All County offices will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015, in observance of Labor Day.
Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

The Convenient Centers and Landfill will be open. … Read More

The September 2015 edition of “Alexander County Now” features a weather balloon launch at East Alexander Middle School, information about National Preparedness Month and how you can prepare, the Hiddenite Celebration of the Arts on Sept. 26, the EDC’s Business … Read More

This year we are asking you to take action now – make a plan with your community, your family, and for your pets. Plan how to stay safe and communicate during the disasters that can affect your community. We ask … Read More

ALEXANDER COUNTY, NC [August 31, 2015] – The 9th Annual Hiddenite Festival Road Race 5K/10K/Half Marathon is being held in conjunction with the Hiddenite Celebration of the Arts on Saturday, Sept. 26 at 8:30 a.m. The race features a 5K … Read More

ALEXANDER COUNTY, NC (August 21, 2015) – Visitors at the Alexander County Courthouse will now be greeted with the words “In God We Trust” as they enter the building. The national motto letters were installed on Tuesday, August 11 above … Read More

ALEXANDER COUNTY, N.C. [August 21, 2015] – Visit North Carolina announced that domestic visitors to and within Alexander County spent $18.72 million in 2014, an increase of 3.32 percent from 2013.

“Alexander County has a lot to offer our residents … Read More

It’s hard to believe that August is here, and that means there are only three more local running events remaining in the 2015 Alexander County Points Challenge Race Series. Upcoming local running events include the 9th Annual Hiddenite Festival Road … Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area, which is located in Alexander County, has been recognized with an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards honor innovative, effective county government programs that enhance services for … Read More

BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Commissioners of Alexander County, North Carolina:

Section 1. The following amounts are hereby appropriated in the General Fund for the operation of the county government and its activities for the fiscal year beginning … Read More

Alexander County Public Health

Every four years the Alexander County Health Department completes a comprehensive Community Health Assessment as required by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. This assessment allows us to gather information used to better understand the community’s health … Read More