If you plan to participate in the RockyFest Trail Run on May 9, now is the time to register to save $10 as the early registration deadline is April 24. The three trail races, which begin at 8:30 a.m., are … Continue Reading

In conjunction with Earth Day, the Alexander County Household Hazardous Waste/Shred It Day will take place Saturday April 25, 2015 in the County Administration Building parking lot.

The purpose of this event is to give county residents an opportunity to … Continue Reading

Emily Vick, Registered Nurse with the Alexander County Health Department, informs citizens that new vaccine requirements and changes to existing requirements have been made in the state of North Carolina to more closely align with the current Advisory Committee on … Continue Reading

Robin’s Run, RockyFest Trail Races, Great Race 4K, Points Challenge

ALEXANDER COUNTY, NC (March 6, 2015) – Spring is just around the corner, and the local running events are heating up. This month, the premiere running event in Alexander County … Continue Reading

Guardian ad Litem

Alexander County —  February 25, 2015

Advocate for abused and neglected children to ensure that their needs do not go unheard.
The solution is YOU! Become a specially trained advocate, appointed by a judge, who fights for the rights of children during the most vulnerable time … Continue Reading


  1. Public Comment
  2. Economic Development Grant Announcements:
    1. Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams
    2. Huntington House
  3. Resolution Declaring Its Intent to Sell the Alexander County Home Health Agency Pursuant to N.C.G.S. 131E-13
  4. 2015 Alexander Independence Celebration Update
  5. Alexander Co. Veterans Service Update
  6. 2015
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Alexander County DSS would like to inform the community that we recently received an additional allocation of Low Income Energy Heating Assistance Program monies and that applications are now being taken at our office. It is important to note that … Continue Reading

Alexander County, NC (February 12, 2015)

The Alexander County Planning Department has undergone restructuring in order better serve the public. Jon Pilkenton, an employee of the Western Piedmont Council of Governments, has been contracted to assume the role of County … Continue Reading

The Alexander County Dept. of Social Services is in critical need of volunteers who are willing to deliver home delivered meals to homebound older adults. This is a wonderful service that our county is able to offer and we are … Continue Reading

The rain ended just in time for the 68th Annual Alexander County Christmas Parade. Enjoy these photos taken during the parade.


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