For 38 years Dr. William F. Pilkington has served as the Public Health Director and Chief Executive Officer for the Cabarrus Health Alliance. Now, according to The Independent Tribute, he is stepping down in October.
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s radiography program continues to make a name for itself, with students achieving 100 percent pass rates on industry credentialing exams and 100 percent job placement within 12 months of graduation, according to a press release from RCCC.
With NASCAR stars Ryan Newman and Chase Briscoe in attendance, the green flag will fly on Charlotte Motor Speedway’s Fall Season of Speed on Wednesday with the speedway’s annual Parade of Power from 12-2 p.m.
Erikc Pérez-Pérez, a former Early College student at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, recently graduated from the University of Notre Dame’s top-ranked Mendoza School of Business. While at Notre Dame, he and several fellow students founded a technology company called Resonado.
Race fans visiting Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sept. 29 will party in the fast lane prior to the second running of the historic Bank of America ROVAL™ 400. Chris Lane will perform on the speedway's frontstretch.
Michael Bonoffski, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications for the Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau, has received the Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation.
Kannapolis-based Rich Energy Haas F1 Team driver Kevin Magnussen brought home a 13th-place finish in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, the 12th round of the 2019 FIA Formula One World Championship at Hungaroring in Budapest.
There’s a distinctive vehicle rolling on the streets of Concord right now. It’s equipped with cameras, computers, and lasers, all designed to help city transportation crews know exactly which streets need work, not just now, but in the future.
Kannapolis-based Rich Energy Haas F1 Team drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen scored the team’s second double-points finish of the season, placing ninth and 10th, respectively, in Sunday’s wet and wild German Grand Prix.
If you are fairly extraordinary at a craft or hobby, put it on display at the Cabarrus County Fair, September 6 -14 at the Cabarrus County Arena and Events Center (4759 NC-49, Concord) and now is the time to submit contest entries.
Kannapolis 101 gives residents a behind-the-scenes look at how your local city government works. This special nine week program begins September 10. It is held at various city facilities from 6-8:30 p.m.
The City of Kannapolis invites everyone, especially neighborhood associations, community groups and homeowner associations, to join the Kannapolis Police Department, from 5 – 8 p.m., Tuesday, August 6, to celebrate National Night Out.
Thanks to a $224,000 grant from the National Science Foundation, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has rolled out a new Women in Engineering and Industrial Technologies (WE IT) initiative to promote the enrollment of women in fields related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
All it took was for the artist to hear the story of a boy who needed to cross a busy Kannapolis thoroughfare on the mornings when he missed the school bus to launch what’s become the talk of the town this summer: a tunnel takeover.
From Friday night’s “run-what-you-brung” Outlaw Drag Wars at zMAX Dragway to the first-ever Cars & Coffee “Ride the ROVAL™” event on Saturday and the summer’s final school bus slobberknocker at the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout, the coming week at Charlotte Motor Speedway offers a buffet of fun
Cabarrus County Government is one of Charlotte Business Journal’s 2019 Healthiest Employers. It’s the seventh consecutive year the County received the award for its commitment to offering a wide range of wellness resources and maintaining a healthy workplace.
A Concord resident was sentenced on July 16, 2019, in federal court in Greensboro, announced United States Attorney Matthew G.T. Martin of the Middle District of North Carolina, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
The Salisbury-based Three Rivers Land Trust, formerly the LandTrust for Central North Carolina, has been named Land Conservationist of the Year by the North Carolina Wildlife Federation as part of its 56th Annual Governor’s Conservation Achievement Awards.
There have been some very bright spots over the years for the only American-based team racing in Formula One, but Sunday’s British Grand Prix will stand as one of the lowest, and it started on the first lap.
The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada has awarded Cabarrus County the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the 34rd consecutive year.
The Center for Digital Government (CDG) and the National Association of Counties (NACo) recently announced Cabarrus County as a winner of the 17th anniversary Digital Counties Survey. Cabarrus ranked first nationally among its population category, 150,000-249,999.
Rich Energy, the British-based energy drink firm and title sponsor for the Kannapolis-based Rich Energy Haas Formula One race team is terminating its sponsorship of the team according to multiple media reports.
Cabarrus County Commissioners on Monday experienced the first 3D images of the possible future of downtown Concord, viewing renderings of the Cabarrus County Courthouse as it could exist at the completion of the project.
The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Phi Beta Lambda business club won 18 awards at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) State Leadership Conference in Charlotte and competed at the national conference in San Antonio in June.
Three Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students have been selected as this year’s Student Excellence Award winners and represented the College in statewide awards competition within the North Carolina Community College System.