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Statesville observes Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

It at least seems to be a very quiet day locally as schools and many businesses have closed for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. Statesville marked the occasion with a prayer breakfast at the Civic Center this morning. Mayor Costi Kutteh was there and tells WSIC that more than 600 people attended hearing […]

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Mooresville Commissioners to consider funding for pedestrian safety project

Mooresville Commissioners meet tomorrow and will decide how to proceed with a downtown pedestrian safety project. According to the agenda, Mooresville was selected to receive more than $90,000 from the General Assembly last year for this purpose. Commissioners have three options to choose from – two of which would require additional funding. The Mooresville Downtown […]

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City announces MLK holiday schedule

PRESS RELEASE The City of Statesville will be closed on Monday, January 16, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. There will be no garbage collection on Monday. The revised schedule for residential routes is: Monday’s route will run Tuesday. Tuesday and Wednesday routes will run Wednesday. Thursday and Friday routes will run […]

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Hickory convenience store robbed at gunpoint

PRESS RELEASE HICKORY – On January 12th, 2017 at approximately 11:20P.M., officers with the Hickory Police Department responded to the Cubbard Express located at 1130 2nd St NE, Hickory in reference to an armed robbery.   The clerk reported that two suspects came into the store and demanded money while holding her at gun point.  The […]

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Two accused in Rowan armed home invasion arrested

PRESS RELEASE Douglas Martin Patrick was located and arrested by the US Marshalls Violent Fugitive Task Force at a residence off Morgan Road, in Gold Hill. He was turned over to Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Deputies for service of the outstanding arrest warrants. Patrick was placed in the Rowan County Detention Center under a $500,000 […]

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Man accused of interfering with monitoring bracelet

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that on Friday, December 2, 2016, Iredell County Probation/Parole went to 501 Russell Street Apartment 2 Statesville, NC to serve a parole warrant on Clarence O’Brien Heller. While attempting to serve Heller with the parole warrant he ran out the front door of the apartment and ran into nearby […]

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Huntersville man accused of selling stolen firearms

PRESS RELEASE Lincolnton, NC – A Huntersville man has been charged with breaking into a Stoney Ridge Road residence and stealing more than $3,000 worth of firearms and ammunition. Deputies were dispatched to the break-in at the residence in the 3500 block of Stoney Ridge Road, Lincolnton, NC on January 2, 2017 around 4:45 p.m. […]

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LKN Chamber to hold annual awards dinner

FROM PRESS RELEASE On Friday, January 20th at 6:30 pm Chamber officers and members will gather at The Peninsula Club in Cornelius to celebrate this past year of accomplishments and reward key individuals, businesses, and organizations who set the benchmark in the Lake Norman region. The prestigious Cashion Business Person of the Year as well […]

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80-year-old man dead following Iredell homicide

UPDATE The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office says that the cause of death in the case of Hugh Moose was “gun shot.”  The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office (contact information below). PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated on January 10th, 2017, Deputies from the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office were […]

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Saul Gordon has died

Our condolences this morning to the Gordon Family of Statesville and all of the employees at L. Gordon Iron and Metal. Statesville’s Congregation Emanuel posting on it’s Facebook page that Saul Gordon passed away yesterday. WSIC’s Harold Johnson commented on the Morning Show earlier that Statesville is a better place because of Saul Gordon and […]

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