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Aquesta reports sharply higher earnings

Jan. 16 Aquesta Financial Holdings, the parent company of Aquesta Bank, reported record earnings and loan growth for the fourth quarter of 2018 as well as the full year. The Cornelius-based bank reported net income of $942,000 compared to $204,000 during the last quarter of 2017. For the full year 2018, net income was $4.2 […]

Incidents, Arrests and Citations as reported by the Cornelius Police Department Jan. 16

Incidents 190109007 Damage Property 8225 Camberly Rd 02:29:30 01/09/19 ACT Redcliff Apartments 190109014 Larceny 20121 N Main St 08:44:00 01/09/19 ACT Monocle Eye Care 190110037 Larceny 12420 Bailey Rd 15:07:00 01/10/19 CLO Nance, Marcille Smith 190111015 B&E Vehicle 18927 Statesville Rd 08:07:36 01/11/19 ACT Staz, Dana Sue 190112002 Larceny 18805 Silver Quay Dr 00:16:45 01/12/19 […]

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Power outage near sub-station on Jetton

Jan. 15. UPDATE 915 pm. Duke Power is reporting some 363 customers in Cornelius are without power because of “required equipment maintenance.” Power went off in an area between the Lake Norman Cove at Jetton townhomes, parts of Edinburgh Square and Ramsey Creek Park on Nantz Road soon after 5 pm. While residents are questioning […]


Newly elected legislators speaking at Newsmakers Breakfast Jan. 24

Lake Norman’s two newly elected legislators will be the Newsmakers Breakfast speakers Jan. 24 at The Peninsula Club. On deck for the traditional Q&A with Cornelius Today and Business Today readers are NC Rep. Christy Clark and NC Sen. Natasha Marcus. Clark, a Huntersville resident, and Marcus, a Davidson resident, represent Cornelius in the General […]

Three more officers promoted

Jan. 15. With Kevin Black rising to Chief of Police in Cornelius, three other officers are on the rise: Major David Baucom began his career in law enforcement with the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office in December of 1992 and came to work for the Cornelius Police Department in April of 1999. He has worked assignments […]


Tricia Sisson will chair LKN Chamber in 2019

A name from Cornelius business and local GOP politics will be front and center at the Chamber of Commerce in 2019. Tricia Sisson, who ran for Cornelius Town Board in 2017, will officially take over the chamber’s volunteer reins on Friday. The chamber has close to 900 members, about the same as 2017. “Our goal […]

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Bailey’s Glen grants help defray Hough High teacher expenses

By Dee Eicher. While public education funding has been an issue—including teachers having to dig into their own pockets for supplies—residents of Bailey’s Glen are doing something about it. The Bailey’s Glen-Hough High Partnership has granted funds to Mrs. Joan Viteri, who oversees the Mastery Exchange Program at Hough High. The after-school peer tutoring program […]

Winter Wander hike Feb. 10

The Cornelius PARC Dept. and Davidson Parks and Recreation will host a guided hike through the trails at Robbins Park and Nature Preserve, starting at 2 pm Sunday, Feb. 10. Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists will lead the two-mile nature walk. Part of “Outdoor Adventures: Winter Wander,” it will incorporate a variety of walking surfaces and […]

Incidents, Arrests and Citations as reported by the Cornelius Police Department Jan. 13

Incidents 190102036 Damage Property 20410 W Catawba Av 18:21:14 01/02/19 ACT Wendy’s 190103002 B&E Commercial 20700 Torrence Chapel Rd 01:21:02 01/03/19 ACT Lake Norman Chrysler 190103012 B&E Vehicle 19505 School St 12:02:03 01/03/19 ACT Maxwell, Courtney Leigh 190103025 Larceny 9357 Portage Dr 14:52:27 01/03/19 CLO Mills, Donna Marie 190105042 Damage Property 989 South St 14:27:16 […]

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Weather looks interesting tonight into Sunday

Jan. 12. It looks like temperatures will be at or above freezing in Lake Norman while precipitation falls this afternoon and on into tonight and Sunday. The National Weather Service says we’ll see a “slight chance of snow and sleet between 3 pm and 4 pm, then a slight chance of sleet after 4 pm.”  Temps […]