Posted on 24 January 2013.
Posted on 23 January 2013.
Lauren Verlander of Davidson came across an unexpected site Wednesday outside the Target at Northcross shopping center, off Sam Furr Road in Huntersville: “There's a boat in the parking lot,” she said in a Tweet, with a photo attached.
The incident happened about 1:45pm at the shopping center, off I-77 Exit 25.
Huntersville fire department reported later that the boat slid off its trailer when the truck driver braked suddenly for another car in front of him. Here's the Huntersville Fire report: Read the full story
Posted on 21 January 2013.
Indie rock, DJs and a pair of Chicago-based mashup artists entertained Saturday night during the 2013 edition of Winterfest, at the Alvarez College Union at Davidson College. Here are a few scenes from the evening. Click any image to launch the gallery.
Posted on 18 January 2013.
Davidson beat The Citadel 70-38 on Thursday night at Belk Arena, getting 15 points from De’Mon Brooks and 12 points from Jake Cohen. The victory improved the Wildcats’ record to 10-7 overall, 5-1 in the Southern Conference. On Saturday, they face College of Charleston in the 5th annual Kicks from Cats game at Belk Arena. Story in SPORTS»
Posted on 14 January 2013.
Updated Tuesday, Jan. 15
The fog was thick and the temperature hardly frigid as a record 660 riders pedaled away from the start of Saturday's 15th annual Polar Bear Metric Century (100k) and Half Century (50k) rides through the North Mecklenburg/Lake Norman area.
Riders met and finished at Ingersoll-Rand headquarters on Beaty Street in Davidson. The morning started out grey and wet, but temperatures rose into the 70s, and sun poked through by the finish. Read the full story
Posted on 10 January 2013.
Work is continuing on an 8-mile section of natural gas pipeline through Davidson, which eventually will help supply gas to a new gas-fired electrical plant in Wilmington. Piedmont Natural Gas began the work in October, as part of a 127-mile pipeline project.
The 30-inch pipes follow a route in Davidson that runs roughly northwest to southeast. The work – and vast areas of brown dirt – is visible where it crosses N.C. 115 north of town, on Grey and Shearers roads, at East Rocky River Road and on N.C. 73 near the Summers Walk neighborhood.
Read previous coverage of the gas pipeline project on DavidsonNews.net.
Posted on 07 January 2013.
Davidson’s Temple Kol Tikvah reopened its Sunday School in a new location on Sunday, Jan. 6, in the temple’s newly renovated home in the former Calvary Church on South Street. The congregation previously had Sunday School classes in the Chambers Building at Davidson College for several years. Read the full story
Posted on 05 January 2013.
Davidson bounced back from this week’s disappointing showing against No. 1 Duke by dominating UNC-Greensboro, 85-53, Saturday night before 3,843 fans at Belk Arena. De’Mon Brooks reached the 1,000-point mark in his career in the game. Story in SPORTS»
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