Features: Social News

Mar. 13, 2013 @ 05:22 AM

You can meet the nicest people in Marshville

One of the delightful perks of reporting local news is meeting interesting people.


Mar. 05, 2013 @ 04:59 PM

District III of DAR recognizes good citizens

Local high school students and others from Mecklenburg, Stanly, Concord and Cabarrus counties were recognized as Good Citizens by the District III chapter of the North Carolina Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Saturday.


Mar. 02, 2013 @ 03:42 PM

My silent peeves

My precious granddaughter Evelyn accidentally burped, to the delight of her dinner guests one spring evening. I then had to give a lesson in the fine art of noise control, and what not to expel at the dinner table.


Feb. 23, 2013 @ 06:37 PM

'Party on the Moon' featured at fundraiser

Last week’s Showcase of the Charlotte Woodcarvers was a great success. The next meeting, this coming Tuesday, February 26th, will include the display of the ribbon winners’ carvings.


Feb. 22, 2013 @ 05:32 PM

Wedding: Jeffries-Hinson

The Jeffries home in Fairfax, Iowa was the setting for the 7 p.m. Dec. 27, 2012 wedding of Kimberly Ann Jeffries and Matthew David Hinson. The Rev. Dennis Jeffries officiated.


Feb. 22, 2013 @ 05:31 PM

Birth announcement: Maddax Dalton Segee

Adam and Joanna Segee of Marshville announce the birth of their son, Maddax Dalton, on Dec. 12, 2012 at Carolinas Medical Center-Union in Monroe.