demolition

Physical steps commence as Cain Center closes in on funding goal


CORNELIUS – The first physical signs of work on the $25 million Cain Center for the Arts are now visible in downtown Cornelius. During outdoor ceremonies Thursday, Sept. 10, an excavator began to tear down the first of three buildings on 1.8 acres off Catawba Avenue. The milestone comes at a point when the future regional arts center has raised […]

Just a memory: Salvage work complete for Terrell Country Store


TERRELL – The day before heavy spring thunderstorms roared through the Lake Norman region, a local landmark 80 years older than the lake itself experienced the finale of its planned demolition. The Saturday before Easter, crews with Southeast Reclaimed tipped over the remaining parts of the historic Terrell Country Store. The last phase of the company’s lumber and material reclamation […]