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KANNAPOLIS, N.C. -- Police say a man stole $5,000 worth of pills from a Kannapolis pharmacy Tuesday before escaping on a moped.
CONCORD, N.C. – A new concept restaurant, born in Huntersville, is coming to the Concord Mills area.
CONCORD, N.C. – Hotel/motel occupancy rates are high and Cabarrus County’s tourism business is booming year-round, according to officials with the Cabarrus Convention and Visitors Bureau.
CONCORD, N.C. – These walls can talk.Jason Stowe, Ray Kowalski, Bo Brickels, Concord Basketball
CONCORD, N.C. -- Concord officials want to build a terminal and parking deck specifically for commercial flights as more low-cost carriers show an interest in adding service at the regional airport.
CONCORD, N.C. — A South Carolina man was injured Monday after he was dragged 98 feet under an SUV while leaving the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. -- Tim Sigmon says he’s never going to ride his bicycle on May 19 again.
CONCORD Early in the morning, God saw fit to call home his faithful servant who peacefully bowed to His eternal will at 2 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2015 at the Anthony family home of her grandparents, located at 1561 Kingston Drive. On Aug. 2, 1960, God presented a precious gift, Bonita Tapan…
CONCORD, N.C. – Ron Hinson tried his hand at professional baseball and golf before turning his attention to coffee and tea – a move that would propel him to the top of an industry-leading company.
CONCORD Mrs. Mechelle Porter Strickland , 48, of Concord passed away, Sunday May 24, 2015, at Tucker hospice House. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m., at Wilkinson Funeral Home with a memorial service following at 7 p.m., in the chapel of Wilkinson Funeral Home. T…
CONCORD, N.C. – Cabarrus County schools produced nine players on the 2015 South Piedmont 3A’s all-conference baseball team.Concord High School, Hickory Ridge High School, Cox Mill High School
CONCORD, N.C. -- A grand jury has indicted three Concord men on sex crimes charges.
MOUNT PLEASANT, N.C. – Residents learned more about rate hikes for water and sewer in Mount Pleasant at a special called meeting Tuesday.
CONCORD Patti Lee Cook, 62, of Concord, passed peacefully in the arms of her loving husband at their home Tuesday, May 26, 2015 after an 8-year struggle with cancer. Patti was born March 14, 1953 in Illinois, to the late Glen and Wilma Lee of Sugarland, Texas. She was preceded in death by…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has vetoed a religious exemption bill that would allow some court officials to avoid gay marriage duties.General News, Marriage, Government And Politics, State Legislature, Family Issues, Social Affairs, Human Rights And Civil Liberties, Social Issues, Legislature, State Governments, Gays And Lesbians, Legislation, Religious Issues, Religion
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. Robert "Bob" Wayne Tucker Sr., 74, of Hilton Head Island, S.C., formerly of Concord, died Saturday, May 23, 2015. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, May 26, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Concord. The funeral service will be held today (Wednesday,…
CONCORD, N.C. — Doug Jones has made a career for himself in Hollywood as the man hidden under makeup and prosthetics, playing memorable characters including Abe Sapien in “Hellboy,” the Silver Surfer in “Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer,” and the Faun and Pale Man from “Pan’s Lab…
CONCORD, N.C. -- Police say a man was robbed by four other men who used a stick as a weapon early Wednesday morning.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory said Thursday he'll veto a religious exemption bill that would allow some court officials to avoid gay marriage duties.
CONCORD, N.C. -- Amazon will start doing business in Concord next week and will start hiring 150-200 people in January, Concord Mayor Scott Padgett said.
The Mount Pleasant High School baseball team, which tied for the Rocky River 2A Conference regular-season title, had five players named to the all-conference squad.Kaleb Kluttz, Robert Johns
CONCORD, N.C. -- Police say a man and woman were robbed at gunpoint during a home invasion in Concord Wednesday night.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Board of Elections will meet later this month to decide whether an investigation of a longtime state senator's campaign committee finances should be referred to prosecutors for potential charges.Fletcher Hartsell
CONCORD Marla Ann Baggs, 39, of Concord, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015 in Concord. Marla was born Aug. 27, 1975 in Concord to Gary Lynn Furr and Carlene Virginia Furr. She was also preceded in death by mother-in-law, Marilyn "Pru" Pharr Baggs. The family will receive friends from 6 t…
Cabarrus County cities and towns continued to grow between 2010 and 2014, with Harrisburg leading the way at 22.6 percent.
