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    Monday, November 11, 2019
    Mary Katherine Harbin, area manager for Tennesse-based Maymead Inc., broke new ground when she helped establish what may be the nation’s first all-female paving crew. As a woman who’s worked her way up the ranks for an asphalt construction services company, Harbin knows a thing or two about what it takes to survive and thrive in a male-dominated industry. We asked her to share her advice with ...read more
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    Thursday, November 07, 2019
    Iredell Health's Skilled Nursing Facility Rated as High Performing by U.S. News & World ReportWednesday, November 6, 2019 U.S. News and World Report has again recognized Iredell Health System’s Skilled Nursing Facility as one of the nation’s top nursing homes in its newly released list of Best Nursing Homes for Short Term Rehabilitation. The Short-Term Rehab evaluation accounted for patients who ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 30, 2019
    Special to SVLfreenews.com EnergyUnited is awarding over $40,000 in Bright Ideas education grants this year for teachers to fund innovative classroom projects. The grants will be awarded in three phases, with the first phase of awards going to teachers who are employed by a school that is located within the electric co-op’s Foothills Region. “We are proud to announce we will be kicking off ...read more
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    Friday, October 18, 2019
    Special to SVLfreenews.com   Getting books from the doctor are now part of regular pediatric checkups at pediatric and family practices in Statesville and the surrounding area, as doctors and nurses welcome Reach Out and Read to their pediatric practices thanks to a partnership between Leadership Statesville and the Iredell County Partnership for Young Children. All practices will be starting ...read more
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    Monday, October 14, 2019
    Statesville, NC—Cheney Brothers Inc.’s (CBI) cold storage addition to its Statesville distribution center is the recipient of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Carolinas Excellence in Construction Program’s Eagle Award and has been nominated for the organization’s Project of the Year. The designation of Project of the Year is a prestigious award that recognizes the single project, ...read more
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    Thursday, September 19, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: mtomlin@downtownstatesvillenc.orgDowntown Statesville Development Corporation (DSDC)704-878-3436Cooper Street Art Gallery is Installed  Downtown Statesville, NC – On Friday morning, the art wall, dubbed Cooper Street Art Gallery, had new art installed in Downtown Statesville.  Downtown Statesville Development Corporation’s Design Committee first installed this ...read more
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    Thursday, September 19, 2019
    PRESS RELEASE Contact: Marcia Bradford, Senior Editor ConventionSouth (251) 968-5316 mbradford@conventionsouth.com ConventionSouth Magazine Releases Its 2019 List Of “The South’s Top 8 Hidden Tracks of the Southern Music Scene” Based on Reader & Fan Votes GULF SHORES, Ala. (Sept. 16, 2019)—This September, ConventionSouth magazine, a national multimedia resource for those who plan events ...read more
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