Green Acres

African-American cemeteries receive historic landmark designation

MOORESVILLE – A piece of Mooresville’s history, steeped not only in local and period religious tradition but historically racial segregation as well, received significant recognition March 21 at the town’s board of commissioners meeting. The board approved a request to designate three African-American cemeteries – Green Acres, Junction and Catawba – as local historic landmarks. The three graveyards are virtually contiguous, in […]