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Robb Collier - Picture courtesy of National Balloon Rally Charities

Collier resigns as head of Carolina Balloon Fest organizing body

PRESS RELEASE Robb Collier, Executive Director of the National Balloon Rally Charities, has resigned effective March 29, 2017. “I am passionate about our festivals and [have] spent every day working to make them wildly successful,” said Collier. “I wish the National Balloon Rally Charities much success.” During Collier’s time as Executive Director, he successfully increased […]

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North Iredell student arrested, accused of online threat against school

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated: The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office was notified about a social media photograph that was being circulated throughout the North Iredell community. The reported photograph depicted a student of North Iredell High School holding a rifle, and a quote stating “don’t come to school tomorrow.” The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office […]

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The WSIC Community Yard Sale is Saturday, April 8th!

Visit WSIC at 1117 Radio Road in Statesville during normal business hours (9 am to 5 pm) to get your free space to sell courtesy of the Black Automotive Group.  Still have questions?  Email brian@wsicweb.com or call 704-872-6345.

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One year in, Iredell makes use of online court tools

PRESS RELEASE Statesville, N.C. – Iredell County citizens are now paying court related costs, fines and fees online using their credit / debit card with the launch of Online Collections and Payments (OCAP). Paying online offers 24/7 convenience to payers that have a major credit card, know their case file number, and the county that […]

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Samantha "Sunny" Anderson - Picture courtesy of the Iredell County Sheriff's Office

UPDATE: Missing teen located, arrested

UPDATE: Anderson has been located and arrested, according to the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office. PRESS RELEASE Samantha “Sunny/Sunshine” Anderson was reported missing on Tuesday, 2/28/17. Samantha was last seen by her mother Sandra Dillard at her residence on Olin Loop Rd. after getting into an argument. Mrs. Dillard told Samantha that she was going to […]

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Mitchell partners with NC A&T to expand agricultural studies program

FROM PRESS RELEASE Statesville, NC – On Thursday, March 2, dignitaries from Mitchell Community College and North Carolina A&T University (NC A&T) formally signed an articulation agreement for agricultural studies. The agreement is a 2+2 program between Mitchell’s AAS in Agribusiness Technology and NC A&T’s BS in Agricultural Education (Secondary Education and Agricultural Professional Service […]

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Citing flu virus, Iredell Health System issues visitation restriction

Iredell Health System issued the following statement Friday concerning a visitation restriction due to concerns about the flu virus: Iredell Health System takes the health of our patients very seriously. Due to recent increases in the flu virus throughout the community and state, Iredell Memorial Hospital will not permit anyone age 17 and younger to […]

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Those opposed to a possible rock quarry in Statesville's Elmwood community show their opposition at a 2016 City Council meeting

Stricter zoning requirements imposed for Iredell mining & quarry operations

Iredell County Commissioners voted this week to impose stricter zoning requirements on ready-mix, mining and quarry operations. According to an e-mail from County Planning Director Matthew Todd, this comes in response to the Elmwood Strong group which is opposed to the development of a quarry in the east Statesville community. The new rules mandate minimum […]

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37 children waiting on Guardian ad Litem volunteers in Iredell

There are presently some 37 children in Iredell County needing a Guardian ad Litem for their court case. A Guardian ad Litem works as an advocate for children in the court system helping represent their needs and desires. (AUDIO: Please listen to the audio version of the report above to hear this quote). Kathy Wilkes […]

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Iredell-Statesville and Mooresville Graded Schools along with Iredell County signed joint resolutions concerning education Tuesday - Image Source: Iredell-Statesville Schools Facebook

Iredell County joins school districts in asking state for flexibility

Iredell County along with Iredell-Statesville and Mooresville Graded Schools signed three joint resolutions yesterday. All are made as requests to state lawmakers. One deals with the school calendar which is, of course, regulated by the state. Officials are asking for more local flexibility and that students be allowed to take first semester exams before Christmas […]

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