Mooresville school’s football fundraiser focuses on preventing teen tragedies

MOORESVILLE – The older girls prevailed in a close contest on the field, but the true focus of a powderpuff football game at Langtree Charter Academy was the importance of mental health awareness and the availability of services to prevent future tragedies impacting young people and their families. Each year, the Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy at Langtree’s Upper School, on Waterlynn […]

You’ll find a little bit of everything at this historic store reborn as a gathering place

HUNTERSVILLE – An interest in personal interactions, a passion for retail and an emphasis on locally grown and wellness-related products have combined to breathe new life into an historic venue. Huntersville residents Mike and Emily Harvey, following career paths that took them to the West Coast and later into the world of e-commerce, are a few months into a closer-to-their-roots […]

Denver’s Bulla among Lincoln Chamber honorees

LINCOLNTON — A handful of business owners were recognized for their commitment to the community at the annual Lincolnton Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce banquet at Vesuvius Vineyards on Nov. 18.  Award recipients were Rich Lyon of State Farm Insurance, as Small Business Person of the Year; Zach Tussel, as Volunteer of the Year; and Ross Bulla, founder of The […]

Racing community’s toy-donation event returns to Mooresville

MOORESVILLE – With a playful “We’re back” as the opening line, organizers of the “Stocks For Tots” benefit – which combines the Lake Norman region’s close ties to the racing industry with a community-wide commitment to help others – have announced the holiday season tradition is returning next week. The 2021 Stocks for Tots fundraiser, according to event founder Don Miller […]

Improvements to structure, relationships needed for affordable Davidson complex

DAVIDSON – Acknowledging limitations on its authority to demand more – and emphasizing the importance of regular updates – the Davidson town board has accepted a methodical approach to identify and address maintenance needs at the 21-year-old complex often referenced as the prime example of the community’s goal to provide affordable housing options. At the board’s Nov. 23 meeting, Housing and […]