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Thursday, December 07, 2017
News ReleaseFor Immediate Releasedate:December 6, 2017contact:Miracle Kingmiracleking@ncdot.gov (336) 487-0157  24-Mile Section of U.S. 29 Will Be Resurfaced Across Rockingham County  REIDSVILLE –The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $4.9 million contract to mill and resurface a 24-mile section of U.S. 29 between U.S. 158 in Rockingham County and the Caswell County ...read more
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Wednesday, December 06, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE         December 4, 2017                              ROCKINGHAM COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL Submitted by: Melissa Mericle; 336-349-4039; director@rcarts.org Photo enclosed  Positive growth creates staff restructuring at arts council  The Rockingham County Arts Council (RCAC) is pleased to announce its organization is growing. The RCAC Board of Directors has named Melissa ...read more
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Wednesday, December 06, 2017
New Lake Reidsville PlaygroundTurned into ‘Smart’ Structures  The new playground at Lake Reidsville combines technology and physical activity.The playground equipment, designed for ages 5-12, has a unique cell phone application play feature. The application, called Biba, offers games designed to get kids back outside for healthy, active and imaginative play, according to Fred Thompson, the City’s ...read more
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Monday, December 04, 2017
CAREER DIGESTDecember Workforce Development Events with Triad Goodwill  Jobs on the Outside (J.O.T.O.) This FREE program helps people with a criminal background find employment. Orientation is a requirement to attend class.Orientation at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406 is EVERY Monday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Class ...read more
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
CAREER DIGESTNovember 13 Workforce Development Events with Triad Goodwill  Jobs on the Outside (J.O.T.O.) This FREE program helps people with a criminal background find employment. Orientation is a requirement to attend class.Orientation at Triad Goodwill’s Greensboro Career Center, 1235 South Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406 is EVERY Monday, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Class ...read more
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Reidsville awarded AARC Seal of Approval The City of Reidsville stands in a class by itself among North Carolina Certified Retirement Communities.  Reidsville is the only City in the State to receive the coveted American Association of Retirement Communities’ “Seal of Approval”. The award was presented to City Marketer Judy Yarbrough Thursday, November 16, at the Annual AARC Conference in ...read more
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
City of Reidsville Among Finalistsfor Triad’s ‘Healthiest Employers’        The City of Reidsville was recognized November 16 as a finalist among those vying for the title of one of the Triad’s “Healthiest Employers”.     The Triad Business Journal, which spearheads the competition sponsored by United Healthcare and the benefits firm, Hill, Chesson & Woody, recognized the finalists and the ...read more
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Dear Hospice Friend: Change is often a good thing so with that in mind, we are changing the format of our LifeLight ceremony in 2017.  On Thursday, December 14th, we will hold our 24th annual LifeLight ceremony.  This year, instead of sponsoring lights on a tree in honor or memory of special people in your life, LifeLight will be an opportunity to purchase a luminary instead.  Our 2017 event will ...read more
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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 21, 2017   Gale Ketteler, Public Relations Specialist              gketteler@triadgoodwill.org 336-544-5254 office         336-215-1909 mobile  NEWS RELEASE  Holiday schedule at Triad Goodwill stores and career centers   GREENSBORO, NC – All Triad Goodwill locations are closed on Thanksgiving. The home office and career centers will remain closed on Friday, ...read more
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Monday, November 20, 2017
Reidsville McDonald's celebrated their Grand Opening with a Ribbon Cutting for their new location on Friday, November 17th, 2017. They are located at 665 S Scales St, Reidsville, NC 27320.  City Councilman Tom Balsley cut the ribbon alongside owner, Tony Delligatti.  Also in attendance where Councilman Donald Gorham, Reidsville Economic Development Director Jeff Garstka, and McDonald's friends ...read more
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Thursday, August 24, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Robin Yount, tourism manager Rockingham County Center for Economic Development, Small Business & Tourism 336.342.8138ryount@myrockingamcountync.com www.VisitRockinghamCountyNC.com facebook.com/VisitRockinghamCountyNC Instagram.com/VisitRockinghamCountyNC STATE ANNOUNCES TOURISM’S VISITOR IMPACT FOR 2016 -County Spending by Domestic Visitors Increases by 4.7 Percent ...read more
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Friday, August 11, 2017
Love's Travel Stops plans to open $11M Triad location by summer 2018  SUBSCRIBER CONTENT: Aug 8, 2017, 12:23pm EDTLOVE'S TRAVEL STOPSLove's Travel Stops is planning an $11 million truck stop in the Triad similar to the Mebane store pictured in this photo.Oklahoma City-based Love’s Travel Stops is finalizing the purchase of land for a new facility in Reidsville it plans to open by summer 2018, ...read more
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