Posted on 19 April 2011.
More than 120 citizens participated in the 5th annual Lake Norman Senior Fun and Fitness Day at Jetton Park Tuesday, enjoying health and fitness activities including Tai Chi classes, chair massages, blood pressure and spinal screenings, and games. Read more about the event on our Young at Heart page for seniors.
Posted in Cornelius, Lake Norman, Photo of the Day, Senior news
Posted on 13 April 2011.
Bill Jin sets up a photo of this group of Davidson College juniors in front of Chambers Hall Tuesday. Story and related photo below. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
Who are these men in suits? This group of Davidson College juniors posed on the front steps of Chambers Hall Tuesday midday in what they said has become their own annual tradition. Read the full story
Posted in Davidson College, Life in Davidson, Photo of the Day
Posted on 13 April 2011.
Oars from the NC Sailing & Rowing Center marked the head of the line. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
Tuesday was Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s ice cream in downtown Davidson, and the event had a nautical flair: Guest scoopers and volunteers included supporters of the N.C. Community Sailing & Rowing Center in Cornelius. The center also walked away with the tip jar: It was the beneficiary of tips left by ice cream lovers. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Downtown & old Davidson, Life in Davidson, Photo of the Day
Posted on 11 April 2011.
Checking out a turtle at Reptile Day, Davidson College, April 9, 2011. See a photo gallery below. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
Why are we afraid of snakes and other reptiles? It may be simply a lack of knowledge, says Davidson College biology professor Mike Dorcas. On Saturday, the college did its part to battle misinformation by hosting its annual Reptile Day, where students and other volunteers offered snakes, frogs and turtles and other critters for petting. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson College, Environment, Huntersville, kids, Life in Davidson, Mooresville, Photo of the Day
Posted on 06 April 2011.
Riley Burgess (left) and Gordon Clark, proprietor of the Davidson Village Inn, dressed for National Tartan Day on Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 6, is National Tartan Day, when Scots all across America don their colors. Groups across North Carolina have planned a variety of lunches, concerts and other events. Here in Davidson, you might see folks on Main Street in kilts.
Posted in Business, Davidson and the World, Downtown & old Davidson, Photo of the Day
Posted on 28 March 2011.
Davidson United Methodist Church's Great Day of Service Saturday included this project at Ada Jenkins Center, on Gamble Street. (Colleen Whalen photo)
Hundreds of members of Davidson United Methodist Church spread out throughout the area on Saturday, March 26, to work on community service projects as part of the church’s annual Great Day of Service.
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Posted in Beyond Davidson, Church news, Photo of the Day
Posted on 26 March 2011.
A parade of players, coaches and parents marched from the Davidson Village Green down South Street to McEver Fields on Saturday morning to kick off the 2011 Davidson Youth Baseball Season. Story and phots in SPORTS »
Posted in Life in Davidson, Photo of the Day, Sports