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Iredell deputies search for man last seen on Island Ford Road

The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who was last seen in the area of the 600 block of Island Ford Road, said Sheriff Darren Campbell.

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Sunday 05/29/2016
50 years ago, soldier's death brought Vietnam War to Iredell
Posted: May 29, 2016

Murray Moseley was just 20 years old and five weeks into his tour of duty in South Vietnam when he stepped on a land mine.

COLUMN: Obama won't bully North Carolina
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 10:47 am

President Obama is attempting to bully North Carolina into complying with his radical agenda. Last week, I took legislative action to block him.

LETTER: Let us remember those who gave all
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 10:38 am

Let us remember those who gave all

Six earn law enforcement certifications from Mitchell
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 9:27 am

Shaun Inman said the past seven months are something he’ll always cherish and never forget.

Iredell District Court roundup: May 16-20
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 8:33 am

Cases heard in Iredell County District Court, May 16-20:

Troutman ABC Board looks at store plans
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 8:19 am

The Troutman ABC Board unveiled preliminary design plans for the future store that will sit on a .91-acre lot on the corner of Goodman Road and North Main Street.

Tradition, skill on display at Fiddler's Grove
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 8:18 am

The Ole Time Fiddler's & Bluegrass Festival -- a tradition that dates back 93 years -- was in full swing Saturday, with a new generation of musicians playing a major part.

Saturday 05/28/2016
North Iredell awning collapse: At moment of chaos, first responders united
Posted: May 28, 2016

Hard rain pounded the area for much of the morning of Oct. 3, 2015. Weather-related incidents kept emergency workers going at a steady pace throughout the day.

South High band plays final concert of emotional school year
Updated: May 29, 2016 - 8:07 am

When the lights first dimmed, everyone grew silent. As members of the South Iredell High School symphonic band raised their instruments, multiple crowd members raised their phones into the air.

COLUMN: Early bands of Statesville
Posted: May 28, 2016

Information on early bands in Statesville and Iredell County is lost to time. We know that two men, J. C. Steele and J. "Nat" Raymer, were both from Iredell and played in the brass band of the 4th Regiment, N.C. State Troops during the Civil War, so there were brass instrumental musicians in the county before the war.   

Group honors 9 Iredell officers who died in line of duty
Updated: May 28, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Nine chairs, empty except for a solitary rose on each and a paper with an etching of a name, paid solemn tribute to the men who gave their lives as law enforcement officers in Iredell County.

Troopers probe fatal crash involving Statesville police car
Updated: May 28, 2016 - 11:42 am

The N.C. Highway Patrol’s Reconstruction Unit is involved in the investigation of a crash last week in which a Statesville Police Department patrol car struck and killed a pedestrian on South Center Street.

Statesville Christian seniors turn tassels
Updated: May 28, 2016 - 8:30 am

Statesville Christian School graduates were encouraged to put down their mirrors and pick up their binoculars during the school’s graduation Friday evening.

Iredell Superintendent Brady Johnson eyes sales tax referendum
Updated: May 28, 2016 - 8:25 am

Iredell-Statesville Schools Superintendent Brady Johnson said that residents should have the option to vote for a sales tax increase to be used for education in the county.

Friday 05/27/2016
Memorial Day happenings in Iredell County
Updated: May 27, 2016 - 6:22 pm

» The annual Memorial Day Service of Remembrance will be held Monday at Bunch-Johnson Funeral starting at 9 a.m. The staff at Bunch-Johnson will lead the service. The colors will be presented by the Iredell County Veterans Council. The public is invited. Following the ceremony, members of the Iredell County Veterans Burial Detail will go to the veterans sections at Oakwood and Belmont cemeteries and Iredell Memorial Gardens to conduct wreath-laying ceremonies.

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