Category Blog

NCSSM

My son, Zakk, is part of the NCSSM Online program. He has weekends on the Durham campus, which means a hotel and food for me – this is our third trip this school year. The list of benefits of having…

Commissioner Meetings

I attended the Burke County Commissioners meeting Tuesday night. I have been to 6 regular, pre-agenda or budget meetings over the past year. If elected, I want to make sure I understand the processes and hit the ground running to…

Voting Dates

Important information to make your vote count! Primary is May 17 – Vote Beth Heile April 22 – The last day to register to vote or make changes in party affiliation. You can also register during early voting – but…

Local & State Gov’t Knowledge

I learned the inner workings of local and state governments when I founded Friends of the Valdese Rec to assist the Town of Valdese in acquiring 300 acres on Lake Rhodhiss that is today Valdese Lakeside Park. Over the 7…

Beth Heile Officially Files

February 24, 2022 – Beth Heile has filed as a candidate for Burke County Commissioner. Since returning to her home county eleven years ago, Heile has worked tirelessly in various volunteer roles, including bringing parks and trails to Burke County.…

Online Donations

If you would like to donate to Beth’s Campaign, you can do that online (or via the postal mail). Online Committee to Elect Beth Heile 5291 Mineral Springs Mountain Ave Valdese, NC 28690

Appointed to Burke Planning Board

Beth was appointed to the Burke County Planning Board in November and sworn in at the January Planning Board Meeting. As she reviews applications for zoning district changes and amendments to the ordinance, she will be learning more about Burke…

Campaign Graphic

Huge thanks to Mike and Robb at MLB Graphics in Drexel for creating the graphic for Beth’s yard signs, bumper stickers, t-shirts and more!! Beth has worked with them for Friends of the Valdese Rec and DHS Marching Band shirts…

About Donations

Checks to: Committee to Elect Beth Heile, 5291 Mineral Springs Mountain Ave, Valdese, NC 28690 or Online Some info about donations to a campaign: It is unlawful for any business entity to directly or indirectly contribute to a candidate. Anonymous…

Committee Opened

On  Monday, January 10, Commissioner Candidate Beth Heile (left) and Committee Treasurer Melinda Zimmerman (center) met with Director Debbie Mace (right) at the Burke County Board of Elections office. The purpose was to file the State of Organization – Candidate…

Treasurer Melinda

Melinda Zimmerman is the treasurer for the Committee to Elect Beth Heile. She didn’t just sign up to be treasurer because she is Beth’s sister-in-law. She grew up in politics and was interested in being involved again. Melinda’s father, John…