Published Friday, September 18, 2020
CONCORD – By popular demand, the Touch-a-Truck event returns to the Cabarrus Arena on October 3. This year’s event will be an interactive, engaging drive-thru of more than 100 large vehicles and machines that come to life for attendees.
Touch-A-Truck takes place on Saturday, October 3 beginning at 9 a.m. at the Cabarrus Arena & Events more»
Published Tuesday, September 1, 2020
The Chamber, Leading Business in Cabarrus, is proud to announce the 28 participants in the 2021 Class of Leadership Cabarrus. The civic leadership program, sponsored by Duke Energy, is designed for business, nonprofit and community leaders to learn more about the assets, challenges, resources and needs within the Cabarrus County region.
Through a series of more»
Published Monday, August 24, 2020
Kannapolis, N.C. – Terry Spry has been named Chief of Police of the Kannapolis Police Department. He will lead a department, that is one of the only 6% percent of law enforcement agencies nationwide, who are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The department has 106 officers and staff.
Chief Spry was more»
Published Friday, August 21, 2020
KANNAPOLIS, NC - The City of Kannapolis is seeking applications from non-profit organizations who have programs that provide direct services to prevent, prepare or respond to COVID-19. The City has designated $196,000 in funding to go to non-profits who meet these criteria. Existing or new programs are eligible for funding.
Funds will be awarded to more»
Published Thursday, August 13, 2020
Kannapolis, N.C. – The City of Kannapolis continues to see a trend of positive growth in both residential and commercial development as a result of the Kannapolis City Council’s emphasis on strategic economic development policies and investments. From 2017 to 2019 permits for new single-family homes were around 300 annually. The majority of more»
Published Tuesday, August 4, 2020
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – The Run Kannapolis Fall/Winter series is cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions. Four runs were scheduled for later this year. They were the Hole In Run, Strides for Stroke 5K/10K, the Duke Dash and the Frostbite. Participants who have paid in advance will receive refunds.
Each year thousands of people participate in the Run more»
Published Monday, August 3, 2020
CONCORD, N.C. – Cabarrus County Human Services is helping eligible residents stay cool in their homes during this time of extreme heat. Operation Heat Fan Relief provides a fan at no cost to:
Any person over age of 60 who lives in Cabarrus County or
Persons over age of 18 living with a disability and
Living in a home situation where a threat to more»
Published Wednesday, July 29, 2020
KANNAPOLIS, N.C – The City of Kannapolis will host free cloth face covering distribution events, on Monday, August 3 and Tuesday, August 4. The drive thru distribution events will be from 5-7 p.m. at Kannapolis City Hall, 401 Laureate Way.
Residents are asked to drive up to the front entrance of city hall. City staff will distribute four masks per more»