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Mooresville approves $2.5 million for school district

The Town of Mooresville will pay $2.5 million to help the Mooresville Graded School District finance its Visual and Performing Arts Center.  Town Manager Erskine Smith says the school district wanted some upgrades to the building – the overall project is being paid for with bond money.  Town Commissioners approved the money this week – […]

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Love Valley write-ins get board seats

Write-in upset in Love Valley. Two people whose names were put down among the one-hundred seventy write-in submissions for town Commissioner are now contest winners. Iredell Board of Elections Director Becky Galliher telling WSIC that Tim Ward and Gale Weaver both win seats along with registered candidates Tori Barker, Ted Davis and Randy Lackey. Incumbent […]

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Charles Dalton
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Statesville PD: Toter employee assaulted, warrant issued for co-worker

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: On Monday November 2nd 2015 @ 8:55 P.M., Iredell County EMS responded to Toter at 841 Meacham Rd in reference to an injured employee. An employee reported finding the victim, Andy Poole, lying on the floor unresponsive. Poole was bleeding from the back of his head and was unresponsive. Poole was […]

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ELECTIONS: Incumbent Mayors out, Love Valley race undetermined

Incumbent mayor Elbert Richardson is out in Troutman – challenger Ron, or Duck, Wyatt won that contest with nearly 73 percent of the vote. Judy Jablonski and Jim Troutman won the two open Council seats there. The race for five Love Valley Commissioner seats is undetermined for now – election officials will have to sort […]

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Corey Randol
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Police seeking man accused of trying to break-into drink machines

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: On Sunday morning at approximately 12:10 A.M., Officer Hurley of the Statesville Police Patrol Division was patrolling the in the area of the 1500 block of Salisbury Hwy. Hurley came upon a white male in the parking lot of 1504 Salisbury Rd (Shell Gas Station) with a tire iron in his […]

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Michael Garvin
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Police: Driver arrested after drunken vehicle and foot chase

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: On Saturday October 31st 2015 at 1:15 A.M., Officer Watson of the Statesville Police Patrol Division was in the area of 5th St and Fayetteville Ave when he observed green Ford Expedition traveling in the wrong lane of travel. Watson attempted to stop the vehicle and it fled from Watson. A […]

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Allen Lowrance
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Former SIHS special ed teacher facing sex charges

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated On October 23, 2015 the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office received a report in reference to a sexual assault. According to the initial report, the abuse was reported to have occurred at South Iredell High School in the 1970’s, and the victim was a student of the suspect’s during that […]

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Great Chili Cook-Off raises money for local charities

Despite several re-schedules because of weather, the Great Chili Cook-off finally took place Saturday at Mooresville Town Square. Hosted by area Rotary Clubs, the event is used to raise money for charity. (AUDIO).”The Rotary Club of Troutman, the Rotary Club of Mooresville, the Top of the Lake Club in Mooresville, and then the Mooresville/Huntersvilles Club. […]

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Zachary Calhoun
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Sheriff’s Office: Suspect held woman against her will, raped & assaulted her

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated on Saturday Oct 31st, at approximately 6:12 am a 911 call was received at Iredell County Communications. The call was in regard to a reported Sexual Assault in the area of Deerchase Circle, Statesville. Iredell County Sheriff’s Deputies responded and quickly located the residence. Once on the scene Deputies […]

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WSIC Commerce Club donates to help pay utility bills

The WSIC Commerce Club making a $200 donation to the Statesville Connects program. Managed by the Salvation Army, the fund helps struggling families with their utility bills. (AUDIO).”We have a 50/50 and the people who participate in the commerce club buy tickets and typically when they win, they give the money back so the fund […]

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