Owner says he is open for business.
Lincoln County Board of Commissioners Chairman Carrol Mitchem is defying Gov. Roy Cooper’s order. He opened the dining area of his restaurant Mitchem’s Kitchen.
Check out his online Facebook message.
Restaurants are allowed to serve curbside and pick-up orders only under this first phase.
As a result, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office cited Mitchem for openly violating North Carolina Executive Order 138.
Yesterday afternoon most tables were taken inside the restaurant.