Posted at 10:34am on Aug. 21, 2014
The state’s Adopt-A-Highway program has been an integral part of Price Memorial AME Zion Church’s community service efforts for a quarter-century.
Posted at 11:02am on Aug. 15, 2014
Officials react after Cabarrus County Commissioners cut funding to Midland’s planned $1.8 million Rob Wallace Park off U.S. 601.
Posted at 9:54am on Aug. 15, 2014
Compiled by Gina Smith
Posted at 12:16pm on Aug. 13, 2014
Two new species of shark and one new species of ray have arrived at Sea Life Aquarium at Concord Mills mall.
Posted at 11:50am on Aug. 13, 2014
Sea Life Aquarium at Concord Mills teamed up with the American Red Cross in a blood drive aimed at replenishing the area’s depleted blood supply. To promote the effort, they chose to educate donors about a species that loves blood: sharks.
Posted at 10:27am on Aug. 14, 2014
Exhibition, ‘Into the Woods’: Aug.18-Oct. 9, The Galleries, 65 Union St. S, Concord. The Galleries’ new group exhibition features nature-inspired artworks including woodland animals, works of wood and landscapes by 15 artists. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays. The Galleries also will be open for the downtown Concord Art Walk, 6-9 p.m. Aug. 22. The Galleries will be closed Aug. 30 and Sept. 1 for Labor Day. 704-920-2787; www.CabarrusArtsCouncil.org.
Posted at 10:46am on Aug. 14, 2014
Kannapolis city employees on Aug. 12 distributed more than 200 backpacks filled with school supplies for children during a community event that allowed residents to engage with each other, city employees and elected officials. The tradition is about 10 years old.
Posted at 11:53am on Aug. 14, 2014
The final segment of Interstate 485 is scheduled to be complete before the end of the year, and a footrace on the new segment will celebrate it and raise money for Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
Posted at 8:42am on Aug. 13, 2014
Compiled by Erica Batten
Posted at 3:31pm on Aug. 12, 2014
Big bass will eat insects, larvae, snakes, worms, frogs, crayfish, grass shrimp, rodents, baby ducks and even their own offspring, as well as bream, crappie and white perch.