As Iredell County braces for an expected surge in Covid-19 diagnoses, many local residents and businesses are rolling up their sleeves, showing what community is all about.
Across the nation and in Iredell, first responders and healthcare providers face a severe shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE), including face masks (especially N-95s), protective eyewear (such as safety goggles), plastic face shields and gloves.
Mark your calendars, Mooresville. We’re gonna have a debate!
The Scoop is partnering with YOU, the Mooresville community, to get to know our town board candidates and their platforms a bit better. We will hold a candidate forum on Thursday, Sept. 21, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Joe V. Knox Auditorium in the Charles Mack Citizens Center.
It’s easy to see why Claire Connelly and Fabian Elmes became “baes.” Their shared passions and work ethic, combined with skills they learned from past professions, catapulted the powerhouse couple into creating what quickly became one of the most-loved food trucks in the Greater Charlotte area: Bae’s Burgers.
In September — within just a few years of moving their belongings, including the food truck, from Miami to be closer to family in Statesville — Connelly and her husband Elmes had grown enough to trade-in their food truck for a storefront in Downtown Mooresville.
I was a newspaper reporter in Mooresville, NC for a decade and covered local government issues from 2003 to 2006.