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Traffic down at Statesville airport due to coronavirus

With NASCAR events postponed and corporate representatives staying home in response to the coronavirus, business at Statesville Regional Airport is down. Airport Manager John Ferguson…

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1.25 million North Carolinians expected to travel for Independence Day

FROM PRESS RELEASE This Independence Day, a record-breaking 1,250,000 North Carolinians, and more than 630,000 South Carolinians will travel 50 miles or more away from…

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A day for wrecks? Accidents cause delays Friday

A wreck at the Davie-Forsyth line impacting travel to Winston-Salem and points today. The NCDOT anticipated the road being re-opened by 1 pm – you…

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Statesville hotel occupancy tax collections expected to top $1 million in 2016

Hotel occupancy tax collections for Statesville are expected to top $1 million for 2016.  Last year that number was about $966,000.  Data provided as far…

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Move helping Mooresville Convention & Visitors Bureau

FROM PRESS RELEASE Mooresville, NC – A more accessible locale for the Mooresville Convention & Visitors Bureau (MCVB) combined with new directional signage and an…

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Will combining rest areas save money?

The NCDOT expects to save nearly two-hundred seventy thousand dollars a year by combining four I-77 rest areas into one new facility north of Statesville….

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AAA: $1M+ North Carolinians will travel this weekend

PRESS RELEASE CHARLOTTE, N.C. (August 27, 2014) – A recovering economy and falling gas prices are contributing to an increase in Labor Day holiday travel…

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