Rockingham County Coronavirus Information!
 
















 WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS 
 
 
NC 2-1-1=info/referral service for free, confidential info on health & human services resources!
 
NC Coronavirus Helpline 24/7
 
Rockingham County Government
336.342.8100 

Rockingham County Health & Human Services
https://www.rockinghamcountypublichealth.org/

North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services

https://www.ncdhhs.gov/

Centers for Disease & Control Prevention
https://www.cdc.gov/


LOCAL COUNTY HOSPITAL COVID-19 RESOURCES:

Cone Health 
| Annie Penn Hospital - https://www.conehealth.com/services/primary-care/coronavirus-covid-19-resource-guide-where-to-get-the-facts-and-l/


                           UNC ROCKINGHAM HEALTH CARE - https://www.uncrockingham.org

 

Watch what happened at May 18th County Commissioners' meeting!
Provide emergency meals to homebound seniors in need during pandemic. More than 200 seniors on wait list for Meals On Wheels program in Rockingham County!
 
 
 
We'll post how local groups need help during this special time of need!

Amended 5.8.20 Declaration of Local State of Emergency/COVID-19 Pandemic by Rockingham County Board of Commissioners

Thursday, May 7, 2020 Rockingham County COVID-19 Infographic

Watch Monday night's Commissioners live streamed meeting video!
 
 
 
 
We appreciate our Rockingham County Governmental employees!
 
 
 
 
Click & see how your County is working for local citizens!
 
 
 
New order starts Friday, May 8 @ 5pm. Personal care businesses, entertainment venues, gyms to remain closed. Click links for details!
 
 
 
 
Watch Monday night's Commissioners live streamed meeting video!
 
 
We appreciate our Rockingham County Governmental employees!
 
 
 
Click & see how your County is working for local citizens!
 
 
 
See Rockingham County's Communicable Disease Coordinator Wendy Trogdon talking to WFMY-TV NEWS 2!
 
 
 
9-1-1 telecommunicators developed a video to showcase colleagues who serve Rockingham County citizens. See video on Rockingham County NC Facebook page!
 
 
 
 
Check out "WE SEE YOU" by Anthony Coles on Spectrum Cable News in the Piedmont link!
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at last night's County Commissioners' meeting!
 
 
 
 
Governor Extends Stay At Home Order Through May 8, Plans Three Phase Lifting of Restrictions Based on Virus Trends
 
Governor Extends Stay At Home Order Through May 8, Plans Three Phase Lifting of Restrictions Based on Virus Trends (4.23.20):
https://governor.nc.gov/news/governor-extends-stay-home-order-through-may-8-plans-three-phase-lifting-restrictions-based

Click link for Rockingham County Commissioners' Amended Declaration of A Local State of Emergency. Also click for Governor Cooper's Executive Order No. 131.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Click links for Gov. Cooper’s April 9, 2020 Executive Order No. 131. Also see Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Executive Order.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Watch what happened at Commissioners’ live streamed meeting!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners want to ensure County is healthy, safe & recognizes extreme health risk of COVID-19! Click link for resolution!

 
 
Commissioners want to ensure Rockingham County is healthy and safe and recognizes the extreme health risk of COVID-19 pandemic!
 
 
 
 
Click for update of Rockingham County coronavirus numbers & info!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Assisting North Carolinians by prohibiting utility shut-offs, late fees, & reconnection fees; providing guidance about restrictions on evictions; & encouraging telecommunications providers, banks, & mortgage servicers to provide assistance & flexibility to their customers.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Commissioners' Chambers & overflow section were changed to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Meeting was live streamed.

3.30.20 UPDATE: County of Rockingham Declaration of A Local State of Emergency
Please click for official document!
 
 
 
 
 
NOTE: Places of Worship-no groups above 10. Stay at residence & limit social interactions. Travel for essential activities or business only.
 
 
 
 
Click to read Stay-At-Home Order & Strategic Directions for NC in Response to Increasing COVID-19 Cases!
 
 
 
 
 

Governor Cooper Announces Texting Tool to Access Food for Children
Free or reduced price eligible families can text FOODNC to 877-877 to find nearby meal sites!

3.30.20 UPDATE: County of Rockingham Declaration of A Local State of Emergency
Please click for official document!
Click to read Stay-At-Home Order & Strategic Directions for NC in Response to Increasing COVID-19 Cases! Read More

Although info regarding COVID-19 is overwhelming & scary, one thing that is for certain is Rockingham County Industries and the providers of essential services are still open for business. Read More
Click link for details from County Commissioners! Read More
Click link for REVISED Declaration of a Local State of Emergency for Rockingham County, NC on 3.24.20! Read More
 
Please call before you come to County Gov't Offices, Public Health or DSS! Call 336.342.8100. Click link for details! Read More
 
 
 
Click link for Rockingham County Division of Public Health's Coronavirus Info! Read More
 
Critical Workers Seeking Child Care Options, click for Hotline & more details!
 
