Posted at 9:21am on Feb. 27, 2014
Compiled by Erica Batten
Posted at 6:23pm on Mar. 1, 2014
A 3-year-old Huntersville boy who had been sworn in as an honorary firefighter died this week after a long battle with cancer. Firefighters dubbed Carter Dang “Super Carter,” and they are mourning his loss.
Posted at 3:36pm on Feb. 26, 2014
It was September 2007, and the plans were breathtaking: Developers wanted to build the largest mixed-use development in the history of Statesville.
Posted at 10:27am on Feb. 26, 2014
More than 180 Lake Norman businesses and organizations will show and tell their stories March 7 at the Lake Norman Business Expo, at the Davidson College Belk Arena-Baker Sports Complex.
Posted at 2:51pm on Feb. 25, 2014
East Lincoln Christian Ministry in Denver will present its first ever Mother/Daughter/Friend Tea and Fashion Show on March 8.
Posted at 1:10pm on Mar. 6, 2014
Host of the “Dr. Oz Show” will raise money for free health care clinics in the Carolinas
Posted at 3:16pm on Feb. 26, 2014
Informal social gatherings will become a regular way for Huntersville police to build relationships with residents after the recent success of last month’s Coffee with a Cop.
Posted at 12:51pm on Feb. 27, 2014
Four years ago, physical education teacher Mary Shalvey, school nurse Laura Marino, guidance counselor Dana Overcash and physical education teacher Donna Robertson decided to get kids moving at Brawley Middle School.
Posted at 11:37am on Feb. 27, 2014
Each of Laura Mueller Woods’62 photography students at Davidson Day School recently had a photo featured at an exhibit at the Mint Museum of Art in Charlotte.
Posted at 8:55pm on Feb. 25, 2014
Highway officials defend plan to install median when N.C. 150 is expanded from Mooresville to four-lane N.C. 16 Bypass in Catawba County
Posted at 12:07pm on Feb. 25, 2014
Cornelius Arts Center poised for expansion, broader outreach efforts
Posted at 1:13pm on Feb. 24, 2014
The victim was identified as Robert Joseph Dooley. Police say he lived at a nearby motel.
Posted at 1:06pm on Feb. 20, 2014
Local high school students to learn truths and consequences of online gossip, attacks
Posted at 10:40am on Feb. 19, 2014
For seven years, the Ada Jenkins Center has held its annual fundraiser, the ICE Gala in January. This year will be different.
Posted at 2:16pm on Feb. 18, 2014
Density – an issue that has divided citizens and elected officials in Troutman – arose again this month when the town board held a public hearing on a series of amendments to the town's Unified Development Ordinance. The changes were designed to achieve a balance between those seeking to build new mixed-use developments in the town and others who want to retain current density guidelines.
Robert McCrary, owner of Davidson’s The Egg restaurant, is also a veteran movie, TV and commercial actor
Posted at 2:23pm on Feb. 18, 2014
Robert McCrary, 49, the owner of the popular Davidson restaurant The Egg, knows as much about acting as he does about the restaurant business. With a long history on soap operas like “One Life to Live” and “Santa Barbara,” McCrary still has the acting bug and can currently be seen in commercials like the Hillshire Farms spot.
Posted at 10:55am on Feb. 19, 2014
Rachel Dyl’s favorite Beatles song is “Eleanor Rigby.” “I love the cello and violin in that,” the Cannon School senior says.
Posted at 2:33pm on Feb. 19, 2014
A new movie about the life of late musician Rich Mullins will be shown at Lake Forest Church in Huntersville.
Posted at 12:31pm on Feb. 20, 2014
A group of bikers that uses its passion for riding motorcycles to help abused and victimized children will hold a screening of the movie “Bully” on March 1.
Posted at 1:12pm on Feb. 20, 2014
The downtown Huntersville building known to many as “the old dentist’s office” could see new life soon, as town board members consider possible uses for the vacant space.
Posted at 12:09pm on Feb. 13, 2014
The Professional Women’s Network began as a trial for female members of the Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce five years ago and has blossomed into a group of active and sharing individuals concerned for their fellow business women.
Posted at 11:38am on Feb. 11, 2014
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Posted at 12:40pm on Feb. 11, 2014
Beginning Feb. 20, the Davidson Community Players will present “Flyin’ West,” a play detailing the experiences of six African-American characters who settled in Nicodemus, Kan., in the late 1800s, during Reconstruction.
Posted at 5:12pm on Feb. 11, 2014
After decades of languishing in the shadow of Charlotte, Gaston County’s South Point Township seems to have been discovered as an attractive place to live that is within easy reach of the high-paying jobs available in Mecklenburg County.
Posted at 3:55pm on Feb. 11, 2014
It’s a new year with a new council, but one of the issues that dominated political discussions in Statesville last year – whether to permit a Love's Truck Stop at Exit 154 on Interstate 40 – continues to challenge City Council members.
Posted at 12:47pm on Feb. 11, 2014
To listen in on the journalism class at Hopewell High School’s Monday briefing, you might be impressed by how professionally the teenagers handle their work.
Posted at 5:10pm on Feb. 11, 2014
Bo Jackson, Timothy Leary and John Mayer have laid their heads at the Davidson Village Inn
Posted at 3:24pm on Feb. 13, 2014
Retiree has collected hundreds of pieces for her Christmas village, and it takes her a week to set it up or take it down.
Posted at 11:50am on Feb. 12, 2014
Movies: The former indies+docs film series at the Cornelius Arts Center has been renamed. It is now Studio-C Cinema, to reflect the name of the screening room at the center. The new website is www.studioCcinema.com, but www.indiesplusdocs.com will work for awhile.
Posted at 10:26am on Feb. 6, 2014
The musicians in Wacko, who range in age from 10 to 15, are becoming well-known musicians at charity benefits and concerts in the Lake Norman area and Charlotte.
Posted at 3:06pm on Feb. 4, 2014
Compiled by Erica Batten
Posted at 1:58pm on Feb. 4, 2014
Troutman's annual planning retreat, where the town’s aldermen and staff traditionally review a lengthy list of goals and accomplishments, will be held 8:30 a.m. Feb. 15 this year at the Fox Den Country Club in Statesville.
Posted at 3:16pm on Feb. 4, 2014
Compiled by Erica Batten
Posted at 9:24am on Feb. 6, 2014
While Davidson College students are away for spring break in March, gardeners from around the Southeast intend to put the campus to good use.
Posted at 2:53pm on Feb. 5, 2014
Davidson Parks and Recreation officials will host a public forum to gain community feedback, which town planners say is a critical part of updating the department’s master plan.
Posted at 6:40am on Feb. 6, 2014
All students in grades 6 through 12 to eventually receive new MacBook Airs
Posted at 3:20pm on Feb. 5, 2014
The Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation’s mission is to oversee the entire Catawba River basin, from its origins in the Blue Ridge Mountains to Lake Wateree in South Carolina.
Posted at 12:00pm on Feb. 4, 2014
In Statesville, East Elementary’s Dual Language Immersion aims for literacy in Spanish.
Posted at 4:02pm on Jan. 30, 2014
Charlotte-area nonprofit wants to send troops to see Katy Perry in concert
Posted at 10:54am on Feb. 4, 2014
Author and Huntersville resident Terry Lursen recently self-published his first book, “The Treasure Within the Kingdom of God,” a Christian devotional book that contains 366 daily readings.