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Aug
08

Aqua North Carolina reports discharge of untreated wastewater into tributary near Lake Norman State Park

Special to Iredell Free News Aqua North Carolina reported Monday the discharge of 12,000 gallons of untreated wastewater to the ground at 180 Heronwood Road near Lake Norman State Park.

Aug
08

Mooresville police asking public to help identify suspect in counterfeit money investigation

Special to Iredell Free News The Mooresville Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a recent fraud case involving the use of counterfeit currency. On

Aug
08

Pressly requests recount in run-off election for two at-large seats on Statesville Council

FROM STAFF REPORTS Third-place finisher James Pressly has requested a recount of ballots cast in the July 26 run-off election for two at-large seats on the Statesville City Council. In

Aug
08

Health Beat: It’s time to get proactive about cholesterol

Special to Iredell Free News Nearly 94 million Americans have borderline high or high cholesterol, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Yet many people have no idea

Aug
08

Piedmont HealthCare announces transition of Full Circle Family Medicine to Fox Internal Medicine

Special to Iredell Free News Piedmont HealthCare welcomes Dr. Jessica Fox to Fox Internal Medicine, previously known as Full Circle Family Medicine. This transition will be following Dr. McNabb’s retirement

Aug
07

Girls on the Run forming teams in Iredell County for Fall 2022 season

Special to Iredell Free News Registration is now underway for the Fall 2022 season of Girls on the Run in Iredell County. The nonprofit is also seeking volunteer coaches. Participants

Aug
07

Iredell County Crosby Scholars planning Blue Jeans, Beats and Bling fundraiser at Crawford Farm

Special to Iredell Free News Iredell County Crosby Scholars will hold Blue Jeans, Beats and Bling fundraiser at the Crawford Farm on Saturday, September 10.  The event will raise money

Aug
07

Town of Mooresville Career Opportunities ($2,000-$3,000 Hiring Bonus)

The policy of the Town of Mooresville is to foster, maintain, and promote equal employment opportunities. We recruit, hire, train, and promote employees without discrimination because of race, religion, color,

Aug
07

ICSO Felony Arrests: July 29 – August 4

FROM STAFF REPORTS The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office reported the following felony arrests: JULY 29 ♦ Kevin Dwayne Reavis, 43, of Graig Lane, Stony Point, charged with assault by strangulation

Aug
07

An Amazing Experience: Long-time friends celebrate sobriety milestone with skydiving adventure

BY MIKE FUHRMAN Jessica Prichard is afraid of heights. And she’s not a big fan of flying either. But when she jumped out of an airplane in Rowan County last

Aug
06

Speak Life and Live summer camps provide opportunities for enrichment, empowerment and fun

Special to Iredell Free News Speak Life and Live has continued its annual summer camps to help keep kids active and thinking throughout the summer. This summer’s enrichment program included

Aug
06

Iredell County Government Career Opportunities ($2,500 Signing Bonus)

These positions are subject to pre-employment screenings. Iredell County does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, political affiliation, genetic information, or handicapping

Aug
06

Iredell County Court Report: Felony H&I District Court (July 26)

Special to Iredell Free News District Attorney Sarah Kirkman’s Office announced dispositions in the following criminal cases in Felony H & I District Court on July 26: ♦ Santos Aguirre

Aug
06

Viewpoint: Is there a balm in Gilead? The Church in post-Roe America

BY REV. H. STEPHEN SHOEMAKER The Hebrew prophet Jeremiah cried out on behalf of his people and nation. It was wracked by rampant greed and deceit, and the lives of

Aug
06

Health Beat: Protect yourself from the sun’s harmful UV rays

Special to Iredell Free News Soaking up a little sunlight every day can boost your body’s vitamin D supply and even improve your emotional wellbeing. But it doesn’t take long

Aug
05

Iredell County Board of Elections reports official results from July 26 municipal races

FROM STAFF REPORTS The Iredell County Board of Elections conducted its canvass of the July 26 municipal elections on Friday morning. The board reported the following official results: Town of

Aug
05

City of Statesville Career Opportunities (August 5)

Applications are being accepted online only. You must apply for open positions online by clicking the link below. For step by step instructions how to apply online, please click HERE.

Aug
05

Tax administrators advise Iredell commissioners not to delay countywide property revaluation

BY KARISSA MILLER Iredell County Tax Assessor Fran Elliot and Tax Collector Bill Furches advised the Board of Commissioners to stick to the county’s property revaluation schedule despite some residents’

Aug
05

Iredell-Statesville Schools officials welcome 172 new teachers, continue efforts to hire dozens more

BY KARISSA MILLER Approximately 172 new Iredell-Statesville Schools teachers attended orientation at the Unity Center in Statesville on Wednesday. The annual event brings all of the new teachers from across

Aug
05

Iredell Health System named Healthiest Employer in Greater Charlotte

Special to Iredell Free News The Charlotte Business Journal recently named Iredell Health System the Healthiest Employer in its category in the Charlotte region in recognition of the nonprofit’s commitment

Aug
05

Early bird deadline for Bright Ideas grants approaching for local teachers

Special to Iredell Free News Time is running out for local K-12 teachers to apply for grants of up to $2,000 from EnergyUnited. Educators who are interested in implementing a

Aug
04

Mooresville Graded School District kicks off new year with high-energy convocation

BY BRANDY TEMPLETON Jason Gardner addressed hundreds of Mooresville Graded School District employees for the first time as superintendent on Wednesday. But Gardner, who was selected by the MGSD Board

Aug
04

Cold Case Closed: Iredell County grand jury indicts two suspects in nearly 30-year-old double murder

BY MIKE FUHRMAN An Iredell County grand jury has returned indictments charging two suspects in a nearly 30-year-old double murder in Statesville. Statesville Police Chief David Onley announced Thursday that

Aug
04

Iredell-Statesville Schools to add security measures at athletic events in 2022-2023

Special to Iredell Free News Iredell-Statesville Schools administrators are welcoming staff members back into buildings this month, hosting parents at open houses and welcoming students to their first day of

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