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Thursday, November 15, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2018   Sarah M. Lanse, Marketing Specialistslanse@triadgoodwill.org   336-544-5291 office          NEWS RELEASE  NEW Furniture Sale at Triad GoodwillTriad Goodwill to Hold Sale on Ashley Furniture  GREENSBORO, NC – Out with the old – in with new! This weekend is your chance to get your home ready for the holidays, with the help of Goodwill Industries of ...read more
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Thursday, November 15, 2018
Annie Penn Hospital helps theCover the Trees and Keep our Neighbors Warm ProjectPlease help the Rockingham County Student Health Centers cover the trees in Rockingham County with scarves.Cities across the country are tying scarves around the base of trees. These scarves are left for homeless people to take to help keep them warm. They are free to anyone who needs them. You may include a message ...read more
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Friday, November 09, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2018 Contact: Ford Porter Phone: 919-814-2100 Email: govpress@nc.gov Global Logistics Company Selects Rockingham County for New Facility Sanritsu Logistics to create 24 jobs and invest $9 million in Reidsville RALEIGH: Sanritsu Logistics will open a new warehouse and manufacturing plant in Rockingham County, creating 24 jobs, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. ...read more
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Friday, November 09, 2018
November 8, 2018 Sarah M. Lanse, Marketing Specialistslanse@triadgoodwill.org  336-544-5291 office         336-383-0439 mobile  NEWS RELEASE  Work for Guilford Child DevelopmentTriad Goodwill is holding a hiring event this Saturday  GREENSBORO, NC – Love working with kids? Want a rewarding career helping kids and families in our community? Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina, Inc. ...read more
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Thursday, November 01, 2018
CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For October 26 and Beyond NewFree Computer Class: Advanced Computer Skills on Monday, October 29 – Thursday, November 8 9:00 a.m. – Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Reidsville Career Center, 1551 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC 27320. Participants in the Advanced Computer Skills Class will sharpen their keyboarding skill and learn ...read more
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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
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Thursday, October 25, 2018
Dear Hospice Friend: On Thursday, December 13th, we will hold our 25th annual LifeLight ceremony.  Our 2018 event will be held at Freedom Park in Eden, NC, and you can drive through the park between 6:00pm until 7:30pm to enjoy the luminaries.  If you would like, please stop by the shelter and join us for some seasonal music and a cup of hot chocolate.  For 2018 and our 25th annual LifeLight, we ...read more
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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
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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
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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
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018 -- A Ribbon Cutting was held at Wal-Mart on Tuesday, June 5th to celebrate the opening of their Free Grocery Pick-Up. Reidsville City Councilman, James Festerman, cut the ribbon with Reidsville City Councilman Donald Gorham, Reidsville City Councilwomen Sherri Walker and Teressia Scoble. This new feature is completely free and pick-up is available from 8am until 8pm. They are located ...read more
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Friday, June 15, 2018
June 15, 2018– A Ribbon Cutting ceremony and open house was held for Tiger Force Mixed Martial Arts at Family Fitnesson Wednesday, May 24th. Officer Brian Patterson, co-owner of TFMMA, used a samurai sword to cut the ribbon with Officer Sharra Carter, co-owner of TFMMA, and owner of Family Fitness, James Boswell. Tiger Force is located upstairs in the Family Fitness gym. They offer a variety of ...read more
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Friday, June 08, 2018
  Powell-Barefoot Agency, Inc. is Reidsville Chamber“Business of the Month” for June  Powell-Barefoot Agency, Inc. in Reidsville has been named “Business of the Month” by the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce for June 2018.  The Powell family started the agency in 1918 and ran it until 1995.  Don Barefoot, Drew’s Father, started his agency in 1977 and in 1995 purchased The Powell Agency.  Drew ...read more
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Wednesday, May 30, 2018
May 30, 2018– A Ribbon Cutting ceremony in celebration of 20 years of service to our community was held at the Free Clinic of Rockingham County on Friday, May 11th. The great-great-granddaughters of the founder, the late Paul Mabe, Ana and Amonie, cut the ribbon with Reidsville Councilwoman Sherri Walker and Mayor Jay Donecker holding the ribbons. If is the mission of the Free Clinic to recognize ...read more
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Thursday, May 24, 2018
April 27, 2018 - On Sunday, April 15th at around 5:25pm, an EF-2 tornado ripped through Rockingham County damaging numerous buildings, outbuildings and barns — including at least 20 homes and farms, and the Oakhaven Event Center in downtown Ruffin. Countless trees were snapped or uprooted along the nearly 18-mile path. The Reidsville Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center joined forces with the ...read more
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