Posted on 09 July 2013.
Join us for a 1920s-themed sponsorship party at Alton’s Kitchen and Cocktails, 19918 N. Cove Road, Cornelius. Drop by Thursday, Aug. 1, between 5:30 and 8pm, and have fun while supporting local news on the web! Come meet the staff, and enjoy free appetizers and a cash bar.
It’s been more than 2 years since we launched our Cornelius site and nearly 7 since DavidsonNews.net was founded. Your ticket purchase will help Corneliusnews.net and DavidsonNews.net continue covering our towns, and building community. Tickets available in advance by mailing a check to Davidson News LLC 20s Party, PO Box 953, Davidson, NC 28036; by using our secure online payment system (CLICK HERE) and selecting “special event fee”; or at the door at Alton’s.
Tickets are $30 per person or $50 per household are only $20 per person if you dress up! Prizes for the best ’20s outfits! Come support community news and join the fun!
- David, Lyndsay and the staff
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, Letter from the Editor
Posted on 21 June 2013.
Click to download a flier with information on how to help build the anniversary house.
By DAVID BORAKS
Our Towns Habitat for Humanity is getting ready to celebrate its 25th anniversary this October, and how else to do it than by building a house? To do that, the Lake Norman area Habitat affiliate recently began a campaign to raise $75,000 by Aug. 1.
The fundraiser actually may need slightly less than that, according to Our Towns Habitat interim director Enrique Sanchez. An anonymous donor has offered an additional $25,000 if the group raises $50,000 by Aug. 1.
The latest Our Towns construction project is unique – it has no corporate or organization sponsor. “We can be the sponsor,” Sanchez said the other day. Read the full story
Posted in Fund-raisers, Huntersville
Posted on 17 June 2013.
Posted in People, Photo of the Day, Sports
Posted on 05 June 2013.
Cannon School broke ground on its new auditorium and performing arts center on June 4. Shown from left to right, Earl Beaver, Cannon’s director of facility operations, Kim Burton, Cannon’s campaign chair, Sean DeLapp, vice president of WGM Design, Inc., Belinda Armstrong, Cannon’s director of visual arts and dance, Rob Burlington, Cannon’s director of music arts, William Monroe, president of WGM Design, Inc., Andy Macdonald, Cannon’s director of theater arts, Matt Gossage, Cannon’s head of school, J.D. Phillips, Cannon trustee, Clay Lindsay, president of Summit Developers, Inc. and Todd Hartung, Cannon’s director of advancement.
CONCORD – More than 300 students, teachers and friends of Cannon School attended the groundbreaking celebration for the school’s new auditorium and performing arts center on Tueaday, June 4. The private school off Poplar Tent Road is in the midst of a planned $7 million Building Bright Futures Campaign, which will add arts, athletic and Middle School facilities for the school’s 925 junior kindergarten through 12th grade students.
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Posted in Concord, Schools