News for Community

Friday, June 14, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2019 Board of Elections 336-342-8107   Rockingham County Board of Elections to host educational seminars on voter ID requirements  The Rockingham County Board of Elections will be hosting two educational seminars about voter photo identification requirements. Seminars are free and open to the public, schedule is listed below:3:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2019 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 7, 2019                                                                                CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For June 7 and BeyondFeatured SpotlightSummer Career Fair on Monday, June 17 – 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Lawndale Baptist Church on 3505 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27406. Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, June 06, 2019
Contact: Dr. Cindy Wall Sarwi Rockingham Community Collegesarwic2369@rockinghamcc.edu 336-342-4261 Ext. 2141/2201Rockingham County Community Partners to Host Leadership RockinghamWentworth, NC – As a joint effort, we are implementing Leadership Rockingham 2019-2020. Leadership Rockingham is a multi-dimensional program developed by the Rockingham Community College Foundation and the three Chambers ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For May 31st and BeyondFeatured SpotlightSummer Career Fair on Monday, June 17 – 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Lawndale Baptist Church on 3505 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27406. Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center will host recruiters and managers from dozens of employers offering full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, May 30, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 30, 2019Joe Scott, Marketing & Public Relations Specialistjscott@triadgoodwill.org  336-275-9801 (ext. 1047) office    NEWS RELEASE  Triad Goodwill to Open New 2415 Lawndale Drive Location in Greensboro on June 5thGreensboro, NC — Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc. (Triad Goodwill) will ‘Spark Something New’ when they open a brand new location at 9 a.m. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Thursday, May 30, 2019
CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For May 24 and BeyondNewHiring Event on Wednesday, May 29 – 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center on 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406. Mountaire Farms has an immediate need for production workers and chicken deboners. Pay starts at $10/hr. Call 336-544-5305 for more information.NewHiring ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
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
Thursday, May 23, 2019
A double Ribbon Cutting was held for the newly painted murals in downtown Reidsville on Friday, May 3rd at 5:30pm.  Thanks to artist Mary Ryan, you can now have your selfie made in front of the beautiful angel wings painted on the Reidsville Public library or you make your picture with the “Greetings from Reidsville” Mural on the side of The Ole’ Corner Shop, both located in downtown Reidsville.  ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Ribbon Cutting
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
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
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
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
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: Community, Chamber, Human Interest
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: Community, 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
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
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, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts
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