In the News: Statesville Regional Airport

In the News: Statesville Regional Airport

It helps to think of the economy as a chef in the kitchen. If it isn’t feeding itself, then it doesn’t have the energy to feed others. And so, everyone at the restaurant will start to get hungry. Not to overuse the metaphor, but a recent report shows just how much Statesville Regional Airport helps Read more about In the News: Statesville Regional Airport[…]

New Business Spotlight: Agave Juice Bar

New Business Spotlight: Agave Juice Bar

How many of us wrote down “eating better” on our list of New Year’s resolutions? It’s one of the most common goals. Often, it’s also one of the most challenging too. Take off the burden and visit the new Agave Juice Bar in Statesville for healthy drinks! Your taste buds will love them—and your body Read more about New Business Spotlight: Agave Juice Bar[…]

Local Spotlight: Southern Distilling Company

Local Spotlight: Southern Distilling Company

Southern Distilling Company is bringing bourbon back to Statesville! By producing award-winning small batch, aged in wood bourbon and rye whiskey—along with other products like brandy—this local distillery is reviving a long-lost legacy and art in its hometown. Deep Rooted in the Spirits Residents of Statesville may not know that before Prohibition in the 1880s, Read more about Local Spotlight: Southern Distilling Company[…]

In the News: Bus Route Tracking App for Iredell Schools

In the News: Bus Route Tracking App for Iredell Schools

When students return to school from the Thanksgiving holiday, parents will have a new peace of mind when it comes to transportation. Thanks to a bus route tracking app for Iredell schools, parents can time bus stop drop-off and pick-up perfectly. Good Timing Thousands of families across Iredell County will soon be able to download Read more about In the News: Bus Route Tracking App for Iredell Schools[…]

6 Haunted Attractions Near Statesville, North Carolina

6 Haunted Attractions Near Statesville, North Carolina

With two weekends left in October, the countdown to Halloween starts now. For those thrill seeking, scare-loving fans of this haunted holiday, these six haunted attractions near Statesville, North Carolina, are not for the faint of heart. Read on if you dare! Midway Wicked Woods What: Midway Wicked Woods celebrates 25 years of fear in Read more about 6 Haunted Attractions Near Statesville, North Carolina[…]

Coming Up: Living History Days at Gregory Creek Homestead

Coming Up: Living History Days at Gregory Creek Homestead

If you’ve ever wondered what life was like in colonial North Carolina you will soon have a chance to experience it for yourself. Living History Days at Gregory Creek Homestead is happening this Saturday, Sept. 26, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., as well as two more dates this fall. What to Expect This living Read more about Coming Up: Living History Days at Gregory Creek Homestead[…]

Local Spotlight: Iredell County Partnership for Young Children

Local Spotlight: Iredell County Partnership for Young Children

Becoming a parent is oftentimes the most momentous life event you experience. But it can be overwhelming—especially with the extra challenges and obstacles we are all learning to navigate during the pandemic. That’s one of the main reasons the Iredell County Partnership for Young Children is striving to reach more families than ever. What is Read more about Local Spotlight: Iredell County Partnership for Young Children[…]

Local Spotlight: Preservation Statesville

Local Spotlight: Preservation Statesville

Each person lives an interesting, unique life of their very own. Their stories survive long after, thanks to the efforts of organizations like Preservation Statesville. This local institution strives to show us more of the past, collection documents, stories, artifacts and more. What is Preservation Statesville? Preservation Statesville is a local organization. Their mission? Preserving Read more about Local Spotlight: Preservation Statesville[…]

Happening Now: Rotary Farmers Market

Happening Now: Rotary Farmers Market

One of the most memorable parts of the summer is going to your local farmer’s market and hand-selecting fresh berries, tomatoes, zucchini, and more. If you have a hankering for fresh produce, we have some good news: the Statesville Rotary Farmers Market is back in session. Hungry for a visit? We have the details you Read more about Happening Now: Rotary Farmers Market[…]

Local Spotlight: Fort Dobbs Historic Site

Local Spotlight: Fort Dobbs Historic Site

Over the past couple of months, many local spots have closed to help keep our community safe. Whether you’re still social distancing or you’re providing essential services, you can entertain yourself in your downtime with our latest local spotlight. We’re taking a virtual visit to Fort Dobbs Historic Site. Read on to learn more! What Read more about Local Spotlight: Fort Dobbs Historic Site[…]