Day: May 6, 2020

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Rowan County Update: COVID-19 – May 6, 2020

As Rowan County looks forward to a modified Stay-at-Home order and the transition to Phase 1, certain restrictions will ease.  These will be effective on…

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Sen. Sawyer’s District to Receive Up To $4 Million in COVID Relief Funds

$150 million to go directly to counties to assist recovery efforts Raleigh, N.C. – Sen. Vickie Sawyer’s district will receive over $4 million to cover…

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Kannapolis Extends Application Period for Non-Profit Grant Funds

Kannapolis, N.C.- The City of Kannapolis has extended its application deadline for non-profits with programs that would qualify for its 2020-2021 Community Development Block Grant fund allocation. Funds…

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Tillis Co-Sponsors Bipartisan Bill To Help the Families of First Responders Lost To COVID-19

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) co-sponsored bipartisan legislation to ensure families of public safety officers lost to COVID-19 can quickly access survivor benefits….

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Newton to offer free compost beginning May 14

NEWTON, NC—Newton will offer free leaf compost at the city’s Boston Road facility beginning Thursday, May 14. Compost will be available from 8 a.m. to…

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Fatal Collision: Catawba County – 5 May 2020

NEWTON – On Tuesday, May 5, at approximately 4:00 p.m., the NC State Highway Patrol responded to and is investigating a fatal collision in Catawba County…

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Statesville ABC Board Announces Quarterly Distributions

The Statesville ABC Board has made its quarterly distributions, giving out a total of $51,003 to the City of Statesville, Mitchell Community College, Iredell-Statesville Schools and Iredell…

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Lane Closure Upcoming on U.S. 421 in Forsyth County

KERNERSVILLE – State transportation contractors plan to close a lane of U.S. 421 in Forsyth County for two full weeks. The outside lane of U.S. 421 South…

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Vivian Burke, a longtime member of the city council and matriarch of a family deeply entrenched in local politics, has died

Andrew Dye/Winston-Salem Journal Burke died Tuesday evening, her son, Judge Todd Burke said early Wednesday morning. “She loved the City of Winston-Salem and her beloved…

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