Firefighters organization holding concert, calls not a fraud

If you’ve gotten a call asking for money to support the Statesville Professional Firefighters with an upcoming concert, it’s most likely on the level. President John Perry says they hire people to make the calls, and that those individuals are sometime nervous. If you’re unsure about a caller’s legitimacy, contact the organization. They’re partnering with […]

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Huntersville rolls-out “Cop Cab”

Would you prefer the back of a police car or the back of a cab? The Huntersville Police Department hopes its new “Cop Cab” will bring that question to mind for people who’ve had a bit too much to drink. Sergeant Brian Vaughn says the department has a car painted as police in the front […]

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“Pappa Kook” dies

A respected Statesville business man has died – the founder of Kooks Headers and Exhaust, George Kryssing Senior, better known as “Pappa Kook.” (AUDIO).“He had a way of putting people at ease. He had a way of making people feel warm and loved. He always did that.” Jay Dipietro, a friend of Kryssing who describes […]

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Harold Johnson wants Jeff Gordon back in the driver’s seat

He’s getting off the track – Jeff Gordon set to run his final race later this year. At the request of Charlotte Motor Speedway, we got our own Harold Johnson to share his thoughts on Gordon’s retirement.

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Sex offender accused of moving, not telling Sheriff’s Office

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated on July 30, 2015, Deputy D.C. Price of the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit attempted to verify an address for Shawn Maurice Gregory, a registered sex offender. Deputy Price was unable to locate Gregory at his registered address of 1214 McLaughlin St, Statesville, NC. After conducting witness […]

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Sheriff’s Office makes arrests in break-ins

PRESS RELASE Man accused of break-in at Little Market Basket Sheriff Darren Campbell stated On August 23, 2015, at approximately 11:42 pm, Deputies of the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm call at the Little Market Basket located at 3541 Taylorsville Hwy, Statesville. When they arrived, Deputies found the front window had been […]

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Worker injured in Cornelius by falling wall

A construction worker was seriously injured after a wall fell on that individual at a Cornelius home yesterday afternoon. Deputy Fire Chief Gary Barby says the crew was working at a Peninsula Yacht Club property and lost control of a wall they were raising. Workers were able to get the wall off the victim’s leg […]

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Residents voice concerns on proposed animal ordinance changes

Seventy people showed-up at a meeting last night to share their thoughts on proposed changes to Iredell County’s Animal Services Ordinance. Director Brad Gates says people were opposed to a proposed minimum kennel size, classifying horses as companion animals as opposed to livestock and requiring tail docking of hunting dogs to be done by a […]

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Statesville PD looks to ID break-in suspects

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: The Statesville Police Department is currently investigating a breaking and entering which occurred at RJ’s Car Wash located at 1709 Wilkesboro Hwy. The suspects in the attached photos gained entry into the office of the establishment by kicking open the door to the business. Upon entry to the office, the alrm […]

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Publix announces Statesville location

Statesville is getting a new grocery store – supermarket chain Publix announced plans yesterday to open in the North Pointe Shopping Center in twenty-seventeen. That’s at the intersection of Turnersburg Highway and North Point Boulevard. Right now, Statesville shoppers wanting to shop at a Publix must travel to Cornelius. One is expected to open in […]

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