News for Chamber

Thursday, June 22, 2017
Smith-Carolina Announces Expansion in Rockingham County, NC (June 20, 2017) — Smith-Carolina, maker of high quality precast concrete products, plans to expand in Rockingham County with a second manufacturing location in Reidsville. The company plans to invest more than $1.5 million in a new 35,000 square-foot building and machinery and equipment. Smith-Carolina also plans to create 10 new ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2017 Gale Ketteler, Public Relations Specialist gketteler@triadgoodwill.org 336-544-5254 office 336-215-1909 mobile CAREER DIGEST Career Events June 20-July 26 with Triad Goodwill Hiring Events on Tuesdays, June 20 & 27 , 9 :00 a.m. - Noon at Triad Goodwill’s Burlington Community Resource Center , 3740 S. Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215. Premier ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2017 Gale Ketteler, Public Relations Specialist gketteler@triadgoodwill.org 336-544-5254 office 336-215-1909 mobile NEWS RELEASE Save big this summer at Goodwill Outlet Get kids’ camp supplies, beach gear and more - for less! Greensboro, NC — Stock up on summer supplies at deep discount at Triad Goodwill . The new Goodwill Outlet at 1235 S. Eugene ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
Reidsville Makes Top 100 in New Safest Cities Report REIDSVILLE — The City of Reidsville holds the 81 st spot on LendEDU’s Top 100 Safest Cities in North Carolina. The Safest Cities list represents each city’s risk of violent crimes: rape, murder, assault, robbery, larceny, and motor vehicle theft. The crime numbers are compared to the national average. A lower crime risk score ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RESET Rockingham Seeks Guidance and Leadership from Steering Committee WENTWORTH, NC, June 8, 2017 – On Wednesday, June 7th, a diverse group of representatives from businesses, industry, and education met to discuss the direction of the RESET Rockingham initiative and begin work to collectively improve the workforce in Rockingham County. RESET Rockingham launched in ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
2017 Hurricane outlook: Fewer than last year Plus, video shows what happens when someone touches a power line Forecast calls for fewer hurricanes this season Duke Energy meteorologists predict 13 named storms and 5 hurricanes for 2017 Atlantic hurricane season How modernizing the power grid affects you Duke Energy plans to spend $25 billion to improve the power system’s infrastructure and ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
For Immediate Release: June, 15 2017 For More Information: Nora Ferrell, Director of Communications Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust 336-397-5515, cell: 336-705-3955 Rockingham County Tackles Hunger and Wellness with Mobile Food Pantry Investment Part of Long-Term Healthy Places NC Initiative WINSTON-SALEM, NC—With support from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust, a Rockingham County ...read more
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
City of Reidsville Release – Release Date May 25, 2017 Reidsville makes best 250 cities for Postgraduates Postgraduates getting ready to settle down somewhere might want to consider the Reidsville area. LendEDU narrowed down a list of 30,000 cities across the country based on population to the top 250 that present ideal conditions for postgraduates looking to find their first homes. ...read more
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
The City of Reidsville Recognized as 2017 Playful City USA Community 258 communities honored as part of 2017 Playful City USA Program Reidsville, NC ( May 17, 2017) – The City of Reidsville is being honored with a 2017 Playful City USA designation for the third time. Playful City USA honors cities and towns across the country for putting the needs of families first so kids can learn, grow ...read more
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Friday, May 19, 2017
MAY MEMBER OF THE MONTH: Reidsville Event Center (Pictured: Bob & Myra Tudor with the Reidsville Event Center ) Congratulations to the Reidsville Event Center for being selected as Member of the Month for May 2017 with the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce. Located at 223 S. Scales Street, Owner’s Bob and Myra Tudor, for the past eleven years, have been hosts to weddings and receptions, ...read more
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Friday, May 19, 2017
City of Reidsville -- Release Date Monday, May 15, 2017 What was the most profitable store in the entire Belks company in 2016? Reidsville! The Reidsville Belks store in Pennrose Mall is by no means the largest store in the Belks chain, but it was the most profitable last year among the 293 locations. Store Manager Michel Cook accepted the award earlier this year as the Reidsville Store won #1 ...read more
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
Gill's Inn & Suites celebrated their Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting today, May 18, 2017 at Noon. They are located at 2100 Barnes Street next to the Marathon Gas Station. Mayor Jay Donecker cut the ribbon along side Owner Inam Gill, while Gill's family members held the ribbons. They currently have 65 rooms available with 36 rooms coming soon, including efficiency rooms. All rooms ...read more
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date May 11, 2017 Market Square Now on Rockingham County Quilt Trail On Saturday, May 6, the two latest additions to the Rockingham County Quilt Trail were unveiled at Market Square in downtown Reidsville. The City-owned venue and downtown Reidsville are now part of the quilt trail with these beautiful hand-painted squares hanging on the ...read more
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Fred Thompson, Superintendent Parks & Recreation City of Reidsville fthompson@ci.reidsville.nc.us 336-349-1091 The City of Reidsville Recognized as 2017 Playful City USA Community 258 communities honored as part of 2017 Playful City USA Program Reidsville, NC ( May 17, 2017) – The City of Reidsville is being honored with a 2017 Playful City USA ...read more
