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Less talk, more work: 911, law enforcement going electronic

Don’t be surprised if you’re hearing less and less talk on your police radio scanner. The Davie County ... Read more | Add your comment

20 in 20: Chamber contest offers prizes

By Jeanna Baxter White Word Master Media Group for Davie Chamber Make 2020 the year you really explore ... Read more | Add your comment

Pedestrian bridge goes up over I-40

By Jim Buice Enterprise Record BERMUDA RUN – Long before Bermuda Run became a town – actually during ... Read more | Add your comment

Splashpad, park open

The Davie County Community Park is now open, including the long-awaited splashpad. When the water to the splashpad ... Read more | Add your comment

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Mocksville board members says lawsuit against police justified

A Mocksville Town Board member last week said a fired police officer had every right to sue the town. Amy Vaughan-Jones also spent several minutes ... Read more | Add your comment

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2 more dead; COVID cases continue increase

Two more Davie residents with COVID-19 have died, and the total case count for the county since the pandemic began is at 386. The new ... Read more | Add your comment

by Mike Barnhardt.

Sports

Royals hot; Merrifield steady

The Kansas City Royals got off to one of the worst starts in the big leagues (3-10). But when last weekend ended, they had the ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Monday, August 10, 2020 3:02 pm

Editorials

World War II vet Tom Ferebee a true hero

Sometimes, this job does have its perks. I’ve met presidential candidates Bob Dole and Al Gore. I’ve played golf with Patrick Duffy and Bill Smitrovich. ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, August 7, 2020 2:33 pm

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Democrats meet Aug. 11

Davie County Democratic Party meets the second Tuesday of every month virtually using Zoom headed by Dr Erma Jefferies, chair. To participate, email daviedemocrates@gmail.com or ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, August 7, 2020 9:18 am

Sports

Johnson puts on a show for senior team

By Brian Pitts Enterprise Record Joe Johnson of the Mocksville Senior baseball team has had plenty of big performances over the years, but the one ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, August 7, 2020 9:13 am

Local

Absentee voting by mail safe, secure, elections officials say

The following is a statement from the State Board of Elections office about the security of absentee voting by mail in North Carolina, provided by ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, August 7, 2020 9:08 am

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Mocksville manager calls it quits

Mocksville Town Manager Matt Settlemyer turned in his resignation earlier this week. He will work through September. A letter from Settlemyer to the town stated ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, August 7, 2020 9:05 am

Local

Lock it up: vehicle break-ins reported

The Davie County Sheriff’s Office has taken reports for 9 vehicle break ins that happened in the early morning hours on Thursday. These break ins ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, August 7, 2020 9:03 am

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Tight situations: Rescue, fire departments train

Safety first. Jay Kimura, plant manager for The Andersons facility on Industrial Boulevard in Mocksville, stresses that every day. And last Friday, production was shut ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:14 pm

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Missing something? MPD may have it

Are you missing something? It may be at the Mocksville Police Department. Officers are seeking the owners of a myriad of items, including: • Llama ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:32 am

Sports

Reynolds on top QB watch lists

Charlotte 49ers redshirt junior quarterback Chris Reynolds, a 2017 Davie graduate, has been named to the Watch List for the 2020 Manning Award, which is ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Monday, August 3, 2020 2:50 pm

Local

Pop-up restaurant to benefit food bank

A pop-up restaurant with a purpose. A place to give people moments of pleasure now and help those around them who are unable to provide ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:51 am

Sports

Seniors end skid

By Brian Pitts Davie Enterprise Record The first game of a home doubleheader against Union County on July 25 was a continuation of a losing ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:46 am

Sports

Chris Reynolds ranked 9th best QB in country

By Brian Pitts Davie Enterprise Record Chris Reynolds of Mocksville has cracked an impressive list as he prepares for his junior season as the Charlotte ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:45 am

Sports

Win streak over for White team

By Brian Pitts Davie Enterprise Record The Mocksville White baseball team had strung together wins of 9-1, 6-5, 1-0, 12-1, 9-7 and 2-1. Man, was ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:39 am

Local

Two local farmers markets; two on the way

By Susan Hawkins Extension Horticulture Agent, Davie County Center National Farmers Market Week is Aug. 2-8 . Many of us are familiar with our local ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:04 am

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Developer believes in Davie County

By Jeanna White Word Master Media for Davie Economic Development As the president and CEO of Davie Construction for the past 27 years, Carl Carney ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:00 am

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DavieWorks.com helps match jobs with employees

By Jeanna Baxter White Word Master Media Group for Davie Connect Are you looking for a job? Do you have a position to fill? DavieWorks.com ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 30, 2020 8:58 am

Sports

Merrifield gets hit in each game

Whit Merrifield of Advance didn’t waste any time starting a hitting streak. He hit safety in each of the first three games for the Kansas ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Monday, July 27, 2020 1:49 pm

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Local man wins $1 million lottery prize

When Roger Hutchens of Mocksville got the phone call from the lottery telling him that he had won $1 million, he thought it was a ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:51 am

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Daughter inspires mother to open Ma & Me

By Jeanna Baxter White Word Master Media Group for Davie Chamber What began as a home-based business has expanded into a new accessory shop in ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:49 am

Sports

Clary’s bat fuels 7-6 win

Troy Clary supplied three hits, coach Charles Kurfees found effective pitching from unlikely sources and the Mocksville senior baseball team salvaged a doubleheader split by ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:48 am

Sports

Senior team splits DH

Joe Gaither went the distance, walked no one and struck out seven as the Mocksville senior baseball team destroyed visiting Greensboro, 10-1, on July 18 ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:44 am

Local

Taylor interim United Way director

Chuck Taylor has been selected to serve as the interim executive director for United Way of Davie County. Taylor will serve as the organization’s leader ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:40 am

Local

Cognition museum opens

Cognition of Davie County’s capital campaign raised $500,000 for exhibit design and building renovations, only to have the grand opening plans put on hold by ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:30 am

Local

Social media posts on schools not all true

Don’t believe everything you read on social media about the opening of Davie County Schools in August. That’s the advice from Superintendent Jeff Wallace, who ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, July 23, 2020 10:28 am