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RISE sports complex under construction

By Jim Buice Enterprise Record BERMUDA RUN – When Mayor Rick Cross was running down a list of ... Read more | Add your comment

A transformation for Cooleemee Methodist

COOLEEMEE – This town and surrounding community have a special place in the heart of the Rev. Darren ... Read more | Add your comment

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

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2,240 absentee ballots mailed

More than 2,240 Davie voters have requested an absentee ballot for the Nov. 3 2020 elections. And while absentee ballots are mailed to voters who ... Read more | Add your comment

by Mike Barnhardt.

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Patriotism alive and well in Advance

By Brian Pitts Enterprise Record ADVANCE – Cokie Jones and Gene Vogler set up American flags in Advance many years ago. Jerry Stockton carried on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Mike Barnhardt.

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Get fit: Davie YMCA reopens

The Davie Family YMCA opened with limited hours last week.. Stan Law, President and CEO of the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina, said: “We can’t ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, September 18, 2020 11:42 am

Local

Seeing Trump an opportunity of a lifetime

It was the opportunity of a lifetime – a chance to see the President of the United States fly in on Air Force One – ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:56 am

Opinion

Editorial: Davie always a leader in recycling

We’ve had it made here in Davie County for years. We’ve taken it for granted. And now, we’re going to have to pay the cost. ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:53 am

Local

Public Records for Week of Sept. 17, 2020

Sheriff’s Dept. The following are from Davie County Sheriff’s Office reports. Sept. 12: disturbing the peace, Deadmon/Turrentine Church roads, Mocksville; domestic assist, Lat Whittaker Road, ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:52 am

Sports

Hall of Famer excelled in 3 sports

First in a series on new hall of famer Jonette Williard Poole. One reason Jonette Williard Poole will be inducted in the Davie High Athletic ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:49 am

Sports

To play or not to play: War Eagle QB has tough decision

In 2019 Davie’s football team averaged a whopping 35.1 points per game, one of the most prolific offenses in the program’s 64-year history. And the ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:48 am

Sports

Looking back: South beats North in 4 OTs

Archrivals North Davie and South Davie battled through four overtimes before South emerged with a last-gasp touchdown to win 34-28. Winless North gave the undefeated ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:34 am

Local

Davie Superior Court July 6 session

The following cases were disposed of during the July 6 session of Davie Superior Court. Presiding: Judge Lori Hamilton. Prosecuting: Robert S. Taylor and Alan ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:27 am

Opinion

Letter to the Editor: Conspiracy theories creep into local race

To the editor: I am so dismayed by the extreme uptake in passing disinformation and conspiracy theories in our country.Our local political race in NC ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, September 11, 2020 1:34 pm

Local

Gun range hearing Tuesday

When the Davie County Board of Adjustments meets on Tuesday, they will likely be faced with a room full of concerned neighbors – and with ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:43 am

Opinion

Editorial: Coronavirus proves we detest change

If nothing else, the coronavirus has proven that we aren’t prepared. And it has nothing to do with the number of respirators (Remember when that ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:41 am

Opinion

Letter to the editor: Let facts fall at public hearing

To the editor: My wife and I stayed up late last night trying to write this letter, wanting to paint a picture of our life ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:40 am

Opinion

Letter to editor: Make decisions on facts, not implications

To the editor: With reference to the Davie Enterprise Record for the first week of September: The full page advertisement about the Recoil Management Academy ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:40 am

Local

Republicans rally support for 2020 elections

The Davie County Republican Party headquarters is open at 43 Court Square in Downtown Mocksville. Approximately 150 folks attended a grand opening ceremony last month, ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:37 am

Lifestyle

Bus Safety Solutions plans Mocksville move

By Jeanna Baxter White Davie County Economic Development Commission Bus Safety Solutions is planning a move to Mocksville,  bringing 10 jobs and infusing new life ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:33 am

Sports

Raheem Martin takes job with Arkansas

The Martins are rolling. Twins Caleb and Cody – you know this already – are members of the Charlotte Hornets, coming off their rookie seasons ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:31 am

Sports

Hiller in state golf event

Keith Hiller qualified for the 59th Carolinas Senior Amateur Championship that is being held this week. Qualifying for the event was hosted by Colonial Country ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:30 am

Sports

Noble Smith gets D1 lacrosse offer

The Forsyth Country Day School boys lacrosse team captured the NCISAA championship in 2016. As coach Marc Winbush prepared for another run in 2017, he ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:29 am

Sports

June 1993: War Eagle baseball has crazy playoff ride

The Davie baseball team’s 2-1 comeback win over East Forsyth was pretty much like its earlier two games in the 4-A playoffs. The War Eagles ... Read more

by Brian Pitts, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:27 am

Local

Public Records for Week of Sept. 3, 2020

Sheriff’s Dept. The following are from Davie County Sheriff’s Department reports. Sept. 5: disturbance, Allen Road, Mocksville; disturbance, Jerusalem Ave., Mocksville; disturbing the peace, Hillcrest ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:21 am

Local

EMS sponsoring ‘stop the bleed’ training

Davie County Emergency Services is sponsoring ‘’Stop the Bleed’ training for the public. This training prepares participants to slow or stop life-threatening bleeding injuries in ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:20 am

Local

Davie Grand Jury indictments

The following were indicted by a grand jury during the Aug. 19 session of Davie Superior Court.  a – Tiffany Renee Allred, possession of heroin. ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:18 am

News

Bailey Dyson first in state FFA speaking contest

On July 21, Bailey Dyson earned first place during the virtual state FFA prepared public speaking leadership development event. With eight students coming in from ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:10 am

Local

Ranch purchase a dream come true

By Jeanna Baxter White Davie County Blog Big Oak Ranch/Gold Leaf Training celebrated its grand opening Aug. 11 , with a ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:06 am

Sports

Martin twins’ brother working for their ex-coach

By Brian Pitts Enterprise Record The Martins are rolling. Twins Caleb and Cody – you know this already – are members of the Charlotte Hornets, ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Monday, September 7, 2020 2:16 pm