Mike Barnhardt, Author at Davie County Enterprise Record

Opinion

Editorial: Balloon woes

The United States military shot down a Chinese “spy” balloon somewhere near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Funny? Nope. But we’ve had fun with it. My ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 7:23 pm

Opinion

Guest editorial: Pandemic lessened pay gap

By Mike Walden NC State University Decades from now, people who lived through the pandemic will remember it as a horrible period. Over 1 million ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 1:26 pm

Opinion

Letter to the editor: Donations go to help the needy

To the editor: I would like to thank all of the business establishments for allowing me to place collection jars at their places. These jars ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 1:25 pm

Opinion

Letter to the editor: Don’t wear prejudices as a badge

To the editor: I need to help reframe how we look at our transgender friends and neighbors. To start, I would first like to recall ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 1:25 pm

Local

Local events

Fundraisers Saturday, Feb. 11 Community breakfast, Farmington Methodist, 1939 Farmington Rd., Mocksville, 7-10 a.m. Pork tenderloin, sausage, gravy, eggs, grits, stewed apples, biscuits, mixed fresh ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 1:02 pm

Obituaries

Margaret ‘Rosie’ Waters Crowder

Mrs. Margaret “Rosie” Waters Crowder, 74, formerly of Mocksville, was reunited with her parents John Nail Waters and Margaret Smith Waters when she was called ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 12:12 pm

Obituaries

Deborah Ann (Hoppe) Dickey

Deborah Ann (Hoppe) Dickey, 70, of Mocksville, NC died Jan. 11, 2023. Debbie was born on a leap year, Feb. 29, 1952, in Hammond, Ind., ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Monday, February 6, 2023 4:46 pm

Obituaries

Karen Bledzoe Kirkpatrick

Mrs. Karen Bledsoe Kirkpatrick, 65, of Mocksville, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2023 at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, surrounded by her ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Monday, February 6, 2023 8:19 am

Obituaries

William Conrad ‘Bill’ Spry

Mr. William Conrad “Bill” Spry, 91, of NC 801 S., Mocksville, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023 at Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury. He was born ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, February 3, 2023 3:32 pm

Lifestyle

The Literary Corner: Renegade Writer’s Guild

Regrets By Julie Terry Cartner I met Frank when I was a teenager, probably sixteen years old. He was my sister Polly’s first serious boyfriend, ... Read more

by Mike Barnhardt, Friday, February 3, 2023 1:13 pm

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