Posted at 8:34am on Sep. 10, 2014
Marie Alexander loved the lake so much that she saved her elder care earnings and bought her dream retirement home there.
Posted at 10:19am on Sep. 4, 2014
This year’s Oyster & Shrimp Fest will be held Sept. 20 at the Langtree of Lake Norman complex, located on Langtree Road in southern Iredell County.
Posted at 12:05pm on Sep. 3, 2014
It’s time to prepare your gardens for the new plants you’ll set out next month, to shop for bulbs you’ll be planting in October; and to plant leafy greens that can mature in around 50 days.
Posted at 10:48am on Aug. 27, 2014
At the beginning of 2015, after 72 years, Organic Gardening magazine will cease publication. Rodale Inc., Organic Gardening’s publisher, says it will rebrand the magazine as Rodale’s Organic Life, offering ‘a fresh spin on food, garden, home and well-being.’
Posted at 8:26am on Aug. 27, 2014
A meeting at 6 p.m. Sept. 18 at the town hall will have information about a proposed swim beach at Ramsey Creek Park. Those attending will be able to review the proposed design and ask questions of staff and consultants.
Posted at 10:43am on Aug. 21, 2014
Work will involve grinding and repaving the road surface, and sandblasting, repairing and repainting the steel support structures underneath the bridge.
Posted at 3:52pm on Aug. 12, 2014
I may not want to browse the school-supply aisles at Walmart just yet, but I do feel a bit like lying down.
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.
Posted at 8:56am on Aug. 13, 2014
A participant in the Lake Norman YMCA’s OWLS program – “older, wiser, living stronger” – handed out small rectangles of fabric to other members to sign with permanent markers. Then she stitched them together in a goodbye signature quilt to the departing program coordinator.
Posted at 9:42am on Aug. 8, 2014
Three former SEALs complete 12.5-mile course to raise money for veterans