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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
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
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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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
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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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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