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Wednesday, 18 October 2017 08:09

Public review of potential project continues

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- Drew Bowman (left) of Bowman Development discusses plans for a potential 475-acre senior living community in southeastern Huntersville with (from left) Huntersville Planning Director Jack Simoneau, Huntersville Transportation Planner Bill Coxe and Bowman Development President Nate Bowman during the Tuesday morning session of the Clark Creek Small Area Plan Charrette at Huntersville Town Hall. The three-day, open-to-the-public event continues Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 18-19, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day.

DAVIDSON, N.C. -- A discussion focusing on the specifics of the Davidson Planning Board’s rebuke of plans for a hotel on Griffith Street will be part of the proceedings at next week’s Davidson Town Board session. The meeting will be held Tuesday, Oct. 24, at Davidson Town Hall.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 08:05

Wilcox dedicates new middle school

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- The new J.M. Alexander Middle School in Huntersville was officially dedicated Tuesday morning at a ceremony attended by local public officials. The North Mecklenburg High Air Force JROTC conducted colors and presented the flag while those in attendance said the Pledge of Allegiance.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 08:02

I-77 traffic shift in Huntersville

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- The resurfacing of existing general purpose lanes on a section of Interstate 77 through Huntersville — related to the ongoing construction of the I-77 Express Lanes project — will involve a shift in traffic flow for the next six weeks.

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- The Amazing Maize Maze at Rural Hill feels a lot more like getting out of town completely than just visiting a fall tradition in Huntersville.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 07:57

‘Puerto Rico Rises’ collection Sunday

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- Community organizers collecting donations and raising money for victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico have already received so much support that it’s overwhelmed them, in a good way.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 07:56

CPD hands out free reflective gear

CORNELIUS, N.C. -- The Cornelius Police Department (CPD) is hoping to reduce the number of traffic accidents related to pedestrians by giving away safety devices.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 07:55

Chamber hosts candidate forum

The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce hosted a town board candidate forum in Cornelius at Town Hall last week for 11 candidates running for town commissioner, as well as three candidates running for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Board of Education District 1 representative.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 07:54

Mallard Creek holds annual fundraiser

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- If you still haven’t gotten your fill of local barbecue fundraisers (after all, ‘tis the season), then you’re in luck, as the annual Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church throw-down is set for Thursday, Oct. 26.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 07:53

Book Fair week at J.V. Washam

CORNELIUS, N.C. -- A week-long celebration, highlighted by some special activities, will be held to help generate book-buying funds at J.V. Washam Elementary School.