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Southbound I-77 reopens south of I-40 in Statesville

STATESVILLE, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — The southbound lanes of Interstate 77 just south of I-40 near Statesville have reopened after a crash early Thursday morning, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. NCDOT said the crash happened near East Broad Street and mile marker 50. Drivers were directed to take Exit 51 for […]
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New Hallmark Movie Filming in Historic North Carolina City

Hallmark is currently filming a new movie in charming Salisbury, North Carolina. Production on the forthcoming drama called To Her With Love kicked off this week. It's reportedly the first movie to film in the city known as the birthplace of Cheerwine since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. According...
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A Hallmark Movie Is Being Filmed In Salisbury, North Carolina

According to WCNC, A Hallmark movie is set to film in multiple locations in Salisbury this week. It’s a made-for-TV film. Salisbury will serve as the backdrop. Crews setting up along South Fulton Street and East Fisher Street. This will include areas near Salisbury High School. There will be some road closures because of the filming. Here is the current schedule of closures.

Charlotte Radiology experiences data breach involving patient information

CHARLOTTE — Charlotte Radiology said it experienced a data breach involving patient information back in December. Channel 9 received a letter from the health care provider Thursday that said they identified the security incident on Dec. 24 and notified law enforcement. During the investigation, they also learned that between Dec. 17 and Dec. 24, an unauthorized party gained access to their network and took copies of some of the documents on the system.
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Celebrate the 4th Davie style with music, fireworks, parade, car & tractor show

Celebrate our country’s independence in Davie County this year. There will be fireworks, music, a parade and a car/tractor show to celebrate the nation’s 246th birthday. With live music followed by fireworks, this year’s Independence Day Celebration at the Davie County Community Park will be Saturday, July 2 at 6 p.m. at the park on 151 Southwood Drive, Mocksville.

With methane a climate worry, landfill captures gas for energy

The 550-acre Speedway Landfill is a mountain of decomposing food, plastic and other trash in Concord. It's right off U.S. 29 next to Charlotte Motor Speedway and rises more than 100 feet above the surrounding area. And it grows daily with deliveries by trucks from Mecklenburg, Cabarrus and surrounding counties.

Couple celebrates 65th wedding anniversary

Moody and Vriginia Bowers of Mocksville celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 25 with a family luncheon at Dulin United Methodist Church fellowship building near Mocksville. Hosts were their children and spouses: Ricky and Donna Bowers, Lara and rick Sparks, Rodney and Karen Bowers, and Darren and Tammy Bowers. They have six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Mr. Bowers retired from Sara Lee Underwear. They were married on June 28, 1957.

Weekender July 1-4: Take a break from your backyard fun

7-10 pm. Therese Jeffer & Dave Butler. Royal Bliss Brewing, 7532 Royal Bliss Ct., Denver. 6-9 pm. Sara Miskelly. Acoustic. Food truck on site. Lost Worlds Brewing, 19700-D One Norman Blvd., Cornelius. Concert. 7 pm. Completely Unchained, Van Halen tribute band with opening act Hells Bells. Tickets $20. Boatyard LKN,...

Loyd steals the show with 5 RBIs

The Mocksville Senior Legion baseball team is accustomed to picking itself up after being knocked down. It has suffered four-, six- and three-game losing streaks, but every time you’re ready to write off Post 174, its gets up, dusts itself off and grits its teeth. Mocksville hosted Mooresville June...

Post 174 streak ended by Kannapolis

After winning four in a row, the Mocksville Senior Legion baseball team’s fun ended against visiting Kannapolis on June 19. Mocksville was outhit 12-3 and lost 12-2 in five innings. Yikes. The Towelers socked three-run homers in the first and third innings while building an 8-0 lead. Mocksville’s hits...
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Statesville Tourism Summit looks to bring more visitors, more often, to area

Tourism drives $63 million into Statesville, but Cindy Sutton and the Statesville Convention & Visitors Bureau believe the city can bring in even more as it looks into the future. “We’re getting that number by accident,” Sutton said. “Once we hit the ground running as we relaunch tourism in Statesville,...

Williams closes historical prep career

Back in May, Davie’s Spencer Williams won the state championship in the discus with a throw of 180-4. Just for good measure, he took the bronze medal in the discus in the New Balance Nationals Outdoor meet in Philadelphia on June 17. The trip to Philadelphia closed the book...

Legion fizzles late; loses to Rowan

Mocksville’s Senior Legion baseball team staggered home from Kannapolis on June 21, but the next night pitcher Darren Shore, Parker Aderhold and Post 174 met the challenge against Rowan County at Rich Park … until everything fizzled in a 7-5 loss. The third setback in the latest losing...

Disco Turkeys to play final Forbush ‘home’ game of season this Friday Gold medals from Adams headlines area athle...

The Carolina Disco Turkeys played three home baseball games at Forbush High School in June and won all three – beating the Statesville Owls twice and also a cricket team called the Morrisville Raptors who wanted to try their hand at baseball. […]A fantastic spring for Lily Adams has given way to a banner summer in track and field. […]The Foothills Post 123 American Legion baseball program has come a long way since a winless campaign four years ago. […]Whether it was solid pitching from a Starmount product, or players from Elkin contributing to Foothills Post 123, local players have...

Every kid’s dream: Hardister hammers walk-off homer in playoffs

Part VI in a series on the 40-year anniversary of the 1982 Mocksville Legion baseball team. Every kid who plays baseball envisions himself stepping into the batter’s box in the bottom of the last inning in front of a big crowd and hitting a walk-off home run. Steve Hardister...

Painting Workshop For Kids On Saturday, July 9

Hiddenite, NC – The Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center will offer a painting workshop for kids ages 6-11 on Saturday, July 9th from 10-12 at the Educational. Complex Art Classroom (70 Hiddenite Church Rd, Hiddenite, NC). Artist Abby Hicks of the Bethlehem community will instruct students and lead them in creating their own 8×10 canvas creation. Pre-registration is required. Cost for the workshop is $20 for the 2 hour session. Pre-registration is required. Visit to access online registration or call 828-632-6966.