State champs: Lady Huskies swim to 4A titleThe Hough High girls’ swimming program is back on top, where it’s been three times since the school opened its doors six year ago. Read More
'Citizen's Choice' awards return, bigger and betterHUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- Join the Lake Norman Citizen as we recognize your favorites in local business with our second annual Citizen’s Choice Awards, a yearly competition to highlight the best the Lake Norman small business community has to offer. You know they’re out there, now is your chance to nominate them… Read More
Vikings beat Hough, wrap up MECKA titleNorth Meck senior Jaylen McManus scored all 21 of his points during the first half of the Vikings’ first win over Hough this year, scoring in spurts of 11 and 10 straight points. Tuesday night, he scored nine straight late in the fourth quarter to help the Vikings not only… Read More
Davidson holds downtown catalyst workshopsDAVIDSON, N.C. -- Davidson residents are invited to attend one of four roundtable discussions on the Downtown Catalyst Feasibility Study at the Davidson College Presbyterian Church Congregation House, 218 Concord Road. Each session will be identical in nature, so there is no need to attend more than one. Sessions are scheduled… Read More
Horse's Mouth for February 10, 2016
“I don’t know what you mean about the staff having to adjust to only four new personalities. Some of us have three of our own.”— Huntersville Commissioner Charles Guignard, joking with Mayor John Aneralla about his comments concerning the town staff getting to know elected officials during the Huntersville Town…Read more...
Decisions affecting today and tomorrow must consider both
In the end, it all boils down to philosophies. Is it better to lease, or own? Is it wiser to sell to the highest available bidder, or hold out for the most suitable partner? It is better to leverage assets for borrowing, or dip into savings to spend? Is a…Read more...
Talk of the Towns for February 10, 2016
Toll bedfellows It has been said that politics make strange bedfellows. So, too, it appears, does the subject of toll lanes on I-77. It also makes for strange politics. Call them what you will — toll lanes, managed lanes, express lanes, Lexus lanes or anything but free lanes — the…Read more...
Where is Luke? for February 10, 2016
Image of the week
United States Senator Thom Tillis (left) of Huntersville recently presented Chris Ashworth with an authentic flag that was flown over the U.S. Capitol. The flag was awarded in honor of Ashworth’s father, the late Vernie Ashworth, who passed away in November. Vernie Ashworth served in the U.S. military in both…