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Carolina Panthers Announce 2020 Season Schedule

The Carolina Panthers announced the team’s 2020 season schedule. The 2020 schedule is highlighted by games against four playoff teams, including a Week 9 matchup…

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NC girl defeats 54 boys To become NC’s first female wrestling champion

By Charlotte Stories WATCH:     Heaven’s victory and interview! For the first time in history, a girl has won an individual state championship in wrestling. Uwharrie…

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7 high school basketball teams qualify for state playoffs

From the Record & Landmark  sports@statesville.com The N.C. High School Athletic Association released playoff brackets for the state playoffs on Sunday evening. Iredell County had…

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Statesville edges North Iredell in OT, moves into share of NPC lead

Pictured above: Statesville’s Chris Brown (5) drives into the lane against North Iredell’s Beckham Tharpe (left) and Jayden Turner (45) during Tuesday night’s game.  Photo by:  Tyrone…

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Statesville claims NPC wrestling tournament title

From staff reports sports@statesville.com–Record & Landmark With two individual champions, seven runners up and a trio of third-place finishers, Statesville captured the North Piedmont Conference…

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Sheriff’s Youth Volleyball League offers more than recreation

Pictured Above: Sheriff Darren Campbell Statesville Record & Landmark | Darren Campbell Column Interaction with law enforcement can have a lasting impression on a young…

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Junior Johnson dies at 88

Pictured above: Junior Johnson – Picture by John Harrelson, NASCAR & Getty Images – Used with the express permission of the NASCAR Hall of Fame…

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WSIC’s Margaret Beveridge talks with Panthers’ Mick Mixon ahead of Sunday’s game

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WSIC NEWS) – The Carolina Panthers play the Indianapolis Colts on the road Sunday. WSIC’s Margaret Beveridge talked with Panthers play-by-play announcer Mick…

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Charlotte’s worst-kept secret is official: MLS is coming

Pictured above: David Tepper participates in Tuesday’s MLS announcement – Picture courtesy of WSIC news partner FOX 46 Charlotte CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) –…

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Panthers place Poe & Van Roten on injured reserve

PRESS RELEASE The Carolina Panthers have placed defensive tackle Dontari Poe (quad) and guard Greg Van Roten (foot) on injured reserve, and signed defensive linemen…

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