Senators now say they don’t want to remove prep sports group—just control it

A bill approved last month by the Senate education committee would have created a new state athletic commission, its members…

ATM break-in at Cornelius bank

A thief or thieves tried to bust open the Bank of the Ozarks ATM on West Catawba Avenue, but apparently…

New Hanover County man sentenced to 115 months for possession of firearm by convicted felon

A Wilmington man was sentenced yesterday to 115 months in prison and 3 years of supervised release for possession of…

Another sewage spill in Lake Norman

Cornelius Today reports there’s been a small wastewater overflow in Cornelius, this one behind 16607 Jetton Road. An estimated 24…

Denver, N.C. Man Is Sentenced To Four And A Half Years In Prison For Defrauding His Former Employer Of More than $4 Million

Michael Guzman, 43, of Denver, was sentenced yesterday to 54 months in prison and two years of supervised release for…

Road work not an issue for Hough High School entrance/exit

Cornelius Police say there were no issues with the road construction—which is running behind schedule—at Bailey Road and Hwy. 115…

North Carolina General Assembly Senator Steve Jarvis

 The North Carolina Senate unanimously passed a bill sponsored by Sen. Steve Jarvis (R-Davidson) to improve the state’s foster care system. Sen….

GHSP, Partners Aim to Reduce Driving Impairment Among Minority Communities Statewide

State and local officials are targeting minority college students with their latest version of the anti-drunk driving campaign, Booze It &…

Treasurer Folwell Announces Awarding of $252.6 Million in GARVEE Bonds

State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, announced today the awarding of $252.6 million in Grant Anticipation Revenue Vehicle Bonds (GARVEE bonds). GARVEE bonds…

Tillis Statement On Terrorist Attacks, Evacuation Efforts

Today, U.S. Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) issued the following statement: “Our servicemembers have been heroic in their efforts to evacuate…