In an effort to align executive leadership roles within its ever-evolving business model, Charlotte Motor Speedway officials have announced personnel promotions among its Events, Guest Services and Operations teams.
A group called Operation Warm was formed more than 20 years ago with the goal of providing coats for kids, and on Tuesday they gave out more than 500 coats at Forest Park Elementary School in Kannapolis.
While many homeowners are busy trying to clean up the damage caused by six tornadoes in our area last Thursday, there may be some unscrupulous operators also trying to clean up by taking advantage of the situation.
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College English Chair Dr. Jenny Billings has been honored as an Innovator of the Year “Star Act” for 2019 by the North Carolina Association of Community College Association of Distance Learning (NC3ADL).
The Kannapolis Cannon Ballers have announced a monumental 10-year partnership with Atrium Health that includes naming the city’s new, state-of-the-art baseball stadium, Atrium Health Ballpark, according to a news release from the Cannon Ballers.
As the latest American Sign Language (ASL) course wrapped up at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, students reflected on their personal reasons for attending and talked about the importance of learning to communicate with different populations.
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Catawba College are making history with their new Learn Local, Grow Local program that will enable graduates from Rowan-Cabarrus to transfer with junior standing into more than 50 different programs at Catawba.
The origins and impact of slavery in Cabarrus County, North Carolina, and the benefits of slave labor to Reed Gold Mine will be examined during Black History Month. Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site will offer “Black Gold – African American Gold Miners in North Carolina” tours
The most famous sports venue in the Charlotte area is celebrating a big anniversary this year. Charlotte Motor Speedway is now in its 60th year of providing thrills to race fans who come from all over the world to see the action on 1.5 mile superspeedway in Concord.
Do you tend to think of middle school students as active and constantly eager to move around? One local school nurse says that may be a false impression, and that many middle schoolers are so tied to screens that they are putting their lives at risk.
Elvis Presley’s™ pink-and-white 1955 Cadillac, the car most associated with “The King” and the birth of rock 'n' roll music, will roll into Charlotte Motor Speedway to serve as the centerpiece attraction for the April 2-5 Pennzoil AutoFair.
During the search, officials say they found 21 marijuana plants growing in a camper, 84 grams of marijuana individually packaged, 44 grams of methamphetamine, 3 handguns, 2 rifles, a tactical shotgun and an assault rifle.
On Monday, Rowan County Sheriff Kevin Auten sent letters to 22 sweepstakes, or fish arcades, notifying them they would need to cease operations by Monday, January 20, or face arrest and seizure of equipment.
It’s not too early to start thinking about Spring and Summer park fun. Make your park shelter reservations now. The City of Kannapolis offers shelter reservations at Village Park and Bakers Creek Park.
Beginning Monday, January 13, a portion of Means Avenue SE near its intersection with Union Street S will be reconfigured to accommodate construction taking place in a historic commercial building located at 51-57 Union Street S in downtown Concord.
A resident of Kannapolis was sentenced on Friday in federal court in Greensboro for possessing methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, announced United States Attorney Matthew G.T. Martin of the Middle District of North Carolina.