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Local schools closed Tuesday due to concern about the weather

UPDATED – SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Iredell-Statesville Schools, Mooresville Graded Schools, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, Cornerstone Christian Academy, Mitchell Community College and Statesville Christian School will be closed Tuesday, February 17, 2015. Ingresoll Rand in Mocksville has also notified WSIC that there will be no 3rd shift Tuesday morning.  Tuesday’s 1st shift will operate on a 2-hour delay. With […]

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The bread section was hit hard by shoppers at Statesville's Save-A-Lot store, apparently getting ready for the possibility of winter weather.

Local residents prepare for winter weather

Schools have sent students home early and people are buying heaters, de-icer and groceries. (I’ll tell you what, people are getting out, getting it done before that weather gets nasty). Kirk Lawton – He’s the owner of Statesville’s Save-A-Lot grocery store where Candace Shufford was stocking-up for her family. (…coming to the milk, I’m looking for […]

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Iredell-Statesville Schools closing early

Iredell-Statesville Schools has announced that it will close early Monday due to concern about inclement weather weather. Elementary schools will release at 12-noon. Middle and high schools will release at 1 p.m. Prime Time care and athletic events have been canceled.

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Six arrested following early morning searches

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: Early Saturday morning, February 14, 2015, the Statesville Police Department’s Special Response Team served two narcotic search warrants with the assistance of the Iredell County Sheriff Office’s Sheriff Emergency Response Team. The first warrant was served at approximately 12:10 AM at 1102 7th St, the second warrant was served at 1109 […]

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Sheriff’s Office busts marijuana sale operation in Statesville’s Belmont area

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division concluded a two month long Narcotics Investigation with the arrest of Bradford Dobbins today. Narcotics Detectives began receiving information about a person in the Belmont area of Statesville that was selling Hydroponic Marijuana to numerous people. The Narcotics Detectives began conducting […]

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Lane closure planned for US 21

FROM PRESS RELEASE SHELBY — The N.C. Department of Transportation will install a lane closure on U.S. 21 Southbound from Pump Station Road to Carolina Avenue beginning Sunday, Feb. 15. The right lane of U.S. 21 Southbound will be closed from 9 pm. to 6 a.m. each day through Friday, Feb. 20, for utility pole […]

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Sheriff’s Office looking for vehicle break-in suspect

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office received six reports of car breaking and entering cases on the morning of 02-05-2015. Deputies took reports of various items missing from unlocked vehicles sitting in homes to include wallets, credit cards, keys and various other items. Deputies and Detectives spoke with numerous […]

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Jeffery Allen Gillespie is walked from the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office to the jail after his arrest in Charlotte.

No bond for man accused in Troutman murder

No bond for the man accused by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office of murdering his estranged wife’s boyfriend in Troutman last month. According to a communication from Iredell Clerk of Court Jim Mixson, the request for Jeffery Gillespie to receive a bond was denied yesterday. His case was continued to this Tuesday. Read more about […]

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Home sales up in January for Iredell

Closed home sales rose nearly six percent in Iredell County last month when compared with the same month one year before. Data from the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association puts the county’s median sales price for a home at about one-eighty-three-five, up two percent. Closed sales fell nearly thirteen percent in Davidson – the median price […]

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ISS Board approves lease agreement; will help fund greenway

The Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education approved a lease agreement this week to place solar panels on the roof of the Career Academy and Technical School in Troutman.  Assistant Superintendent Doctor Kenny Miller says the agreement is contingent on some analysis of the structure. If everything looks good, the school will get a new roof […]

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