Posted at 3:33pm on Mar. 13, 2014
Representatives of the Lake Norman Marine Commission submit funding request of $25,500 to each of the counties surrounding the lake
Posted at 12:40pm on Mar. 14, 2014
Event raised money for nonprofit hospice serving Iredell and nine contiguous counties.
Posted at 12:49pm on Mar. 12, 2014
At the end of February, the N.C. Department of Transportation informed the town of some changes to the original construction schedule. There will be more daytime lane closures, and there may be some unexpected ones, due to the construction conditions.
Posted at 3:20pm on Mar. 13, 2014
Columnist Erica Batten writes about the trend of posting pictures of cakes on social media.
Posted at 11:46am on Mar. 6, 2014
The Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists have scheduled their next two free nature programs, held monthly at the Mooresville Public Library.
Posted at 1:19pm on Feb. 27, 2014
Seminars, activities for kids and lots of boats will be featured during the inaugural festival at Morningstar Kings Point Marina in Cornelius
Posted at 12:42pm on Feb. 20, 2014
Nearly 100 participants braved the frigid waters of Lake Norman during the Race City Civitan Club’s fifth-annual “Freezin’ for a Reason” Polar Plunge
Posted at 6:42pm on Feb. 24, 2014
Profit is why businesses employ people
Posted at 1:56pm on Feb. 21, 2014
It snowed today.
Posted at 11:53am on Jan. 30, 2014
The Lake Norman Sail and Power Squadron will hold five boating safety courses, required by law for anyone wanting to operate a boat or personal watercraft on the state's lakes, as well as conduct free vessel safety checks six times in 2014
Posted at 5:11pm on Jan. 29, 2014
Some weighed less than 10 pounds and sat on chairs next to their moms. Some stood more than 4 feet and expected people to get out of the way as they walked through.
Posted at 3:18pm on Jan. 21, 2014
Somehow, exercising in public is always embarrassing
Posted at 11:41am on Jan. 24, 2014
Road named for him was floooded, along with his farm
Posted at 10:14am on Jan. 22, 2014
Not a chameleon, the Carolina anole turns only green or brown.
Posted at 9:57am on Jan. 22, 2014
New Orleans native incorporates jazz and blues heritage into her singing and songwriting.
Posted at 2:17pm on Jan. 21, 2014
On Aug. 11, 1904, water from a swollen Long Creek, estimated at 100 million gallons in just five minutes, flooded the Barringer gold mine in Stanly County, killing eight workers. A film about it was shot at Reed Gold Mine Historic Site.
Posted at 11:50pm on Jan. 14, 2014
Cornelius receives AAA Carolinas award for the fourth time
Posted at 2:03pm on Jan. 8, 2014
The tiny dog now begs for chocolate, even though her unauthorized 3-ounce binge was toxic.
Posted at 9:47am on Jan. 8, 2014
She drives across neighbors’ front lawns and hits the gas when they try to chase her down
Posted at 12:26pm on Dec. 18, 2013
One of my favorite things about the holiday season is driving around Cornelius, seeing how our town and our neighbors have decorated their homes.
Posted at 1:34pm on Dec. 11, 2013
Omega Sports recognizes the association for hosting the Adult League State Championships.
Posted at 11:51am on Dec. 11, 2013
Large great white shark hanging out in St. Helena Sound, S.C., may be pregnant.
Posted at 12:24pm on Dec. 4, 2013
Santa has left a mailbox in Cornelius through Dec. 16. If you still have a letter to mail to Santa, drop it off at Santa’s mailbox at the Cornelius Arts Center, and the letter will be forwarded to the North Pole.
Posted at 3:45pm on Nov. 27, 2013
She’ll give a demonstration on live TV from 11 a.m. to noon Dec. 9 on WCNC (channel 6).
Posted at 11:41am on Nov. 22, 2013
Gradual landscaping with perennials is about all that works in the red clay.
Posted at 12:42pm on Nov. 6, 2013
Athletics, fitness and a gift that says “Cornelius”
Posted at 7:59pm on Oct. 30, 2013
By a 6-1 margin, the Statesville City Council has approved a $3.53 million funding package that will cover the second phase of the city’s downtown streetscape rehabilitation program.
Posted at 12:55pm on Oct. 30, 2013
Early voting has closed; Election Day is Nov. 5
Posted at 11:36am on Oct. 25, 2013
Lesson of ‘Macbeth’ and ‘The Shining’: We all have the potential for evil.
Posted at 3:28pm on Oct. 22, 2013
There is more to fishing than catching fish! Sometimes the stories are better than the catching.
Posted at 2:02pm on Oct. 23, 2013
Proceeds go to A Child’s Place to erase the impact of homelessness on children and their education.
Posted at 4:13pm on Oct. 15, 2013
Even if we were a shade red, we were also proud that country people were hard-working and real.