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2013-01-25 23:00:09

Reidsville, NC dentist, Dr. Joe Adams, recently achieved a 99 percent patient satisfaction rating for excellent care. Of more than 300 reviews left on Dr. Joe Adam´s DemandForce.com profile, 99 percent of patients reported excellent satisfaction rankings of their experience at Caring Modern Dentistry, making Dr. Adams one of the most highly ranked dentists in the local area. Reidsville NC (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 Reidsville, NC dentist, Dr. Joe Adams, recently achieved a 99 percent...

2011-12-08 12:00:00

Cellular Sales opens new store, boosts local economy with new sales positions. Reidsville, NC (PRWEB) December 08, 2011 Cellular Sales, the nationâs largest Verizon premium wireless retailer recently announced the opening of its newest store located at 1560 Freeway Drive in Reidsville. âœWe have been interested in Reidsville for a while and when the opportunity presented itself, we jumped on it,â said Don White, regional director of...

2009-03-30 16:50:00

REIDSVILLE, N.C., March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Commonwealth Brands, Inc., the Nation's fourth largest tobacco manufacturer, with manufacturing facilities in Reidsville, North Carolina, speaks out against Governor Bev Perdue's push for an increase in the state excise tax on tobacco products. Within the Governor's plan, she has announced support for a $1 per pack increase, which has been followed by members of North Carolina's state legislature proposing Bills for increases to take effect by July...

2008-08-05 18:00:40

By Carolyn Booth Fun Stuff TODAY Poker Run, noon , Stoneville Park, 100 Priddy Drive, Stoneville. Entry fee $10. Presented by First Bank Relay for Life Team. Door prizes, 50-50 drawing, goodie bags to first 75 bikes. Hotdog supper after ride. Outside guests, dinner $4. T-shirts available for $10. Ride begins at 1:30 p.m. Proceeds benefit American Cancer Society Relay for Life. Rain date Aug. 10. Lisa Davis 573-2607 or Steve Bottoms, 871-3685. Sales tax holiday through today ....

2008-07-17 12:01:18

By DR. WILLIAM S. BRADFORD On June 25, Tatiyana Abbott was the last child to be delivered at Annie Penn Hospital's Birthing Center. For the residents of Reidsville, this event ends a continuity of care that dates back to the very day the hospital opened its doors -- ironically on Mother's Day, May 11, 1930 -- the same day Edmund Penn Seay was registered as the first child born there. A great sense of pride is reflected in that first birth. Not only was his middle name taken from the...

2008-07-16 15:01:00

By JONNELLE DAVIS REIDSVILLE -- Qualified teachers plus at-risk students adds up to academic gains. That's an equation Rocking-ham County school administrators have long known. Until recently, they lacked the resources to make it work. But school officials have found a way to lure some of the best math and science teachers to instruct their lowest-performing students: dollars. In the past school year, Rockingham County Schools used its Leandro funds -- state dollars earmarked for...

2008-07-08 18:00:22

By Jonnelle Davis Families and vendors trekked all the way from Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Georgia to take part in the 12th annual Black Family Day held June 28 in downtown Reidsville. One of the event organizers, Amon Muhammad, credited the Internet with spreading the word about the event, which was designed to celebrate community unity, fellowship and learning. He said the downtown location was convenient because some people were able to walk or bicycle to get there. Muhammad...

2008-06-19 09:00:36

By Miranda Baines, The Reidsville Review, N.C. Jun. 19--Children of Eden The Theatre Guild of Rockingham County presents "Children of Eden," a musical loosely based on the biblical account of Genesis. "The show is really about the relationships between parents and their children," said Winston Sims, Theatre Guild public relations director. "It's a very family-oriented show." Act I of the play tells the story of the creation and Adam and Eve's fall from the Garden of Eden. Act II tells...

2007-11-21 21:00:18

By ANN FISH REIDSVILLE -- A white school bus pulls up in front of Lawsonville Avenue School and a man gets out and goes into the school. A few minutes later, 20 youngsters leave the school with the man and board the bus. The bus circles around a block and comes back to True Vine Baptist Church next door to the school. There, bus driver Steve Andrews begins his 40-minute biblical history instruction with the students who range in age from 9 to 11 and are in the fourth and fifth grades....


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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