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Jim Covington Sr. Bridge Dedication Ceremony in Alamance County


A ceremony will be held renaming the Jimmy Kerr Road bridge over I-40 in honor of Jim Covington Sr. for his outstanding service and contributions to Alamance County and the state.

when: Wednesday, Dec. 21, at 1 p.m.
where: Burlington Shrine Club, 904 Plantation Drive, Burlington.
details: Comments will be made starting promptly at 1 p.m. Secretary of Transportation Nick Tennyson, Alamance County Sheriff Terry Johnson and others will speak. Jim Covington, Sr. owned and operated Jim's Hot Dogs and Hamburgers in Graham, which has provided employment for and fed those in the community for over 50 years. He committed himself as Chairman of the Burlington Shriners Fish Fry for over 38 years, provided financial assistance and food for those less fortunate and demonstrated leadership through support of various local, national and international missions at Hawfields Presbyterian Church in Mebane. For more media questions contact Division 7 & 9 Communications Officer Miracle King at (336) 487-0157 or


2/19/2018 7:47 AM