Discover the Wonders of Nature at the Allison Woods Outd... For almost 30 years, the Allison Woods Outdoor Learning Center has brought environmental education to kids and adults alike. As...
Regenerative Agriculture is at the Heart of Hart Family ... Originally from Winston, Elizabeth Hart always considered herself a city girl. Until one day, she realized she wanted a change ...
Quilting Sisters Share Their Passion with StatesvilleSisters Cindy Page and Patti Cline have shared a love for quilting since they were very young. “Our mom taught us how to sew, w...
Homegrown Flowers at River Sun Farm in StatesvilleMelinda Roberts and her husband Mike have a strong background in agriculture. After living in Asheville for a number of years, ...
A One-Stop Shop for Mobile Homes in Iredell CountyWhen Jake Aaron and Brett Carlile saw the need for more affordable housing options, they got right to work. In 2019, these chil...
Collecting and ConnectingAs a child, James Ferree enjoyed collecting and trading sports cards. In the last year, he rediscovered his love for trading ca...
Full-Service Laundry Comes to Iredell CountyBrandi Holman recently started a business helping with a common household chore that everyone does – laundry. After spending ye...
Bringing People and Music TogetherOriginally from Seoul, South Korea, Sharon Owenby has a deep background in music and education. “I am a third generation educat...
An Iredell County TreasureIt only took one time for Bill to be hooked on gold mining. “The first time you ever found that piece of gold, you got that gol...
Giving Old Furniture New LifeTonya Cassidy has a knack for giving old furniture new life. “I can see a piece of furniture, especially neglected furniture, a...
Joining the Axe Throwing CrazeAfter tying out axe throwing just a few times, Mike Pastelak was hooked. So much so, that he decided to open his own establishm...
A Local Family BusinessWhat started out as a side gig for Rob Hudson quickly turned into a full-time, family business. For 15 years now, Wear41 (previ...
Fresh and Local FareMel Funk’s excitement toward the restaurant business is contagious. “It’s the greatest business on Earth!”, he stated while tal...
Flea Market, DJ, and Venue, Oh My!Local entrepreneur Julius Hoke does it all. He’s a flea market owner, DJ, and now, the owner of a small event venue, The Walnut...
Bringing Color to Our TownsWhat’s a fun way to get to know local leaders? Coloring them! Coloring My Town takes local celebrities like the mayor, school p...
A Full Service Florist in Iredell County, NCMeredith Parker has always had a passion for flowers. After obtaining a degree in horticulture, and spending many years as a we...
Soy Candles Light the Way for Local EntrepreneurWhen Rachel Monrad received a soy candle as a gift a few years back, she had no idea just how much that gift would impact her l...
Love Valley, NC: A Cowboy TownIf you're seeking a unique adventure and the chance to experience the Old West in the heart of North Carolina, then Love Valley is the p...
Live Theater Finds Their Permanent Home in StatesvilleFormerly known as the Statesville Community Theatre, Theatre Statesville has been around since 1958. As the only live theater f...
“One Call Removes it All” with HunkaJunk HaulingBrandon Crouch always wanted to be his own boss, but wasn’t sure how to start. Though he had many great ideas, with a full-time...
Property Matters, Because People MatterProperty Matters was founded by a man who couldn’t believe in the name anymore than he already does, Bryan George. “I love that name,” s...
Flowers that Tell a StoryDenise Arciszewski has always been a farmer at heart. Though she made her career in aerospace, she loves to tell stories about ...
A Motocross Park For All AgesWhen Joel Suggs found out the dirt bike park that he frequently visited with his children might soon be closing, he took matter...
A Home Run in a Small TownIf you’ve stopped at a convenience store in the area, there’s a good chance that you visited one of the many Home Run Markets. ...
Local Store Featuring a Local AuthorIf you visit GG’s Art Frames Gifts, you are sure to find something you like. “We have a little of everything for everybody”...
Cars Donated to Iredell-Statesville SchoolsAs a thank you to our students for participating in the Ford social media challenge our students received a thank you from Ford Motor Co...
Love United Iredell – 14 Days of Local ImpactLove United Iredell is a 14-day fundraiser (April 11-25th) that unites a community around local causes and nonprofits.
Richard J. Harris, A Beloved StatesvillianFrom the book Preserving Our Heritage Copyright © 1998 Republished with permission from Secure Development CorporationA young lad, but 1...
United Way’s Endowment for the Future receives a Substan... Sponsored by United Way of Iredell CountyStatesville native Mary Dawne Clark has joined the Legacy Circle with a substantial planned gif...
Mr. Quick: Journey To The Top Of Depot HillArticle by Cynthia Carson-Turner From the book Preserving Our Heritage Copyright © 1998 Republished with permission from Secure Devel...
Black Entrepreneurs: The Kimbrough FamilyFrom the book Preserving Our Heritage Copyright © 1998 Republished with permission from Secure Development CorporationWilliam Gaston Kim...
Coloring StatesvilleCOLORING MY TOWN creates fun educational coloring books customized for individual communities via the sponsorship of its local businesse...
An Up and Coming Leader in StatesvilleMolly Smyth, Junior at South Iredell High School, was selected to be part of the NC Governor's Page Program.The Governor's Page Program ...
Seasons May Change, But Memories Last a Lifetime!Article by Catherine Diehl Howard Family Farm - Harmony, NC is a place that changes with every season, but the one thing that never c...
Never a Fee for HistoryArticle by Alexis Mason Photo by Isaac MasonMarcus Garvey once said, “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin an...
Love Cultivates More Than ProduceArticle by Alexis Mason Tucked away beautifully in the hills of northern Iredell County, sits a garden oasis in the peace and quiet. ...
A Real Life Cowboy Amongst UsArticle by Alexis Mason In the northern half of the county resides one of the many real life cowboys that calls Iredell home. With an...
Developing the Future of AgricultureArticle by Alexis Mason Photo by Isaac MasonFor many, finding your passion can be a difficult task. The search to find the one thing ...