Mooresville Weekly Calendar – Week of 2/6

Feb. 12: Ribbon cuttingPaul Reitano holds a ribbon cutting noon-1 p.m. at Rocky’s Pizza, 10310 Wilmington St., Huntersville. (Molly Reitter/Mooresville Weekly photo)Feb. 6• SENIOR DANCE: Seniors boogie at a Valetine’s Day-themed dance 5:30-8 p.m. at the South Iredell Senior Center, 202 S. Church St., Mooresville. Admission costs $1. Caregivers are welcome. Bring a favorite snack or finger food to share. […]

Richard Petty Motorsports gears up for season


Arrest report 2/5-2/6


Famous Toastery adds another breakfast restaurant

MOORESVILLE – The new Famous Toastery, which has its soft opening this week, is a family affair.Owners Chuck and Stacy White envisioned a business they could do together.But both saw a sterling opportunity when their son, Mack, who worked in two of the Toast stores, told them, “You need to look at this business.” With daughter Grace already working at […]

Buzz building for proposed aquatic center

MOORESVILLE – Town commissioners passed a resolution Feb. 2 taking another step closer to the completion of SwimMAC’s aquatic center at LangTree Lake Norman.Ron Johnson, chairman of the Mooresville Convention and Visitors Bureau, told commissioners that people who follow swimming normally spend more money than other sports.Given that SwimMAC could hold as many as 15 to 20 meets yearly, Johnson […]

Buzz building for proposed aquatic center


How local restaurants fared in health inspections – Week of 2/6

Health departments in Iredell, Lincoln and Mecklenburg counties inspected the following restaurants Jan. 23-29Cornelius• Hampton Inn, 19501 Statesville Road – 98• Hero Japanese Steak & Sushi, 20465 Chartwell Center Drive – 93.5• Mama’s Pizza Express, 19741 S. Main St. – 96.5• Rusty Rudder, 20210 Henderson Road – 92• Tenders, 18341 Statesville Road – 97.5• Zapata’s Mexican Restaurant, 19429 Knox Road […]

Faith Briefs – Week of 2/6

College jazz combo plays Alexander Community ConcertDENVER – The Davidson College Jazz Combo will perform the next installment of the Alexander Community Concert series.The concert starts at 3 p.m. Feb. 8 at The Episcopal Church of St. Peter by-the-Lake, 8433 Fairfield Forest Road. A reception follows the concert.Admission costs $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students, and free for […]

PARC offers men’s basketball league

CORNELIUS – The Cornelius Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture and the Huntersville Parks and Recreation Departments offer a men’s basketball league for participants 30 years and older.Registration is open through Feb. 27. All games will be held Tuesday evenings in March and April at Bailey Middle School, 11900 Bailey Road in Cornelius.Registration is available in person at both the Cornelius […]

Praise, not a peeve

This is not actually a peeve but a praise. There still are some people that do nice things and deserve recognition. One being a lady in a van that said that she was sorry to me for stopping quickly in front of her on Williamson Road, just past Brawley School Road. There was some debris (wood, metal, cardboard, etc.) in […]