Mooresville arrests for Sept. 7-26

MOORESVILLE – The Mooresville Police Department reported the following charges, including places and dates of arrest or citation, Sept. 7-26:      Holly Ervin Minter, 35, felony drug possession, Bell Street and West Iredell Avenue, Sept. 7 Tevan Tyrese Turner, 27, failure to appear, West Plaza Drive, Sept. 7 Isaiah Ta’mar Middleton, 19, failure to appear, West Plaza Drive, Sept. 8 Amanda […]

Deputy unhurt when vehicle rammed head-on by pickup

A Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office deputy escaped injury when his vehicle was rammed head-on in the Iron Station area with a truck driven by a wanted person. The collision occurred Friday after deputies, acting on a tip, went to a home in the 900 block of Calloway Road at about 9:30 p.m. in search of a wanted man, 22-year-old Austin […]

Video on racism shown at ELHS sparks outrage, apology 


DENVER — A video about race relations in America shared with students at East Lincoln High School — and the principal’s subsequent apology for its showing — has drawn mixed and often angry responses from parents and community members. In the nearly 17-minute “TED Talk” video entitled, “How to deconstruct racism, one headline at a time,” Baratunde Thurston, a Black […]

Shooting in Walmart parking lot leads to arrest of Georgia man

MOORESVILLE – A suspect was arrested after police say he drove from Georgia to Mooresville, where he shot a man in the Walmart parking lot on Norman Station Boulevard Sunday morning before returning to his home near Atlanta. Officers with the Mooresville Police Department who investigated the shooting scene identified the suspect as Robert Little Baker-Brown of Forsyth County, Ga., […]