Monthly Archives: May 2020

Governor announces #CountOnMeNC program

As North Carolina’s restaurants, hotels, attractions and businesses reopen after the COVID-19 stay-at-home order, Count On Me NC is a mutual pledge and public health initiative that empowers guests and businesses to help keep everyone safe and protected. + Become a Count On Me NC business by taking COVID-19 training developed by public health officials and [...]

By |2020-05-22T15:48:17-04:00May 22nd, 2020|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Kue King announces Artist Relief Grant Program for local artists

Local artist Kue King has announced he is funding Artist Relief Grants for artists located in Caldwell and Watauga counties. Read more about the very simple application process on his website, here: https://kueking.com/artistrelief/ Kue King is a world-reknowned sculptor. You can view one of his works on the front of the City of Lenoir Fire Department's [...]

By |2020-05-11T13:22:03-04:00May 11th, 2020|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Governor Cooper Announces Modified Stay At Home Order and Transition to Phase 1 of Easing Restrictions

May 5, 2020 Governor Roy Cooper today signed Executive Order No. 138 to modify North Carolina’s Stay At Home order and transition to Phase 1 of slowly easing certain COVID-19 restrictions effective Friday, May 8 at 5 pm. Certain businesses remain closed as the state continues battling COVID-19. “COVID-19 is still a serious threat to our state, [...]

By |2020-05-07T09:35:08-04:00May 7th, 2020|Recent Creations|0 Comments

Governor Cooper Signs COVID-19 Relief Bills Into Law

Today the Governor signed two COVID-19 relief bills into law. These bills provide funding for a number of programs and resources for NC residents including $125 million allocated to the Golden LEAF Foundation to fund the NC COVID-19 Rapid Recovery Loan Program. This program is intended to provide loans to small businesses being effected by [...]

By |2020-05-04T16:21:57-04:00May 4th, 2020|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments