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The Mitchell Community College Board of Trustees voted unanimously Wednesday to proceed with a contract to buy the old Davis Hospital site.

MCC to pay $402,000 for old Davis Hospital site

Sitting only about two blocks away from the site they plan to purchase, Mitchell Community College Trustees voted unanimously last night (editor’s note: Wednesday night) to move-forward with a contract for the old Davis Hospital. WSIC broke the story Tuesday that the owner was going to sell. The school plans to pay about four hundred […]

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L. Gordon Iron & Metal Company Community Yard Sale is April 18th at WSIC

WSIC is excited to announce the first L. Gordon Iron & Metal Company Community Yard Sale of 2015, set for Saturday, April 18.  The yard sale will be held at WSIC – 1117 Radio Road in Statesville. Our sale will start at 7 a.m. and run until 1 p.m.  Free spaces to sell items are […]

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Owner of old Davis Hospital selling property to MCC

WSIC has confirmed that the owner of the Old Davis Hospital is selling that property to Mitchell Community College. Fred Godley wouldn’t say much when reached by phone this afternoon, but said he was selling because he got his price. Based on a look at the excise tax, Godley’s LLC acquired the property for twenty-five […]

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Statesville's Old Davis Hospital - Picture by "EccenTric"

Will Mitchell buy the old Davis Hospital?

UPDATE: The owner of the old Davis Hospital confirms that he is selling it to Mitchell Community College.  OUR REPORT HERE: http://www.wsicweb.com/?p=10741 Could one of Statesville’s most talked about properties be getting a new owner? It seems like a possibility for the old Davis Hospital. Mitchell Community College President Doctor Tim Brewer won’t say for sure, […]

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ISS Board of Education turns down student advisor program; vote to upgrade internet

The Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education turned-down a student advisor program in a 6-1 vote this week.  That’s according to an e-mail from the clerk.  A South Iredell student had proposed the idea.  The board reserved the right to bring the program back in for further discussion.   Iredell-Statesville Schools students taking drivers ed will […]

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I-SS Board mid year meeting: more students in tech programs, more graduates with college credits

The Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education met for a mid-year meeting yesterday.  Superintendent Brady Johnson called it productive with different leaders taking part. He says two State Representatives indicated they felt drivers ed would be funded from the state and were guardedly optimistic that a two percent cut in funding would not solidify. The group […]

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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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I-SS bus involved in minor accident

An Iredell-Statesville Schools bus was involved in a minor accident on Chipley Ford Road at Museum Road Tuesday morning. According to a Statesville Police report, a vehicle was turning onto Chipley Ford Road from the State Employee’s Credit Union driveway and hit the front corner of the bus. There were no students on board at the time. […]

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Closings and delays for Friday

The following closings and delays apply to Friday, Feb. 27, 2015: Catawba County Schools: Closed for students.  Optional teacher workday. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools: Two-hour delay.  Employees should report at their normal times if able to travel safety.  Before and after school enrichment programs will begin at their normal times. Cornerstone Christian Academy: Closed.  Pre-school will open […]

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I-SS delayed Wednesday, Mooresville on regular schedule

Iredell-Statesville Schools has announced a two-hour delay for Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.  Staff should report at their regular time with caution. Mooresville Graded Schools will operate on a regular schedule.

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