Wednesday, 04 October 2017 07:41

Celebrate next week when DPC turns 123

DAVIDSON, N.C. -- Founded in 1894, Davidson Presbyterian Church will celebrate its 123 years through its homecoming theme, “Lord we need you” (Exodus 14:14).

Revival services will be held Monday, Oct. 9, through Wednesday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m. The featured speaker will be Rev. Larry Hill from Woodlawn Presbyterian Church in Charlotte.

On Sunday, Oct. 15, the church will celebrate its annual homecoming at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., with Rev. Anthony Davis from Reeves Temple AME Zion Church in Davidson. For more information, contact Pastor Darrell Van Pelt at 704-892-4313.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 07:39

JV Washam PTO fundraiser Saturday

CORNELIUS, N.C. -- A fall fundraiser to benefit the Parent-Teacher Organization at J.V. Washam Elementary School will be held Saturday, Oct. 7, at Kadi Fit in Cornelius.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 07:36

Still time for public input on managed lanes

Collection and analysis of pertinent details and calculations of financial data identified as relevant in the recently completed Mercator Report review of the Comprehensive Agreement governing the I-77 Express Lanes project may continue for several months, but opportunities for additional public input will still be provided before a final decision on the fate of the ongoing project is announced.

DAVIDSON, N.C. -- A proposal to build a hotel next to the Community School of Davidson (CSD) is slated for a vote in a week, and at last Tuesday’s Davidson Town Board meeting, commissioners learned that, should they act on the issue as scheduled, they will have to choose whether to vote in line with their planning board or their planning staff.

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 07:29

Local reactions mixed on CMS bond proposal

Almost a billion dollars of money is on the line, and that’s just half of what Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) officials say they need in capital funding according to their 10-year assessment.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 08:31

Road projects take center stage in Huntersville

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- Years, even decades, of long-awaited road improvements now rolling toward reality were the only topics of discussion at a special two-and-a-half hour Huntersville Town Board session last Friday.

But ways to finance contract changes remain uncertain.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 08:22

Meet local candidates during October forums

The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate forum in each of the three north Mecklenburg towns in the next several weeks.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 08:21

Walk to School Day next week

Sidewalks and street crossings will be busier than usual next Wednesday as school students throughout the Lake Norman region participate in International Walk to School Day.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 08:20

Bethel’s benefit BBQ Thursday

CORNELIUS, N.C. -- Tempting flavors of fall and a tradition of helping others unite this week as Bethel Presbyterian Church in Cornelius hosts its 23rd annual benefit barbecue.