Davidson, NC Selected For NC Main Street Program

Source: The Davidsonian By Katie Lovett On Tuesday, Sep. 22, town officials received word that Davidson has been accepted into the North Carolina Main Street program. According to the North Carolina Main Street Center, the program “helps small towns to recognize and preserve their historic fabric” by utilizing local resources to “build on their unique […]

2009 NC Apple Fesitval in Hendersonville

The 2009 NC Apple Festival will be held on Main Street in downtown Hendersonville, NC over the weekend of September 4-7, 2009. The festival not only features a street fair with arts & crafts vendors but it includes continuous live musical entertainment, apple growers and their apples, children’s & youth activities, special exhibits & open […]

Book Signing at Mayberry on Main – August 29th!

I never need an excuse to visit Mount Airy. In fact, I look for reasons to make the 25 minute drive every day. On Saturday, August 29th I have a GREAT reason to make the trip! I’ll be signing books at Mayberry on Main in beautiful Downtown Mount Airy. Darrel & Debbie Miles, owners of […]

Badin, NC Looks To The Future

Source: Stanly News & Press By Dexter Hinson, Staff Writer Sunday, August 16, 2009 — Badin residents this week were given an overview as to how the town could look in the future. Town Manager Jay Almond gave a detailed report concerning a recent charrette, which examines and defines the physical planning design of municipalities. […]

Mount Airy News: Tourism remains a leading industry in state and county!

Tourism remains one of the leading industries in North Carolina and Surry County, according to an economic impact study that shows the tourism brought $87 million to Surry County in 2008, an increase of 4.4 percent from 2007. Surry County also rose from ranking 40th in tourism expenditures in the state to 39th. The county’s […]