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.
Posted at 4:02pm on Oct. 15, 2013
indies+docs series at remodeled Cornelius Art Center offers close-to-home fun.
Posted at 2:44pm on Oct. 9, 2013
After announcing the service would end, town officials heard from residents and decided to restore the service at a smaller scale.
Posted at 11:54am on Oct. 2, 2013
Tell what you think the town needs at meetings Oct. 8 and 10.
Posted at 11:25am on Sep. 25, 2013
American saddlebred rider wins her division in national competition
Posted at 9:24pm on Sep. 20, 2013
Chateau Lyon, a Lake Norman mansion that cost $22 million to build and is fully furnished with 19th-century French antiques, is scheduled to be featured on HGTV across the United States at 8 p.m. Sunday.
Posted at 3:28pm on Sep. 19, 2013
70-mile, three-sport race will start at Davidson College’s Lake Campus, wind through four counties and end at Bailey Road Park.
Posted at 12:10pm on Sep. 5, 2013
Guest speaker: Peace activist and author Sam Wazan will present “Ending Religious Violence: The Journey to Peace” during the 10:30 a.m. service Sept. 8. Wazan will explain how many good people in the Middle East and worldwide are unknowingly feeding the violence. He will present a workshop on “Debunking Myths With Islam: Muslims vs. Islam” at 1 p.m. After the workshop, he will be available to sign copies of his book “The Last Moderate Muslim.” No reservations necessary. 401 E. Arrowood Road. 704-523-0062.
Posted at 3:35pm on Aug. 20, 2013
Eight-year-old Daniel Johnson came close to adding a third major wakeboarding title to his trophy case this month, finishing second in his division at the World Wakeboarding Association’s (WWA) World Championships.
Posted at 11:24am on Aug. 21, 2013
Visit Lake Norman Kickoff is expected to fill 700 hotel room-nights during the two-day tournament.
Posted at 3:47pm on Aug. 20, 2013
Thomas the Tank Engine: The famous TV and storybook locomotive hero will visit the N.C. Transportation Museum in Spencer Sept. 20-22 and 27-29 for “A Day Out With Thomas.” Children and families can take a ride with Thomas, star of the popular “Thomas & Friends” series. Children will take a 25-minute ride with Thomas on his latest adventure and participate in Thomas-themed activities.
Posted at 11:54pm on Aug. 20, 2013
Commissioner says state’s timetable is “unacceptable” for diverging-diamond interchange is “unacceptable” for key Lake Norman exit
Posted at 2:33pm on Aug. 15, 2013
The town has installed bright-orange, hand-held flags that keep crossing pedestrians safe by increasing their visibility.
Posted at 9:45am on Aug. 13, 2013
I was shopping recently at my local home improvement superstore when the cashier offered me an application for the store’s product tracking program.
Posted at 3:20pm on Aug. 6, 2013
Registration is now open for the DAM2DAM Jet Ski Charity Ride on Lake Norman, one of the lake’s biggest fundraising events for owners of personal watercraft (PWCs, or “jet skis”).
Posted at 9:19am on Aug. 7, 2013
A former Canadian Football League pro and his wife, a former college basketball starter, have opened a physical training facility.
Posted at 12:27pm on Jul. 31, 2013
The venue gets independent documentaries that aren’t picked up by Charlotte theaters. ‘The Iran Job’ at Cornelius Art Center sold out.
Posted at 1:27pm on Aug. 1, 2013
Anglers fishing Lake Norman can expect to catch lots of spotted bass in August.
Posted at 9:55am on Jul. 24, 2013
The LNSPS has for the past several month conducted a survey of Lake Norman’s navigational and hazard markers, noting the position of each by the use of Global Positioning Satellite data.
Posted at 11:32am on Jul. 26, 2013
Red pillows plopped upon white deck chairs and petunias frame the front door of Give Back Boutique.
Posted at 12:25pm on Jul. 25, 2013
Huntersville Parks and Recreation announces these offerings. Register by Sept. 6:
Posted at 12:37pm on Jul. 24, 2013
Concord Mills: The mall will have extended hours during North Carolina’s tax-free holiday Aug. 2 through Aug. 4. Shopping hours will be 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Aug. 2-3 and noon-7 p.m. Aug. 4. Details: 704-979-3000; www.concordmills.com.
Posted at 12:49pm on Jul. 24, 2013
Youth Summit: Toastmasters clubs in the Mooresville area will host their first “Youth Summit” at The U Center, 517 Alcove Road, Mooresville on Aug. 2 and Aug. 31, with the same program presented on each date. The leadership learning experience is free and open to students in grades 3-12. Details: http://youthsummit2013-mooresville.eventbrite.com.
Posted at 2:42pm on Jul. 25, 2013
Columnist sought suppport for kidney transplant patients
Posted at 1:05pm on Jul. 24, 2013
Co-ed flag football for ages 4-14, volleyball for girls 9-18 and for boys 9-16 are among the programs available.
Posted at 5:33pm on Jul. 18, 2013
In early August the Lake Norman Yacht Club will host its second national championship regatta of the year: the Jet-14 Nationals, set for Aug. 7-10.
Posted at 10:56am on Jul. 17, 2013
Compiled by Erica Batten
Posted at 4:43pm on Jul. 17, 2013
Finalists to be notified by Aug. 9 for Aug. 24 performances
Posted at 11:09am on Jul. 18, 2013
They want to change the dialogue to help people become more ready for disasters.
Posted at 12:18pm on Jul. 17, 2013
By now, most Lake Norman residents realize they’re are in the middle of one of the fastest growing areas in the entire state.
Posted at 3:25pm on Jul. 11, 2013
N.Y. restaurateurs are refurbishing the former Vinnie’s Sardine on Lake Norman
Posted at 11:13am on Jul. 11, 2013
For the past five years, Davidson officials have sought to become not just a bicycle-friendly community but one that looked after its walkers, joggers and runners as well.
Posted at 9:53am on Jul. 10, 2013
Stalled housing projects downsize to match new residential market
Posted at 12:54pm on Jul. 3, 2013
Sailboat racers from across the U.S. and Canada will compete for the North American title
Posted at 2:19pm on Jun. 25, 2013
Races celebrating Independence Day will be July 6-7. Also, the yacht club will host the Flying Scot North American Championships July 13-19.
Posted at 6:45pm on Jun. 25, 2013
For those who work year-round, the best way I can describe the teacher’s summer is this: Think of what you do on a Saturday, and then multiply that by several weeks.
Posted at 2:37pm on Jun. 25, 2013
Also, trainer Jason Jedlick is moving to Florida to study for a new career as a physical therapist.