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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: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Political
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: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, Education, Press Release
Thursday, June 06, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening was held at the beautiful Monterrey Mexican Grill on Thursday, May 9th at 11am.  Councilman James Festerman cut the ribbon alongside Owner Victor Llamas, his staff and Councilwoman Sherri Walker.  The food was delicious and the staff were so friendly!  To find out more about Monterrey Mexican Grill and see their menu, please go to http://eatmonterreys.com/.
Categories: General News Article, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, June 06, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting was held at The Ole’ Corner Shop located at 139 S. Scales Street on Tuesday, May 14th at 12pm.  Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon alongside City Council members Donald Gorham and Sherri Walker, as well as Board Members and Ambassadors.  The Ole’ Corner Shop has all kinds of treasures!  Stop by and visit Owner Christina Davidson or check them out by going to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, June 06, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening was held at Mattress Outlet & More, LLC located at 119 S. Scales Street on Thursday, May 16th at 12pm.  Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon alongside City Councilman Donald Gorham, and Reidsville Downtown Corporation President, David Apple.  The Mattress Outlet & More is owned by Ron Boczkwowski and his wife Minelly who moved here from Texas!  Ron has been ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Ribbon Cutting, Chamber, Press Release
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
WorkForce Unlimited, LLC Selected as the Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for May 2019WorkForce Unlimited is a full-service staffing firm specializing in temporary, temporary-to-hire, payrolling and onsite workforce management for manufacturing, distribution, skilled trades, and office/professional. Family-owned and operated, WorkForce Unlimited has been raising the bar for the staffing ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Chamber, 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: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
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: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
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
Thursday, April 18, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening was held at Freeway Dining Room on Tuesday, April 9th.  Mayor Jay Donecker, cut the ribbon alongside Owners Oven Bahena, his wife and Council Members, James Festerman, Donald Gorham, Sherri Walker and Terresia Scoble.  To find out more about Freeway Dining Room and see their menu, please go to http://www.shoprockinghamcounty.com/freewaydiningroom/.
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
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
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: Chamber, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
A Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening was held at GCRF Events and Custom Creations in downtown Reidsville on Tuesday, February 26th.  Councilman James Festerman, cut the ribbon alongside Owners George Gutierrez and Ana Gonzalez and Council Members, Donald Gorham, Sherri Walker and Teressia Scoble.  To find out more about what GCRF Events and Customer Creations does, please go to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Ribbon Cutting, Press Release
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
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the new location for Albaad’s FEM Plant in Reidsville on Tuesday, February 5th.  Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon alongside Council Members Donald Gorham, William Hariston, Sherri Walker, and Teressia Scoble.  Also present where County Commissioners, Chariman Reece Pyrtle and Mark Richardson, County Manager Lance Metzler, City Manager Preston Mitchell, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Economic, Ribbon Cutting
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
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, 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
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: Chamber, Human Interest, 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, Chamber, Fun Facts, 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
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