Thyroid screening event helps people get answers

STATESVILLE – With recent news of an elevated number of papillary thyroid cancer cases in Mooresville and a growing concern from the community, Iredell Health System hosted a thyroid ultrasound screening event at the Iredell Women’s Health Center recently.“I know there has been an increase in thyroid cancer in our [Mooresville] ZIP code, so it’s a growing concern in our […]

Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation steam plant

The Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation aims to keep the Catawba River and its reservoirs clean.

Davidson commissioners debate new divide concerning vision for South Street property

DAVIDSON – At the town board’s Nov. 13 workshop session, during a debate about public facilities improvements that devoured a significant portion of the five-hour meeting and resulted in an unresolved continuation, Commissioner Jane Campbell’s frustration simmered to the surface.“If you have a board that can’t make decisions, you don’t get anything done,” Campbell said.Her statement targeted the fact the […]

Having ‘The Talk’ About College Costs With Your Teen


Bill Kerns, Bill Griffith and Wanda Kerns with some of the supplies bound for the shelves at the Emergency Food Pantry at Huntersville United Methodist Church.

Suspect sought after pressure washer stolen from Denver home

DENVER – Lincoln County Sheriff’s detectives seek the public’s help in identifying a person believed to be responsible for the theft of a Troy Bilt pressure washer from the garage of a Waterview Trail residence.Deputies responded to a theft call Nov. 3 at the residence in the 3500 block of Waterview Trail, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s […]

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Wanda and Bill Kerns gathering supplies destined for the Huntersville Emergency Food Pantry.



Hough’s upcoming seasonal performances will feature state-honored student musicians

CORNELIUS – Featuring three student musicians who recently received statewide recognition for their talents, the Hough High School Orchestra is preparing for a series of holiday-season performances while also raising money to finance a spring trip to Florida.The Advanced Orchestra from Hough will be highlighted in a 7:30 p.m. concert on Friday, Nov. 20, during Christmas in Davidson festivities. The […]