Day: May 22, 2020

Posted in CORONAVIRUS RESOURCES WSIC News

Iredell County COVID-19 Response Fund grants more than $80,000 to 10 local organizations serving those impacted by the pandemic

In the latest round of grants, $80,500 has been awarded from the Iredell County COVID-19 Response Fund to 10 local organizations serving those impacted by the…

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Red Cross Offers Ways to Stay Safe As You Look Ahead to Fun this Summer

CHARLOTTE, NC, May 22, 2020 —Summer is just ahead—the perfect time of the year to enjoy the outdoors. But this year summer fun will be…

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DOJ: There is no Pandemic Exception to the U.S. Constitution

by Matt Palumbo President Donald Trump’s Department of Justice just made a declaration that there is no pandemic exception to the U.S. Constitution. Lockdowns were initially…

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Extending Half-Staff Notice to Honor Lives Lost from the Novel Coronavirus

As we continue to honor the life of NC Civil Rights Activist, Andrea Harris, Governor Roy Cooper is extending the half-staff notice. Beginning today, May…

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CMS releases drive-through diploma, virtual graduation celebration schedule

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 22, 2020 — Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has released the Class of 2020’s drive-through diploma ceremony and graduation schedule. A key component of the graduation…

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Trump announces that houses of worship are ‘essential,’ calls on governors to open them up

FOX NEWS President Trump on Friday announced that new Centers for Disease Control guidance will classify houses of worship as “essential,” as he called on governors to…

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NC school districts to create remote learning plans for fall

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Face masks are causing acne; dermatologist explains how to clear it up

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. — While face masks help fight the coronavirus outbreak, they’re starting a different kind of outbreak — acne. The frustrating problem is…

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Dozens feared dead after Pakistan plane crash

By Patrick Smith and Mushtaq Yusufzai A passenger plane carrying dozens of passengers crashed into a residential area of Pakistan‘s largest city, Karachi, early Friday, minutes before…

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Catawba County Residents Charged with Trafficking in Methamphetamine

Lowell Thomas Messer (42 yoa) and Angela Marie Rice (40 yoa) have been charged with Trafficking in Methamphetamine. These charges stem from a traffic stop…

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