, cut the ribbon with Executive Director, Debbie Moore. The Fine Arts Festival Association promotes art and artists in Rockingham County in 2-D, 3-D, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Friday, September 21, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at Mish Mosh on Wednesday, August 29th to celebrate the grand opening of their store. City Councilwoman, Sherri Walker, cut the ribbon with owner Tammy Melchert. At MishMosh, you will find vintage and new home decor' accents, jewelry & accessories, along with upcycled clothing lines. Some local artisans showcasing their works...pottery, paintings, jewelry, photography, NC ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, September 20, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at Jaycee Park on Thursday, August 23rd to celebrate the amenities upgrade there at the park. Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon alongside City Council members Sherri Walker and Teressia Scoble and Parks and Recreation Superintendent Fred Thompson.  Find out more about Reidsville Parks and Recereation by going ...read more
Categories: Community, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Human Interest
Friday, September 14, 2018
Congratulations to Reidsville Mini Storage/GO Minis for being selected the September Member of the Month. Reidsville Mini Storage began in 1982 and was purchased by Richard and Claudene Wikle in 1987.  They have had seven expansions since then and now have units ranging in size from 5 x 10 to 12 x 30, all with door alarms. The latest expansion is the conversion of the A&H Furniture Store building ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, August 24, 2018
Café 99 is Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for AugustCafé 99 in downtown Reidsville has been named “Business of the Month” by the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce for August 2018.  Café 99’s name comes from the year they opened.  They joined the Chamber in March of 2008 and support the Chamber in many ways by providing food at a variety of events including Casino Night, Business Showcase, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, August 24, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at Little Kings and Queens Developmental Preschool on Tuesday, August 21st to celebrate the grand opening of their new preschool. County Manager, Lance Metzler, cut the ribbon with owner/administrator Wilma King.  Little Kings and Queens has been a member of the Chamber since 2014.  They are located at 1470 Wolf Island Road in Reidsville.  You can also check them out by ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting, Community, Press Release
Friday, August 03, 2018
 City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date August 3, 2018   Heavy rains result in wastewater spill   On Thursday, August 2, 2018, the City of Reidsville experienced an overflow of untreated wastewater from its sanitary sewer lines along the Jackson Street to Davis Street outfall and near Spring Street.   City officials explained that the overflow resulted from unusually heavy flows ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Carter Bank & Trust is Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for JulyPowell-Barefoot Agency, Inc. in Reidsville has been named “Business of the Month” by the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce for June 2018.  Carter Bank & Trust has a unique history. In 1974, Worth Harris Carter, Jr. opened his first bank in Rocky Mount, Virginia. Over the years, Mr. Carter opened and bought banks with assets ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article