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Hough’s Bill Shook is high school tennis coach of the year

March 24. Hough High tennis coach Bill Shook was recently named NC High School Coach of the Year by North Carolina Tennis. He completed his first year coaching the boy’s team which compiled a 16-1 record with its only loss being in the NC State High School Championship semi-finals. As a coach, his focus is […]

Weekend weather: Sunny, showers, sunny

March 24. Weather-wise, this weekend is a little bit of a mixed bag, with an amazing late spring day on deck for Friday, a chance of showers Saturday and, on Sunday, plenty of sun with a high near 80 degrees. Friday: Sunny, high near 82, breezy. Saturday: Chance of showers and thunderstorms, gradually becoming sunny, […]

Police blotter: March 15-21

As reported by the Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant B&E Vehicle 21300 Davidson St 08:25:54 03/17/23 ASN Welch, Christina Marie B&E Commercial 9216 Westmoreland Rd 03:36:00 03/20/23 ASN Lakeside Custom T’s&Embroidery B&E Vehicle 8220 Dunmore Dr 18:31:00 03/20/23 ASN Whitener, Curtis Houston Larceny 21720 Catawba Av 13:40:00 03/21/23 CAA Harris […]

Community Service Day at Hugh Torance House on Saturday

March 23. Friends of the Hugh Torance House and Store are invited to learn about invasive vs native species, and help remove invasive species from the historic site grounds. RSVPs are required for the 9 am – noon Saturday, March 25 session. Bring work gloves, hand spades and pruners.  Pizza and drinks for volunteers at […]

Davidson celebrates grand opening of new town hall on Saturday

March 22. The Town of Davidson invites the community to the grand opening of the new Davidson Town Hall and Community Center  at 251 South St. on Saturday, March 25 from 11 am to 2 pm. Mayor Rusty Knox will kick off the event in front of the newly renovated building at 11 am with […]

Save the date: May 18 is Red, White & Bundled shower

March 22. The Susan M. Tillis Foundation will hold the Red White and Bundled baby shower from 6 pm to 730 pm on May 18 at Cornelius Town Hall. The shower in May of last year resulted in baby items worth nearly $100,000 for soldiers at Ft. Bragg. Almost $30,000 worth of diapers was sent […]

Bethel Presbyterian has new senior pastor

March 22. Bethel Presbyterian Church has a new senior pastor, the Rev. Aaron C. Moore. He grew up in Charlotte and is a graduate of Garinger High School. Moore has a Master of Divinity from Knox Theological Seminary. He and his wife Sarah met at Gardner-Webb University. They have been married for 23 years. The […]

NC Sen. Marcus to hold Town Hall in Huntersville

March 22. NC Sen. Natasha Marcus will host her second Town Hall of 2023 this Thursday, March 23 from 6 pm to 7 pm at North County Regional Library in Huntersville. There is also an option to attend the Town Hall virtually. She will provide updates on legislation in the NC General Assembly and answer […]

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services hosts ‘Creek Week’

March 21. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services and its partners are hosting a series of events March 18-25 to take a closer look “Into the Waters,” according to a CMSWS press release today. There will be more than 20 educational and volunteer opportunities available for all ages including: —Make a rain barrel —Clean a stream near […]


Board says no to Birkdale Village proposal for office space, parking deck

March 21. By TL Bernthal. The Huntersville Town Board voted 4-2 to deny the rezoning request that would have allowed construction of Class A office space and a parking deck at Birkdale Village. Critics in the adjacent residential neighborhood that in both Huntersville and Cornelius have been vocal about concerns about traffic flow, parking and […]