Posted on 10 June 2013.
Anthony Foxx ’93 and David Sprinkle ’93 stopped for a photo with alumni commendations they received Saturday night at their Davidson College reunion. (Jordan Luebkemann/DavidsonNews.net)
Saturday was an all day festival in downtown Davidson, our town at its best. There were fundraisers, the weekly Davidson Farmer’s Market and even a business ribbon cutting thrown in. And the place was crawling with Davidson College alumni back in town for reunions. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Calendar, Davidson College, Life in Davidson, Sports
Posted on 07 June 2013.
Posted in Concord, Schools
Posted on 03 June 2013.
The Lake Norman Big Band’s swing sounds inspired one couple to get up and dance. (David Boraks/DavidsonNews.net)
The largest crowd of the season packed the Davidson Village Green Sunday night for a Concert on the Green and the swing sounds of the Lake Norman Big Band. The nonprofit, 20-member band played until rain halted the concert early. Read the full story
Posted in Downtown & old Davidson, Life in Davidson, Photo of the Day
Posted on 26 May 2013.
The horizon blazed orange and pink in this view from Davidson Landing Friday night, the start of the Memorial Day weekend.(David Boraks photo)
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Posted in Cornelius, Davidson Landing, Environment, Lake Norman, Photo of the Day
Posted on 24 May 2013.
Spencer Chadinha watches birds during an “Animal Behavior” class at the Davidson College Lake Campus in Mooresville. (Gayle Shomer photo)
“I was kind of surprised I had to sit in a ditch,” said Davidson College Biology Major, Spencer Chadinha. He joined others in “Animal Behavior” for a bird-watching afternoon class on Langtree Road at the Davidson College Lake Campus in Mooresville.
“It’s nice to be outside for class. It’s pretty cool. If I have to spend my afternoon in class, I’m glad to be hanging out watching birds,” Spencer said, as he sat tucked on a small grassy knoll. Read the full story
Posted in Davidson College, Environment, Gayle Shomer Quiet Moments, Mooresville
Posted on 21 May 2013.
CHARLOTTE - Hough High’s Huskies are through to the 4A state championship game, following a tight 1-0 overtime win at Myers Park Tuesday. A stunning strike from forward Emmily Cowie three minutes into the first overtime broke the deadlock, as the ball cannoned in off the crossbar for the game’s only goal. See the full story in SPORTS»
Posted in Sports
Posted on 21 May 2013.
Davidson Lands Conservancy officials and members of the Runnymede Homeowners Association board gathered in the Runnymede Woods east of Davidson on May 6 to sign an agreement that permanently protects more than 50 acres of woodlands. See more in REAL ESTATE & HOME»
Posted in Cabarrus County, East Davidson, Environment, Nonprofit news, Photo of the Day, public spaces
Posted on 13 May 2013.
More than 700 runners joined in for the Run Wild 5K and Wild Child Fun Run in Huntersville’s Birkdale neighborhood Saturday, raising $30,000 for the African Children’s Project. Davidson-based Olympian Anthony Famiglietti won the race in one of the fastest 5K times in the area in recent memory. Claire Naisby of Davidson won the women’s division. See results and photos in our latest Running column, in SPORTS»
Posted in Cornelius, Fund-raisers, Huntersville, kids, Photo of the Day, Sports