Up to six segments of shoulders between interchanges in the I-77 corridor — from N.C. 150 in Mooresville to I-485 in Charlotte — could be opened to the heavy traffic seen on weekday mornings and afternoons.
In a changing retail environment, many brick and mortar stores are finding it hard to compete, especially this week with Amazon Prime Days. But in downtown Salisbury, an old school tactic is getting customers out from behind a screen and right on the street.
Lifeguards and aquatic center members saved the life of a 5-year-old boy who slipped under the water and lost consciousness at a swimming pool last month. Those lifeguards were honored at the Monroe City Council meeting July 16.