Toll lane project moves forward as judge denies temporary injunction

A judge has denied a motion for a temporary injunction in the Interstate 77 toll lane case. Parties met Tuesday in a motion hearing. The ruling means that plans for the toll lane project will move forward as scheduled, though a lawsuit for a permanent injunction has been filed by Widen I-77. That case will […]

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Sheriff’s Office need help identifying vandal

PRESS RELEASE – Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office has received numerous reports of damage to cropland on Parkertown road over the last few months. The victim is reporting that unknown person(s) are driving off the roadway into his field spinning up the field doing damage to the crops that are planted. […]

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Rolling Thunder launches new scholarship

Veterans advocacy group Rolling Thunder has launched the Ron Cauthen memorial scholarship fund.   (Ron Cauthen was a Vietnam veteran and dear and loved member of our chapter).  Member Rockie Lynne.   The first thirty high schoolers to enter will have a chance at five hundred dollars by creating a tri-fold relating to the prisoner […]

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Local music legend gives preview of NC Thumbpickers convention

The eleventh annual NC Thumbpickers convention is coming to Statesville this weekend. Clay Lunsford, whose band Clay Lunsford and friends is well known in bluegrass circles throughout the Appalachain mountains will be performing both Friday and Saturday night. Lunsford encourages people to bring their guitars and attend seminars throughout the day Saturday. (Well if you […]

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Iredell-Statesville Schools board to vote on student representation

The Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education is expected to vote Monday on a program that would allow student input to that group.  Spokesperson Susie Wiberg says they’re still figuring out the details.  The plan is for a group of high school representatives to form, then send someone to board meetings in a six month rotation. […]

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Overnight lane closure planned for Highway 21

FROM PRESS RELEASE CHARLOTTE — The N.C. Department of Transportation will install a nightly lane closure on U.S. 21 Southbound from Pump Station Road to Lakeside Drive beginning Sunday, March 8. The right lane of U.S. 21 Southbound will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. for utility work. The work is expected […]

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Police: Drugs found after resident gives ok to search

PRESS RELEASE On 2/28/15 Officers from the Statesville Police Narcotics unit went to 408 N.Tradd St. to speak with the resident. Statesville Police Narcotics Investigators had received citizen complaints about this resident for possible illegal drug activity. Inv. Killian and Ofc Herman spoke with the resident and smelled the strong odor of marijuana coming from […]

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Statesville Police create technology specialist position

The Statesville City Council met this week, approving the reclassification of a police department position.  That’s according to an e-mail from City Spokesperson Nancy Davis.  A patrol officer position will now be listed as a police technology specialist. (A lot of very unique technologies that are totally different from what your average IT officer would work with). […]

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Iredell Arts Council remodeling; soon to unveil sculpture

Iredell Arts Council Director Rogelio Calvo has been director since only July, but is already giving the group a facelift. Remodeling at the arts council building continues and Calvo hopes the changes inspire locals to get involved.  (Reopen the arts council and take it a little bit further as far as activity with the community, […]

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TRAFFIC ALERT – Turnersburg Hwy exit accident

8:15 AM – An accident is slowing traffic this morning at the Turnersburg Hwy. exit of Interstate 40 East. Eastbound traffic on Interstate 40 has also been slowed.

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