Posted at 12:58pm on Oct. 30, 2013
ConcordFun.com keeps up with dozens of activities and deals in and around Concord.
Posted at 2:09pm on Oct. 24, 2013
Tough Mudder – a 12-mile, hard-core obstacle course featuring challenges with colorful names like Electric Eel, Arctic Enema and Greased Lightning – comes to Mount Pleasant farm Nov. 2-3.
Posted at 2:40pm on Oct. 1, 2013
A rubber band held her old phone together. Red tape keeps her from getting the replacement she ordered. And ordered again.
Posted at 3:10pm on Oct. 15, 2013
Oct. 26, the Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society presents “A Walking Tour of Haunted Mount Pleasant” – an opportunity to visit the places, see the sights, and hear the true stories of strange happenings in local history.
Hannibal the Liar tells ‘unbelievable’ tales, performs tricks at Carolina Renaissance Festival in Cabarrus County
Posted at 10:34am on Oct. 9, 2013
Chris Hannibal, a Carolina Renaissance Festival performer, combines unique comedy, storytelling and magic.
Posted at 1:51pm on Oct. 1, 2013
St. John’s Lutheran, founded by the earliest settlers in eastern Cabarrus County, plans Heritage Day activities Oct. 12.
Posted at 3:46pm on Sep. 24, 2013
Live music, tasty fair food, a talent competition, a dog pageant, a barbecue cook-off, a car show and a fireworks finale are among the fun that’s planned.
Posted at 2:15pm on Sep. 18, 2013
The tree – and others that lend color to the landscape – is one of many reasons to love living in North Carolina.
Posted at 12:47pm on Sep. 11, 2013
Dennis Smith studied and worked hard for years to develop his skills. In August, he entered pieces in the state taxidermy competition and won two awards.
Posted at 10:37am on Sep. 11, 2013
297-home development will be at Rocky River and Hickory Ridge roads.
Posted at 10:21am on Aug. 20, 2013
Children entering kindergarten are looking forward to making new friends, but they’re skeptical and uneasy about homework.
Posted at 9:56am on Aug. 16, 2013
Quarter-sized BB holes in the vinyl are now hidden by duct tape and a trellis.
Posted at 5:47pm on Aug. 14, 2013
There was no red carpet or phalanx of photographers, but there was a buzz of celebration and excitement in the air as folks gathered for the eighth annual Agricultural Celebration on July 30. Instead of evening gowns and tuxedos, attendees wore T-shirts and dungarees to this event where farmers have the rare opportunity to socialize.
Posted at 1:27pm on Aug. 1, 2013
Anglers fishing Lake Norman can expect to catch lots of spotted bass in August.
Posted at 10:15am on Jul. 25, 2013
As the Miller Lumber fire raged on June 26, a concerned community immediately began to offer assistance, prayers and support to the Kluttz family, the owners of the company and longtime Mount Pleasant residents.
Posted at 2:34pm on Jul. 16, 2013
Jeff and Cindy Ritchie portrayed two of the reality show’s cast members in the town’s Independence Day parade.
Posted at 11:31am on Jul. 2, 2013
Friends of the Library group forming to raise money for the new branch of the Cabarrus County Public Library and the services that come with it.
Posted at 11:09am on Jul. 3, 2013
Studies say music students are smarter, test better, use less tobacco, alcohol and illicit drugs and have larger vocabularies than their non-musical peers.
Posted at 10:20am on Jun. 19, 2013
Three performances remain for the Old Courthouse Youth Theatre production of “Grease: School Version.”
Posted at 12:13pm on Jun. 18, 2013
“Wynter’s Horizon” was published this past winter by Evernight Publishing, and Dianne May has made the rounds at several area book clubs, talking about the writing process.
Posted at 1:57pm on Jun. 13, 2013
Concord’s Anne Hunter didn’t want a fuss or the ordeal of treatment and its side-effects; she only wanted to say goodbye.
Posted at 12:06pm on Jun. 11, 2013
The far too modest Elfreida Kindley Eudy has been selected as the grand marshal for this year’s Mount Pleasant Independence Day Parade.
Posted at 11:43am on Jun. 11, 2013
Landing fish after fish without losing them begins with balanced fishing tackle that matches the type and size of the fish being targeted.