MT. PLEASANT Larry Leon Cline of Mt. Pleasant went home to be with our Lord and Savior, Monday, May 25, 2015. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, May 29, at Gordon Funeral Home, 8559 Cook St. in Mt. Pleasant. The Rev. Linda Suggs, his niece, will be officiating. Larry was b…
The total area of Cabarrus County is more than 360 square miles. Though growth sometimes seems most visible in the western side of Cabarrus, it’s happening everywhere. Progress comes in bits and pieces, and as a result, we’re sometimes selective to hear only what happens in someone else’s…
CONCORD, N.C. -- Concord leaders say uncertainties with the General Assembly are making their budget process harder.
CONCORD, N.C. -- New library circulation policies will go into effect July 1, Cabarrus County officials have announced.
CONCORD, N.C. – Northwest Cabarrus High School ace Brittany Duncan has been named 2015 South Piedmont 3A Conference Softball Pitcher of the Year.Brittany Duncan, Alli Florian, Breezy Yelton
CONCORD Virginia Brooks joined the heavenly choir on Friday, May 29. Ginny, an excellent soprano, sang for years at her beloved Parkwood Baptist Church. Ginny suffered a massive stroke on Sunday, May 17. She leaves behind a loving church family as well as her immediate family, husband, Eu…
CONCORD Mr. Charles "Charlie" Alan Chubirko passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at his home. A receiving of friends and family will be 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday at Wilkinson Funeral Home. Charlie was born August 17, 1972 in Concord to Terry Bratton Chubirko and John Mac Chubirko. He had worked…
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The N.C. Department of Transportation said the speed limit on the outerbelt of Interstate 485 will increase from 65 miles per hour to 70.Multiple news sources say the change will occur Tuesday. The DOT says recent studies found most traffic already trave…
KANNAPOLIS Bonita Harris, 54, of 1550 Kingston Dr. in Kannapolis, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at her residence. Services will be held Tuesday, June 2, at 2 p.m., at Marable Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, with burial at Carolina Memorial Park. Visitation will be Monday, June 1, from…
HARRISBURG, N.C. – Town Administrator Mike Rose presented the proposed budget for fiscal year 2016 to Harrisburg Town Council on Wednesday.
MT. PLEASANT Bernice Flora Pless Barrier, 96, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at her home in Mt. Pleasant surrounded by her family. Bernice was born June 19, 1918 in Cabarrus County to the late James and Betty Faggart Pless. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Carl Wilson Ba…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beau Biden, who followed his father, Vice President Joe Biden, into politics and was twice elected attorney general of Delaware, died Saturday of brain cancer less than two years after he was diagnosed. Beau Biden was 46.Government And Politics, Obituaries, Cabinet Appointments And Nominations, Crime, Legislature, Cabinets, Government Appointments And Nominations, General News, United States Presidential Election, Accidents, Events, National Elections, Elections, Accidents And Disasters, Transportation
CONCORD, N.C. - It’s go time for the 21st annual Summer Shootout at Charlotte Motor Speedway.Summer Shootout, Daniel Hemric, Charlotte Motor Speedway
MOUNT PLEASANT, N.C. – Kat Craver’s big bat paid huge dividends this season, both for the junior slugger and the Mount Pleasant High School softball team.Kat Craver, Mount Pleasant High School
CHARLOTTE James Crowell "Jimmy" Fisher III was born May 30, 1961, in Raleigh. He passed away Sunday, May 24 and has gone to be with the Lord. Jimmy was a friendly and loving person, happiest when he was surrounded by family and friends. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday,…
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – What’s cuter than a baby duck? Maybe a toddler feeding a flock of ducklings.Vietnam Veterans Park, Cabarrus Parks And Active Living
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The state Senate voted Monday night to cancel Gov. Pat McCrory's veto of a bill that would allow some North Carolina court officials to refuse to perform gay marriage activities because of religious objections.
KANNAPOLIS Alvin Bradford "Brad" Ballard, 73, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at his home. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at Calvary Baptist Church. The Rev. Beaver Hammond will officiate. Interment will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The family will rece…
CONCORD, N.C. — Three companies looking at Cabarrus County as a place to develop their businesses could end up investing more than $60 million in the community and bring nearly 200 jobs here, according to the Cabarrus Economic Development.
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CONCORD, N.C. – When asked why he decided to become the coach of the Concord Post 51 Juniors baseball team, first-year coach Shane Reedy recalled the fun he had playing American Legion ball when he was a youngster.Post 51, Shane Reedy
CONCORD, N.C. – Rowan-Cabarrus College is asking Cabarrus County to buy two pieces of property for its newest building at the South Campus and for a possible move for the motorsports program.Rowan-cabarrus Community College
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – A three-week drive by Cabarrus Health Alliance employees collected 3508 pounds of food and bottled water and $2297 for Operation Homeless.Cabarrus Health Alliance
CONCORD, N.C. -- County commissioners showed they want to smooth things over with the county’s two school systems during budget request presentations Thursday.