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Wendy Mathena - Picture courtesy of the Iredell County Sheriff's Office

Sheriff’s Office: Sex offender arrested for failing to report sex offender she was living with

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office received information that Damion Christopher Payne, a Sex Offender from Catawba County was living in Statesville. Deputy John Adams investigated the information further and was able to determine that Mr. Payne was staying at 623 Cherry Street Statesville, with Wendy Slone Mathena, who […]

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Iredell Commissioners delay vote on employee concealed carry policy

ADAPTED RADIO SCRIPT Iredell County Commissioners held-off on a vote last night to decide whether or not County employees should be allowed to carry concealed handguns on the job. Commissioner Gene Houpe tells WSIC this is so additional input can be obtained from staff and the public.  He says two people spoke at last night’s […]

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Statesville Council delays splash pad vote

PRESS RELEASE Plans to build a splash pad at the Bentley Center were put on hold Monday night after Council member Roy West moved to table the motion in order to study the possibility of locating the project at the new municipal building on Shelton Ave. The design of the municipal building, which will house […]

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Statesville PD identifies victim in fatal moped accident

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: On Sunday afternoon, October 15, 2017 just before 4PM, SPD officers responded to a crash involving a passenger vehicle and moped. The crash happened on West End. Ave. at N. Kelly St. As a result of the collision, the moped driver, 55 year old Johnny Ray Crosby of Statesville died from […]

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Alexander Sheriff’s Office: Vehicle chase with intoxicated driver ends in Iredell

PRESS RELEASE An intoxicated driver led an Alexander County Deputy on a vehicle chase into Iredell County on October 14th, 2017. The Deputy stated in his report that he met a vehicle on Smith Farm Rd while patrolling in Stony Point that had an equipment violation. The Deputy followed the vehicle for a short distance […]

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Downtown road to close temporarily for jail expansion work

PRESS RELEASE As part of the jail expansion project, a new storm water line will be installed across Constitution Lane.  This work should take approximately 2 days. It will involve closing a section of Constitution Lane which is down the hill from the Magnolia tree outside the Water Street entrance of the Court House. During […]

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Iredell County employees could soon be allowed to carry concealed firearms

Iredell County employees could soon be allowed to carry concealed firearms on the job.  Commissioners will consider a policy change tomorrow allowing those with a valid permit to do so.  Staff is recommending a series of rules be approved with the policy.  Employees would also be required to notify human resources of their intent to […]

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Young Iredell Cancer patient Dalton Edwards has died

Dalton Edwards, who inspired Iredell County and beyond through his dealings with Cancer, has died. The “Pray for Dalton” Facebook Page posted Sunday afternoon that Dalton had passed-away around 9:00 am. A graduate of West Iredell High School, Dalton has had the community’s attention and support in recent years including through the publishing of a […]

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New app offers way to report trash and pollution in Catawba River, Lake Norman

FROM PRESS RELEASE (Charlotte, N.C.) The Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation has released its Water Watcher app, now available for free in both the Apple and Google Play stores. Focusing on exploring and protecting the waters of the Catawba-Wateree River basin, this first version of the app has eight tools: pollution reporter; trash logger; basin explorer map; […]

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Samuel Kennington - Picture courtesy of Iredell-Statesville Schools

I-SS Board nominates replacement for Haynes seat

PRESS RELEASE Mr. Samuel Kennington was nominated and approved by the Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education to replace Board Member Cindy Haynes (District 3) in a special election on October 2, 2017. He was sworn in at the regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting Monday, October 9, 2017. Mr. Kennington received his Bachelor’s from East […]

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