News for Community

Thursday, July 12, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2018 Christine Gillies, Marketing & Volunteer Specialistcgillies@triadgoodwill.org   336-544-5266 office       336-362-5521 mobile    CAREER DIGESTWorkforce training and employment events with Triad Goodwill For July 13 and beyond  NewHiring Event on Tuesday, July 17 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Triad Goodwill’s Asheboro Career Center, 1064 East Dixie Drive, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at the Chamber for DM&E Tactical on Thursday, June 21st‌ at Noon to celebrate the opening of their new business. Reidsville City Councilman, James Festerman, cut the ribbon with Reidsville City Councilwoman Teressia Scoble.  DM&E stands for Danny, Marty, and Elijah which make up the amazing family that runs this business.  They are a family business, kid friendly, who ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held at PLS 'The Rock' on Wednesday, June 6th to celebrate the opening of their new gym (formerly Dynamic Fitness). Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon with Reidsville City Councilman Donald Gorham, Reidsville City Councilwomen Sherri Walker and Teressia Scoble.  PLS stands for Power, Love, and Self-Control.  PLS is a non-profit organization that provides both ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
A Ribbon Cutting was held for Kona Ice of Rockingham at the Reidsville Chamber on Tuesday, June 19th to celebrate the opening of their new food truck. Reidsville Mayor,  Jay Donecker, cut the ribbon with Reidsville City Councilman James Festerman and Reidsville City Councilwoman Teressia Scoble.  Kona Ice of Rockingham, owned by MItzi Dawson, is a mobile shaved ice truck with flavor wave on the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Ribbon Cutting
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
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, June 21, 2018
MARC Press ReleaseFor Immediate Release  Contact:         Jordan Rossi, Executive Director  Agency:          Museum & Archives of Rockingham CountyTelephone:     336-634-4949Email:             jordan@themarconline.org    Genealogy Roundtable: Christmas in July to be held July 26  WENTWORTH, NC – The Museum and Archives of Rockingham County (MARC) will host a Genealogy Roundtable, “Christmas ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Thursday, June 21, 2018
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date June 15, 2018Reidsville Council Thanks KeystoneFor Veterans Memorial Restoration       The Reidsville City Council publicly thanked Keystone Foods for its restoration of a local Veterans Memorial during its monthly meeting June 12th at Reidsville City Hall.      Mayor Jay Donecker, on behalf of the City Council, presented a Certificate of ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, June 21, 2018
City of Reidsville Press Release – Release Date June 18, 2018Phillips recognized for graduatingMunicipal Administration program              The Reidsville City Council recognized Chris Phillips, Assistant City Manager of Administration and Finance Director, during its June 12th regular monthly meeting for completing the Municipal and County Administration Course offered by the UNC School of ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Political, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
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
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
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
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Ribbon Cutting
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
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, May 17, 2018
May 17, 2018– A Ribbon Cutting ceremony and open house was held at Nikki's Creationson Wednesday, May 9th. Wentworth Town Administrator, George Murphy, cut the ribbon with Wentworth Councilwoman Iris Powell and owner Nikki Roberts. Nikki's Creations offers a variety of products including children's clothes, adult clothes, jewelry, and personalized t-shirts and other items. She also offers painting ...read more
Categories: Ribbon Cutting, Press Release, Community, Chamber
Thursday, May 17, 2018
The Donut House is Reidsville Chamber “Business of the Month” for MayThe Donut House in Reidsville has been named “Business of the Month” by the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce for May 2018. Owner Yin Chang opened The Donut House in July of 2014. They sell a variety of doughnuts, pastries, and breakfast goodies. They have been the recipient of RockinghamNow’s Reader’s Choice “Best Doughnuts” every ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
May 16, 2018– A Ribbon Cutting ceremony and open house was held at Tiny Toes Consignment Shopon Thursday, April 19th. Reidsville Downtown Corporation President, Erick Smith, cut the ribbon with owner Terri Cockman. Holding the ribbons were Reidsville Chamber of Commerce Board Member, Kalynn Roland with Edward Jones and Ross Apple with Big Apple Farm Supply and Saunders ACE Hardware. Tiny Toes ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Ribbon Cutting
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
May 16, 2018– A Groundbreaking ceremony was held for Lucky City Brewing on Friday, April 27th at the site of their future home on Gilmer Street.  Lucky City Brewing President, Eric Smith, Mayor Jay Donecker, Reidsville City Council, Reidsville Chamber President, Diane Sawyer, and members of the Co-op shoveled dirt inside the walls of the future Lucky City Brewery. The Brewery is currently ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, April 19, 2018
April 12, 2018– We celebrated the opening of the newest trail at Lake Reidsville with a Ribbon Cutting and hot dog lunch on Thursday, April 12th.  Mayor Dr. Jay Doncker cut the ribbon and holding the ribbons were Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown and Community Development Manager, Donna Setliff. Lake Reidsville is open from 8am until 5pm during the Summer and 8am until 2pm during the Winter. To find out ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Ribbon Cutting, Community
Thursday, April 05, 2018
Liberty Tax Service in Reidsville has been named “Business of the Month” by the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce for April 2018.  JR Cecil is the epitome of small business owner. Since opening a store in Reidsville in 2010, he has been a strong supporter of the Chamber, his employees, his community and causes that are near to him. He has shown that with the right training and proper support, you ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
March 22, 2018– A Ribbon Cutting ceremony and open house was held at the Reidsville Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center for LuLaRoeFashion Retailer Misty Hobackon Thursday, March 22nd. Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon with owner Misty Hoback. Holding the ribbons were Misty's husband, Rodney Hoback and daugher, Kyra Gilley. Misty is happy for you to call and make an appointment to view ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Community, General News Article, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, February 22, 2018
2018 vendor applications are now available online:  http://www.ci.reidsville.nc.us/document_center/index.php  Click on “Festival Information”  As you know, we do our best to eliminate repetition of vendors/goods/food items, so the earlier you get your application in, the better chance you have of it being approved. As an added incentive, we are offering an “early bird” discount for early ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, Community, Chamber
Thursday, February 15, 2018
February 14, 2018– A Ribbon Cutting ceremony was held at Fat Mac’s Backyard BBQ on Wednesday morning. Mayor Pro Tem, Harry Brown, cut the ribbon with owners Sheldon and Tracy McDowell. Holding the ribbons were Reidsville Chamber of Commerce Chairman Robbie Citty and Rockingham County Commissioner Mark Richardson. Fat Mac's is open Monday through Saturday from 12:00 - 8:00 pm offering a variety ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Ribbon Cutting
Thursday, February 01, 2018
Pictured left to right: (Reidsville Chamber of Commerce President Diane Sawyer, Rockingham County Commissioner Keith Mabe, Rockingham County Commissioner Reece Pyrtle, Bill Gleason with Love's Travel Stops, Rockingham County Commissioner Mark Richardson, Reidsville Mayor Pro Tem Harry Brown, Reidsville Mayor Jay Donecker, Rockingham County Commissioner Chairman Kevin Berger, Reidsville Chamber ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Ribbon Cutting