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Monday, May 08, 2017
Tan-A-Sea Island tanning salon and Tina's Silk Flowers celebrated their Grand Openings & Ribbon Cutting on Tuesday, May 9th at NOON. They are located at 112 Settle Street, Reidsville, NC (across from Market Square). County Commissioner, Mark Richardson cut the ribbon along with co-owner's Danny Wilson and Paul Richman. Tina's Silk Flowers has over 20 years of experience offering ...read more
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Thursday, April 27, 2017
MEMBER OF THE MONTH: (Pictured from L to R: Sam Brady, Sheryl Patton, Owner – Scott Adams, and Betty Craven) Congratulations to Bob Adams Florist for being selected the Reidsville Chamber Member of the Month for April 2017. They are conveniently located inside the Pennrose Mall at 1601 S. Scales Street, Reidsville, NC. They have been serving Reidsville and Rockingham County for almost 47 ...read more
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Friday, April 21, 2017
Verizon Cellular Sales celebrated their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting this morning, Friday, April 21, 2017 at 9 am with the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce. Mayor Jay Donecker cut the ribbon along with Store Manager, Jeremy Shumate, as Verizon Sales Representatives, Ted Hyde and Joyce Perez held the ribbons. Verizon Cellular Sales is in their new home located at 1640 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, ...read more
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Thursday, April 06, 2017
Contact: Ellen Makaravage Phone: 336-577-1064 Email: MountJubileeMinistries@gmail.com For Immediate Release Service Project Hosted by MJM Proves to be a Huge Success “As I explained to Matthew, age 35, exactly what we were doing, he looked at me and said, ‘I think I’m gonna cry. I never thought I could help feed anyone.’ ” On Saturday morning March 25, 40 ...read more
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
The Cutting Edge hair salon celebrated their Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 12:00 pm. They are conveniently located at 1537 Freeway Drive, Reidsville, NC in the Freeway Crossing Shopping Center, next door to Monterrey Mexican Restaurant. City Councilwoman Sherri Walker cut the ribbon while Cutting Edge employees Deloris Wilson and Stephanie Brooks held the bows. Owners Christina ...read more
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Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Crisp Cleaning Services celebrated their new location, Tuesday March 7 th , 2017 at 12:00 Noon. They are located at 1237 W Harrison Street in Reidsville. Mayor Jay Donecker cut the ribbon with elected officials Mayor Pro Tem Harry Brown, Councilman Tom Balsley, Councilman James Festerman and Rockingham County Commissioner Mark Richardson. Crisp Cleaning Service has been in business for 26 years ...read more
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Thursday, February 09, 2017
There's a New Bakery In Town ! Sweet Obsessions Bakery & Coffee Shop celebrated their Ribbon Cutting today, Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 12:00 Noon. They are located at 8460 NC 87 in Wentworth near Elizabeth's Pizza. Dennis Paschal, Wentworth Mayor, cut the ribbon as Denise Brady, Membership Director of Reidsville Chamber, and County Commissioner Mark Richardson held the bows . ...read more
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Thursday, February 09, 2017
Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate the Reidsville Chamber’s 56 th Annual Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, February 8 th , 2017 at the Pennrose Park Country Club. This year’s keynote speaker was, Tyrell Houghton, owner of Skoopz Character Connect and Reidsville High School’s State Championship Allstar QB from 2007-2008, with the theme “Hometown Champions”. ...read more
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Friday, February 03, 2017
PRESS RELEASE Bethany Community Middle School Contact: Vicky Bethel vbethel@bcmschool.com 336.951.2500 For Immediate Release Reidsville, NC Bethany Community Middle School, established in 2000 as Rockingham County’s first and only Charter School, celebrated the groundbreaking for a new 77,000 square foot middle and high school facility on December 6, 2016. The ceremony was hosted by Mr. ...read more
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Thursday, February 02, 2017
Congratulations to the Reidsville Chamber’s Business of the Month, Albaad USA, Inc. located at 129 Technology Drive South, Reidsville NC off Hwy 87. They have been a Reidsville Chamber member since August 2013 with a Gold Level Chamber Champion Status since 2016. As a Chamber Champion, they have become more involved in Chamber events. In August, Albaad donated $250 for the Annual School ...read more
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Wednesday, February 01, 2017
Pete's Burgers celebrated their new facelift with a Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon Cutting with the Reidsville Chamber today, Wednesday, February 1st. They are conveniently located on 727 S. Scales Street, Reidsville, NC. Owner Steve Parks and his wife Sherri, along with Pat Foy Brady held the bows, as Mayor Pro Tem Harry Brown cut the ribbon. Steve's crew served all the attendees hot ...read more
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Thursday, January 19, 2017
Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group celebrated their Ribbon Cutting on January 19 th at 11:30 am. They are conveniently located at 721 S. Scales Street, Reidsville, NC. Atlantic Bay Mortgage is a mortgage lender where the genuine care and consultation of their clients is their highest mission. They have been in business for 20 years, with headquarters based in Virginia Beach VA and offices all over the ...read more
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