Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Southern Pines, North Carolina Shopping

Small Business Saturday celebrates and helps you discover small businesses!  Southern Pines, North Carolina offers a large variety of local shops in our quaint little Currier and Ives downtown.  You will find toys, clothing, jewelry, art work, pottery, collectibles, antiques, shoes, bicycles, furnishings and more.  While Small Business Saturday is an important day you will often find a nice hustle and bustle in the local shops where our customer service is the best!  When you are ready for a rest be sure to stop in one of the local restaurants or coffee shops for a great pick me up.

Take a peek at what Shopping in Downtown Southern Pines might look like!

Friday, November 21, 2014

Holiday Events for the Kids in Southern Pines, NC

The Southern Pines Business Association Parade of Trees is in full swing and downtown is looking fabulous!

The holiday season kicks off on November 22nd with the Southern Pines Tree Lighting.  Held in Downtown Southern Pines from 4:30 to 6:30.    Keep your eyes open for Jolly St. Nick!

December 6th is our Holiday Parade.  Enjoy the local marching bands, floats and fun.  The parade begins at 11 a.m. in downtown Southern Pines.

December 13th is the Southern Pines Carriage Parade.  Put on by the Moore County Driving Club this is a must see event.  Horses, carriages and their drivers dressed in their holiday best.  Parade begins at 1 p.m. and draws a large crowd.  Be sure to get your spot on Broad Street.

December 23rd brings the annual FREE movie at The Sunrise Theater.  They are showing The Polar Express at 6:30 p.m.

Of course the holiday season rounds out with First Eve ending in the countdown and Pinecone Drop at 8 p.m. on Broad Street.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Moore County North Carolina Veterans Day Savings

Many of our local businesses would like to say thank you.  Here is a quick partial list of what you may enjoy!  Thank you for your service.

Great Clips: Veterans who visit the shops get a free haircut, or a redemption card for a free cut to be used by Dec. 31.
Applebee’s: The restaurant chain offers a special free menu for vets and active military members.
Chili’s: The restaurant chain offers a special free menu for vets and active military members.
Starbucks: Tall brewed coffees are free to veterans and active-duty service members and their spouses on Veterans Day.

Golden Corral: The restaurant chain observes Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 17, with free dinner buffets from 5-9 p.m.

Outback Steakhouse: Free Bloomin’ Onion and a beverage to all active and retired military personnel on Veterans Day.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store: On Tuesday, veterans get a free Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake dessert. The restaurant will offer 10 percent of proceeds on the sales of the dessert to non-veterans.

Longhorn Steakhouse: Service members receive a complimentary Texas Tonion appetizer and non-alcohol beverage on Tuesday, Nov. 11. Includes veterans and current service members.

Olive Garden:  All veterans and current service members get a free meal from a limited menu.

Ruby Tuesday:  Veterans, active duty and reserve service membes get a free appetizer on November 11th.

Texas Roadhouse:  Free lunch on November 11th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Active duty, retired or former U.S. military.
Bed Bath and Beyond:  20% off their entire purchase November 8-11 for veterans, active duty, reserves, guard and spouses.

Dollar General:  11% discount on qualifying purchases for active duty, veterans and family.

Harris Teeter:  11% off entire purchase for active duty and veterans.

Lowe’s:  All veterans receie a 10% discount.  In stores only.

Rack Room Shoes:  Military personal and their dependents get a 10% discount on entire purchase.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Save Money When Buying a Home - Homes for Heroes Moore County

Welcome Carson and Alana to Whispering Pines!

Through Homes for Heroes Moore County and their vendor affiliates Carson and Alana saved $3234.06 when buying their home in Whispering Pines, NC.

Homes for Heroes in Moore County is a community minded company whose purpose is to provide real rebates and real discounts for heroes who are buying or selling a home in the Southern Pines area.

The mission of Homes for Heroes is to provide extraordinary savings to local heroes who provide extraordinary services to our community every day.

Heroes include but are not limited to teachers, firefighters, peace officers, health care workers and military.

When you are ready to buy or sell your home in the Pinehurst area give Allan and Terry a call at 910-528-1181 to discuss how much money you can save!

Monday, November 3, 2014

Where Do I Vote In Moore County, North Carolina?

Where do I vote in Moore County, NC
You may be tired of the negative advertising, the robo calls and the menagerie of signs on every corner of town but Election Day is finally upon us.  Tomorrow is the big day! Your vote is your voice!
Take the time tomorrow to head to the polls and be heard.  While you may be only one vote, remember there are powers in numbers.  Your vote makes a difference.

Not sure where your polling place is?  Here is the list of all Moore County polling sites.  If you still are not sure give Moore County Board of Elections a call at 910-947-3868.  Polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

It's our government, don't leave the decision to others.  Go Vote!