• News for Human Interest

    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
    Categories: Press Release, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, Education, General News Article
    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
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
    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
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article
    Wednesday, October 02, 2019
    Statesville needs a mascot.  Even with all its beautiful parks and greenways, historic landmarks, fun festivals and lots and lots of really great residents – there’s no mascot to represent Statesville’s all-encompassing spirit. That’s why the City of Statesville, the Statesville Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Statesville Development Corporation have joined together to sponsor a Mascot Contest!  ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    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
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest
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