Pittenger: Obama must consult Congress before taking action in Syria

MOORESVILLE – This afternoon, Congressman Robert Pittenger sent a letter to President Barack Obama, reminding the President of his Constitutional obligation to consult Congress before committing the U.S. military to action in Syria.Signed by more than 90 additional U.S. Representatives, the letter announces that Congress is ready to reconvene at the President’s request.As Chairman of the Congressional Task Force on […]

Barium Springs celebrates therapeutic park opening

STATESVILLE – Barium Springs will host a ribbon cutting Aug. 29 at 10 a.m. at 183 Burwell Lane in Statesville to celebrate the opening of its therapetuic park. Up to 400 children will regularly use the park for recreational therapy and experiential learning to work on social skills, problem-solving mechanisms and developmental abilities.The park is meant to offer students a […]