July 30 Janet Rackley, Town Clerk in Harrisburg, has been awarded the designation of North Carolina Certified Municipal Clerk from the North Carolina Association of Municipal Clerks.
July 28 The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for Class IV of Junior Leadership Lake Norman. The program, open to high school rising juniors, is administered by the Chamber of Commerce. Students will learn more about their community during this eight-month long program. The program involves educational seminars and interaction with various decision makers of local businesses, government agencies and civic organizations.
July 30 It looks like billionaire David Murdock is ready to sell some of his properties in Kannapolis. The 91-year-old owner of Dole Foods as well as real estate company Castle & Cooke, will focus his “funds and energies” on the North Carolina Research Campus, according to the City of Kannapolis.
July 25The Cabarrus Regional Chamber of Commerce has a new logo, new web site and a new membership relations executive. Paige Jordan, formerly with the Cato Corp. in Charlotte, will start Aug. 4. Meanwhile, the chamber's modernized website, built by Charlotte-based Accrinet, goes live on Monday. Jordan has a degree in business administration from Queens University in Charlotte. A chamber press release states that her primary assignment
July 30 Three members of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education have endorsed Town Commissioner John Bradford in his bid for a seat in the NC House of Representatives. NC House District 98 is currently held by Speaker of the House Thom Tillis, a former Cornelius Town Commissioner. Board members Tom Morgan, Rhonda Lennon and Paul Bailey endorsed Bradford.
July 24 The Mooresville Convention and Visitors Bureau has opened a new, temporary headquarters and visitors center in 1,300 square feet of space LangTree, close to Exit 31 on I-77. Leah Mitcham, executive director, said that a new 2,500 square foot building closer to the interstate is under construction at a Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting Thursday...
July 30 The City of Kannapolis has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada.
July 23 Brenda K. Mash recently joined Peoples Bank as vice president and business center manager for the Company’s Denver Business Center. Mash will manage overall business center services and operations as well as the coordination of business development activities.
- New president takes reins at HUBER technology NC headquarters
- Mooresville Convention & Visitors Bureau ribbon cutting & grand opening event
- Widen I-77 group plans info meeting July 24
- Aquesta Bank hires branch manager for new Huntersville location
- City of Concord to break ground on new city hall
- Rocky River GC becomes nationally certified wildlife habitat
- Aquesta has new holding company board, allowing 'faster execution on acquisitions'
- Cabarrus leads North Carolina in digital survey ranking