Iredell COVID-19 numbers – and rate of new vaccinations – continue to fall

The rates of new COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths continue to fall in Iredell County. But those aren’t the only declining statistics. The number of county residents getting their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine has dropped for seven straight weeks, bottoming out at 404 for the week of Oct. 11-17, down from 1,477 in the last week in August, […]

Meet the unopposed candidates for mayor in Cornelius, Davidson 

Hefty slates of candidates are on the ballots in town board races in Cornelius and Davidson, but the elections for mayor in each town feature one-man fields. In both towns, two-term mayors are unopposed in the 2021 campaign. In Cornelius, Woody Washam is poised for a third term as mayor after completing two terms as a town commissioner. In Davidson, […]