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[…]

7 Things to Do at Summer Pointe Apartment Homes

7 Things to Do at Summer Pointe Apartment Homes

Boredom has no place here—and that’s our promise! If you think you’ve run out of things to do at Summer Pointe Apartment Homes—think again! Here are some of our favorite activities. We hope that you enjoy them too! Swimming in the Summer Ah, time at the pool! Swimming, lounging in the shade, and dipping your Read more about 7 Things to Do at Summer Pointe Apartment Homes[…]

Local Spotlight: Davesté Vineyards

Local Spotlight: Davesté Vineyards

When in Statesville, you don’t have to travel very far to find something worth trying. That holds true when it comes to Davesté Vineyards, Iredell County’s first winery. At the time of this blog’s publication, Davesté Vineyards is closed for tastings but is offering discounts on shipping and curbside orders. However, if you see vineyard Read more about Local Spotlight: Davesté Vineyards[…]

7 Quick Facts About Statesville, North Carolina

7 Quick Facts About Statesville, North Carolina

In Statesville, we have a certain state of mind. And that’s community. These facts about Statesville, North Carolina give more than enough reason as to why we’re the place where it all comes together. Our roots run deep. Settlers first arrived in Statesville in 1753. Statesville’s rich soil and abundant wildlife drew these pilgrims from Read more about 7 Quick Facts About Statesville, North Carolina[…]