News for Human Interest

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
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, 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
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
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: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
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, 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
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