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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Angela Day

Angela Day

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Joe Johnston

Joe Johnston

Commissioner

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Debbie Ferguson

Debbie Ferguson

Commissioner

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Junior Goforth

Junior Goforth

Commissioner

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Bert Hall

Bert Hall

Commissioner

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: April 1, 2020

Wilkes Municipalities Further Strengthen State of Emergency Declaration

[Wilkesboro, NC, April 1, 2020] – Effective immediately, the towns of Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro will implement new prohibitions designed to fight the spread of coronavirus. These measures regulate behavior in public environments, particula...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Town of North Wilkesboro services will be affected by Stay at Home Order

[North Wilkesboro, NC, March 30, 2020] – Beginning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, March 31, 2020, non-essential town employees will be asked to stay-at-home to support the goals of Gov. Roy Cooper’s Executive Order No. 121. Because of this reducti...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Gov. Roy Cooper issues Executive Order 121, a statewide Stay at Home Order

Governor Roy Cooper ordered people in the state of North Carolina to stay at home for thirty days, until April 29, 2020, in another step to slow the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Governor Cooper’s Executive Order No. 121 takes effect on Mo...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Town of North Wilkesboro Service Updates

[North Wilkesboro, NC, March 26, 2020] – Beginning at 8 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2020, several new changes to municipal services will take effect. Please see descriptions below for the most current information.

North Wilkesboro Town Hall remains ...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Wilkes Municipalities Strengthen State of Emergency Declaration

[Wilkesboro, NC, March 25, 2020] – The towns of Wilkesboro, North Wilkesboro, and Ronda have updated their joint State of Emergency declaration. This update extends the prohibitions on gatherings and closes certain recreational amenities. The en...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2020

Small Business Disaster Relief and Resources

The SBA will work directly with state Governors to provide targeted, low-interest loans to small businesses and non-profits that have been severely impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Town of North Wilkesboro to Close Public Access to Town Hall

March 20, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TOWN OF NORTH WILKESBORO TO CLOSE PUBLIC ACCESS TO TOWN HALL

Closure in response to Governor’s announcement of ‘community spread’, essential services unaffected.

[North Wilkesboro, NC, March 2...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Wilkes County Strengthens State of Emergency Declaration

The County of Wilkes and the towns of Wilkesboro, North Wilkesboro, and Ronda have updated their joint State of Emergency declaration. This update extends the prohibitions on gatherings and removes the exemption for religious gatherings. This enhanced Sta...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Wilkes County Schools Meal Distribution Information

[North Wilkesboro, NC, March 17, 2020] Wilkes County Schools is offering breakfast and lunch service to children between 1 and 18 years of age. Meals are available at each school site with the exception of Wilkes Early College High School and may be picke...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Governor Issues Executive Order 117

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

STATE OF EMERGENCY DECLARED IN NORTH CAROLINA

Governor Cooper signs executive order prohibiting mass gatherings and ordering the closure of K-12 public schools

[North Wilkesboro, NC, March 16, 2020] – Last Saturday North Carol...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2020

State of Emergency Declared

The action gives the county and municipalities additional legal and administrative tools to fight against the spread of coronavirus and COVID-19. Specifically, the declaration gives the county and municipalities the ability to prohibit mass gatherings of ...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Wilkes County Governments Remain OPEN FOR BUSINESS

All public safety services are operational and ready to respond to emergencies. Residents are urged to dial 911 in case of emergency.

Safe and clean drinking water is still being produced by municipal utility departments for consumption by town residents a...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Coronavirus Information

As questions and concerns about Coronavirus (COVID-19) increase across North Carolina, The North Carolina Division of Public Health would like the public to use the Coronavirus Helpline. The phone number to the helpline is 1-866-462-3821.

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Litter Sweep NC

Litter Sweep is the N.C. Department of Transportation’s biannual statewide roadside litter removal initiative in which residents throughout North Carolina participate in local efforts to help clean up North Carolina’s roadways.&nbs...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Rewarding River Walks

Rewarding River Walks: North Carolina

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The Yadkin River Greenway was a complete surprise. The greenway’s website shows the North Wilkesboro segments of the trail to be located close to city streets. Yet, we found the path...

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News Releases
Posted on: February 17, 2020

Partnership Turns 20

North Wilkesboro - The Downtown North Wilkesboro Partnership (DNWP), a nationally accredited Main Street organization, celebrates a milestone this year - we’re turning 20. The non-profit volunteer lead group was officially accepted into the N.C....

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro Join Mountain Heritage Trout Waters Program

WILKESBORO, N.C. – Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro have joined the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Mountain Heritage Waters (MHTW) Program, providing quality trout fishing opportunities for residents and visitors to the W...

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