 
 
Click link for REVISED Declaration of a Local State of Emergency for Rockingham County, NC on 3.24.20!
 
 
 
 
TEXT ROCKALERTS to 99411 to enroll in CodeRED public safety alerts!
 
 
 
We'll post ways you can help local citizens during this special time of need!
 
 
 
Watch what happened @ Monday's Commissioners meeting!
 
 
 
 
 
Please click link for a copy of the Declaration of A Local State of Emergency for the County of Rockingham in the State of North Carolina!
 
CORONAVIRUS NEWS ALERTS! 

ANIMAL SHELTER:

Click to find out how to take care of pets during the pandemic!
 
 
 
COVID-19 & Rockingham County Animal Shelter!


BOARD OF ELECTIONS:

See how you may apply to register to vote online! This is a service between NC Division of Motor Vehicles & NC State Board of Elections!


COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT:

CALL 336.342.8130 to determine if we can meet permitting, planning & inspections needs by phone, email, mail or online services!

Live Streamed Meeting!


COOPERATIVE EXTENSION:
LOCAL FARMERS CONTINUE TO GROW & SELL FOOD!



COUNTY GOV'T TV SPECTRUM 1304: 

Lance Metzler offers suggestions about COVID-19 to Rockingham County residents!

Rockingham County Interim Public Health Director shares important information about COVID-19 for citizens! 
Watch this short video segment w/Susan Young outlining 5 things to know about COVID-19!

COVID-19 & "Understanding Those Alphabets"
Better understand acronyms & alphabets used in news stories by checking out these short videos!
 
 
VIDEOS on Rockingham CountyNC FaceBook! Susan Young gives "COVID-19 Safety Reminders!" Jennifer Love explains "How Clinical Helps Keep You Safe" & discusses "National Nurses Week!"


ROCKINGHAM COUNTY COMMISSIONERS, COUNTY MANAGER &
Posted: 5/10/2020

Click for 2 videos of Rockingham County Commissioners & County Manager on making wise choices, preventative health tips & words of hope.

VIDEO Celebrates 9-1-1 Telecommunicators!
9-1-1 telecommunicators developed a video to showcase colleagues who serve Rockingham County citizens. See video on Rockingham County NC Facebook page!
 
 
 
 
 
See Rockingham County Animal Shelter pets online & check out all the details via video w/Brittany Flynn, Ashley Ray & Iceland!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Check out "WE SEE YOU" by Anthony Coles on Spectrum Cable News in the Piedmont link!
 
 
 
 
 
Check out Donna Pettaway explaining WIC services & resources for women, infants & children!
Posted: 4/28/2020
 
 
 
 
Susan Young answers questions many citizens had posed regarding COVID-19!
 
Cathy Murray Promotes Social Worker Appreciation and Child Abuse Prevention
Watch Cathy Murray explain why we should all join forces for SOCIAL WORKER APPRECIATION and CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION in Rockingham County!

Watch Lisa Chaney tell Mable Scott about SNAP, the federal program that provides food-purchasing assistance for families.

COVID-19 WEEKLY UPDATE for Rockingham County by County Manager & Interim Public Health Director
Watch Lance Metzler & Susan Young share new, COVID-19, weekly info regarding Rockingham County with Mable Scott.

Watch Sheriff Sam Page’s interview w/Interim Public Health Director Susan Young regarding COVID-19!

Click for link to watch Susan Young discuss COVID-19 Update for holiday weekend! Stay Safe!
 
 
Click for 2 videos of Rockingham County Commissioners & County Manager on making wise choices, preventative health tips & words of hope.

Watch media briefing video on COVID-19 cases with Emergency Services Director Rodney Cates, County Manager Lance Metzler, & Interim Health Director Susan Young!

Watch Lance Metzler & Susan Young’s Friday morning update to citizens!

Watch Lance Metzler & Susan Young’s Friday morning update to citizens!
 
Click to watch Lance Metzler & Susan Young share new COVID-19 updates & changes in Rockingham County!
Click links: Interim Health Director's Coronavirus Update and Covid-19 Frequently Asked Questions & Answers!  

Turn to Spectrum 1304 to stay in the know about Rockingham County! Read More
 
 
 



DEPT. OF SOCIAL SERVICES:
NC Food & Nutrition Services (FNS) participants can purchase groceries online with EBT cards @ authorized online EBT retailers.

