Press Releases

Golf Tournament Raises $20,000 for Charity 9/7/2012
ELKIN, N.C. – The sight, aroma and taste of pulled pork barbeque, flat iron steak, barbeque ribs, chicken wings and shrimp were welcomed by over 120 golfers participating in G&B Energy’s Irons in the Fire, Golf and Social in partnership with Wells Fargo. The event, held Thursday September 6, 2012 at Cedarbrook Country Club, raised $20,000 for the Yadkin Valley United Fund . . . Read More

Sixteenth Annual Charity Golf Classic Raises $15,000 9/8/2008
Sunny skies were a welcome sight for over 180 golfers participating in the 15 th annual G&B Energy Charity Golf Classic. The event, held Thursday September 6, 2007 at Cedarbrook Country Club, raised $15,000 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association and the Yadkin Valley United Fund. “The volunteers, sponsors, suppliers, players and the employees of G&B and Cedarbrook were instrumental in making this year’s tournament a fun …….. Read More

GB Express Sale Announcement 9/1/2007
Announcement regarding the sale of five GB Express stores to WilcoHess, LLC.

Sparta Elementary School Grill Raffle Raises $2,661 3/28/2007
Sparta Elementary school raised $2,661 dollars with a Traeger wood pellet grill donated by G&B Energy. Sparta Elementary will use the money to purchase Smart Boards for their Kindergarten classrooms. The grill package is a $800 value. The lucky winner is Bill
Finney of Piney Creek, NC.
Drawing photo.

G&B Energy named the 27th Largest Propane Retailer in 2006 2/28/2007
LP Gas Magazine names G&B Energy as the 27th Largest Propane Gas Retailer in the nation during the 2006 calendar year. Read More

G&B Energy purchases C&J LP GAS INC. 1/25/2007
G&B Oil Company Inc. has purchased Wilkes County propane and heating oil supplier, C&J LP Gas Company Inc. Ravaughn Ashley sold the business in December to Elkin based, G&B Oil Company Inc. The two companies established a close working relationship in 1974 when they partnered in the propane gas business in Wilkes County. Read more

FOOTHILLS ARTS COUNCIL FUNDRAISER
12/1/2006
G&B Energy has partnered with The Foothills Arts Council to bring Grammy award winning recording artist Al Petteway and his wife Amy White to Elkin for a concert and photography exhibit on December 9, 2006 at 8 pm. Tickets are $15 and all money raised will benefit The Foothills Arts Council.

75TH Anniversary Concert News Release 4/25/06

75TH Anniversary News Release 4/01/06

75th Anniversary Concert with the Paul Thorn Band
. The G&B Energy 75th Anniversary concert has been announced! It will be Saturday April 22nd at the Elkin City Park on Hwy 268. The show starts at 6:00 with The Jamie Carroll Band opening up for headliner The Paul Thorn Band. Admission is FREE with a canned food donation to the Tri-County Christian Ministries. FREE food and drinks will be available.