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Annual Fair Housing Activity 2012
Posted on: 3/8/2011  by Blog Admin

April is Fair Housing month.

Posted In News | Tagged Uncategorized


World Record Catfish Caught in Clarksville, Virginia!
Posted on: 4/28/2012  by Blog Admin

The Mecklenburg News-Progress reports 29-year-old Nick Anderson caught a 143-pound blue catfish over the weekend during a father-and-son fishing trip in Kerr Lake.

Posted In News | Tagged catfish, Clarksville, Kerr Lake, Mecklenburg News-Progress


Buggs Island Canoe/Kayak Launch Ribbon Cutting
Posted on: 5/23/2013  by Blog Admin

This morning, Thursday May 23rd, 2013, the Buggs Island Canoe / Kayak Launch ribbon cutting ceremony took place at the Tailrace Park just below the John H. Kerr Reservoir Dam near Boydton, Virginia.

Posted In Events, News, Recreation | Tagged access, Boydton, canoe, Corps of Engineers, kayak, Kerr Lake, Mecklenburg, park, recreation, Roanoke River Basin Association, tailrace, tourism, Upper Reach


Mecklenburg County featured on Fox Richmond Morning Marketplace
Posted on: 6/25/2013  by Blog Admin

Fox Richmond was in Mecklenburg County on Monday and Tuesday, June 17-18, filming at 7 select locations to highlight the county's attractive blend of tourism sites and activities for their upcoming Roadtrippin' segment.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Boydton, Chase City, Clarksville, Colonial Center, Corps of Engineers, Fox Richmond, Justin Kerns, kayak, Kerr Lake, Lake Gaston, MacCallum More, Markette Smith, Mecklenburg, Morning Marketplace, park, Prestwould, recreation, Roanoke River Basin Association, Rosemont Winery, South Hill, tourism, Upper Reach


Mecklenburg County area 4th of July events
Posted on: 7/2/2013  by Blog Admin

Mecklenburg County offers residents and visitors alike an array of 4th of July events, spread over several days.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged 4th of July, Clarksville, Easton's Ferry, event, festival, fireworks, independence day, Kerr Lake, Lake Gaston, Mecklenburg, parade, recreation, South Hill, tourism


Mecklenburg County Tourism Launches Website for Local Business Collaboration
Posted on: 7/3/2013  by Blog Admin

On Wednesday, July 10th, the recently formed Mecklenburg County Tourism Office announced the launch of a website dedicated to the collaboration and success of local county businesses and organizations.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Boydton, brand, business, Chase City, Clarksville, Corps of Engineers, event, Justin Kerns, Kerr Lake, Lake Gaston, Mecklenburg, tourism


Mecklenburg County Welcomes New Solar / Human Powered ELF Bicycle On Multi-State Trip
Posted on: 7/16/2013  by Blog Admin

This Thursday through Saturday, Mark Stewart will pass through Mecklenburg County as he rides/drives his new solar powered ELF bicycle from Durham, NC to Cambridge, MA.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Beaches to Bluegrass, bike, Clarksville, cycling, East Coast Greenway, ECG, ELF, event, festival, Kerr Lake, Lake Festival, Lakefest, Mark Stewart, Mecklenburg, organic transit, recreation, South Hill, tobacco heritage trail, tourism


Mecklenburg County Tourism Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing
Posted on: 8/28/2013  by Blog Admin

Mecklenburg County’s Tourism Office received a $5,000 grant for its county tourism branding development & training effort.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Boydton, brand, Chase City, Clarksville, Governor of Virginia, Justin Kerns, kayak, Kerr Lake, Mecklenburg, recreation, tailrace, tourism


Forbes.com Names Virginia America's "Best State for Business"
Posted on: 10/17/2013  by Blog Admin

- Commonwealth ranked 2nd in 2010, 2011, 2012 - Virginia only state to rank in top five in four of study's six categories.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Boydton, business, Chase City, Clarksville, Governor of Virginia, Mecklenburg, South Hill


Clarksville in the running for 2014 Coolest Small Town in America
Posted on: 10/30/2013  by Blog Admin

Clarksville, Virginia's only lakeside town and home to a great combination of historic sites, shopping, dining and lodging, has been nominated for the 2014 Coolest Small Town in America contest put on by Budget Travel.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Boydton, Budget Travel, canoe, Chase City, Clarksville, Contest, Corps of Engineers, cycling, East Coast Greenway, Justin Kerns, kayak, Kerr Lake, Lake Gaston, Lakefest, Mecklenburg, Prestwould, recreation, South Hill, tourism


Halifax/South Boston and Mecklenburg County Tourism Offices Announce Water Trail RFP
Posted on: 11/4/2013  by Blog Admin

A collaborative effort between Halifax/South Boston and Mecklenburg County's tourism offices is underway to brand and market a regional water trail.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged access, Boydton, canoe, Corps of Engineers, kayak, Kerr Lake, Mecklenburg, park, recreation, Roanoke River Basin Association, tailrace, tourism, Upper Reach


Paying Taxes by Phone
Posted on: 12/31/2014  by Blog Admin

You can now pay your Real Estate and Personal Property taxes by phone. Dial toll-free 1-855-748-3306.

Posted In News, Press Releases | Tagged business, Mecklenburg


Mecklenburg County School Facility Community Input Study
Posted on: 5/11/2016  by Blog Admin

For additional information, click the link above.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Mecklenburg


Mecklenburg County Keeps Citizens Safe and Informed with Everbridge Resident Alerts
Posted on: 12/13/2016  by Blog Admin


Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Mecklenburg


Fair Housing Statement
Posted on: 3/27/2017  by Blog Admin

For additional information, click the link above.

Posted In News, Press Releases | Tagged Fair Housing month, Mecklenburg


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS-Engineering Services
Posted on: 11/21/2017  by Blog Admin

For additional information, click the link above

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Mecklenburg, RFP


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS-Housing Rehab Specialist
Posted on: 11/21/2017  by Blog Admin

For additional information, click the link above.

Posted In Events, News, Press Releases | Tagged Mecklenburg, RFP




 

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Mecklenburg County Tourism

Life Happens Off the Path.

Whatever you and your family love; you truly can find it here. We are sure you’ll enjoy all Mecklenburg County has to offer!

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Mecklenburg County Hunting/Fishing Guide and Map

Mecklenburg County Hunting/Fishing Guide and Map.

Boasting 9,000+ acres of public Wildlife Management Areas and a 50,000 acre lake, Mecklenburg is a sportsman’s paradise.

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Mecklenburg is Lake Country

Mecklenburg Is Lake Country.

It’s time you came to visit us. Click below for a PDF to view the Lake Country Visitor's Guide which is filled with helpful information about the area.

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