Did you know individuals who receive SNAP can apply for a fishing license without cost?
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NCDHHS to Provide Additional Food Benefits for More than 800,000 Children Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic!

COVID-19 & How SNAP (formerly Food Stamps) Helps Families
Watch Lisa Chaney tell Mable Scott about SNAP, the federal program that provides food-purchasing assistance for families.
 
 
Check out Donna Pettaway explaining WIC services & resources for women, infants & children!

 

Did you know individuals who receive SNAP can apply for a fishing license without cost?


ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, SMALL BUSINESS & TOURISM:
Henniges Automotive of Reidsville donated 200 bottles of hand sanitizer & 1,000 face masks for Rockingham County Public Health & Emergency Management Services!


COVID-19 Economic Resources & Information
https://www.gorockinghamcountync.com/covid-19-information-and-resources/  

Although info regarding COVID-19 is overwhelming & scary, one thing that is for certain is Rockingham County Industries and the providers of essential services are still open for business.

Gildan Yarns, Eden, Donates N95 Masks to Rockingham County Dept. of Health & Human Services
Click link for details! N95 masks protect wearer from airborne particles & from liquid contaminating the face & are essential for healthcare workers safety & patients' safety!

Although info regarding COVID-19 is overwhelming & scary, one thing that is for certain is Rockingham County Industries and the providers of essential services are still open for business. Read More
 
Click link for Rockingham County Restaurants offering delivery and/or curbside pick-up!

 
 
Click link for COVID-19 info from Rockingham County Economic Development, Small Business & Tourism. 


EMERGENCY SERVICES:
A colorful cake plus lunch was provided by a staff member. A special plaque was presented by AirLife Virginia, our air medical service!

 
Rockingham County Fire Marshal's Office & NC Forestry Division, urge you to use extreme caution while conducting outside burning, comply w/all restrictions regarding burning & monitor your fire at all times!


PHOTO: Senator Phil Berger, EMS Director Rodney Cates & Commissioner Kevin Berger with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Rockingham County Emergency Services!

    
                                          


ENGINEERING & PUBLIC UTILITIES:
 
Due to COVID-19 pandemic, Landfill staffing during “Free Week” will be limited & assistance unloading trash @ convenience center may not be available. Therefore, anyone bringing trash during this period should come prepared to unload their trash unassisted.
 
PLEASE CLICK LINK: effective March 30, 2020, Waste Management postponing performance of these services, (non-essential during emergencies): Bulk Collection – furniture, carpet, mattresses, appliances, etc. & Any Waste Stream Outside of the Cart!


PUBLIC HEALTH:

Check out this poem that was published in the March 2020 Oprah Magazine!
 
See Rockingham County's Communicable Disease Coordinator Wendy Trogdon talking to WFMY-TV NEWS 2!

Rockingham County Division of Public Health Celebrates National Public Health Week

Watch Katrina White discuss healthy lifestyle programs!

 
Click link for great tips from our Public Health Dept. & NC Dept of Health & Human Services!

PUBLIC LIBRARIES: Click for details!

Click to see video of the Easter Bunny!

 
 
Rockingham County Public Library will close starting Thursday BUT click link about special library services for patrons!
 
Here's a video resource for accessing the library's Cloud Library. This provides access to electronic books & audiobooks that patrons can access from home!
 
Click for details on how to log into your NCCardinal Account Instructional Video!
  

REGISTER OF DEEDS:
 
Click for COVID-19 notice from Rockingham County Register of Deeds!

 
 
 
 
SAFETY/RISK:

 
 
 
Rockingham County Safety & Risk Manager Chris Elliott's video offers tips for local businesses & homes to prepare for the unexpected. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 


 
 



 SHERIFF'S OFFICE:
 
 




 


 
 
 
Click for details from Sheriff Office! Scroll to last page, next to last paragraph for "drive-in worship services in open-air areas!

Rockingham County Sam Page's COVID-19 Public Service Announcements
 

TAX ADMINISTRATION:
 
Click for TAG & TAX COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions from NC Dept. of Revenue!


VETERANS ADMINISTRATION:
Veterans' Services Director Wanda Lane offers tips for military veterans about benefits available from Veterans Administration.

 
 
 

 




Veterans' Services Director Wanda Lane offers tips for military veterans about benefits available from Veterans Administration.
Veterans' Services Director Wanda Lane offers tips for military veterans about benefits available from Veterans Administration.

 Rockingham County North Carolina
Contact Us
Rockingham County Government
371 NC Hwy 65
Reidsville NC 27320
Phone: 336.342.8100
Fax: 336.342.8105
 
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