Mooresville Tribune - Daily
 July 20, 2018

TOP STORY

Saddling up soon: Fall opening planned for equestrian center

A letter and a love of horses inspired Mooresville residents Jochen and Bianca Wittgraefe to create Lakeside Farms and Stables, a new eques… Read more

LATEST NEWS

Target's latest sale is aimed at underpaid teachers who buy their own classroom supplies

The retailer is offering a 15 percent school supply discount for teachers through July 21. Read more

Man stopped in Mooresville had cache of pills

A man driving through Iredell County admitted having 103 prescription pills and marijuana in his car after officers pulled him over, author… Read more

'We're fighting against our own country': Trump's tariffs on Mexico are causing layoffs in U.S.

The layoffs have already begun. The company now employs fewer than 400 workers, down from about 500 before the tariffs took effect last month. Temporary contract workers have been let go. Some permanent workers have left for other jobs, in anticipation of a new wave of employment losses or the possible shuttering of the plant. Read more

Iredell deputy on motorcycle killed in collision with another deputy

An Iredell County Sheriff's Office deputy with more than 23 years of service in Iredell County was killed Wednesday afternoon in a wreck wi… Read more

Motorcyclist killed in wreck involving Iredell deputy

A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday afternoon in a wreck that also involved an Iredell County Sheriff’s Office vehicle on Taylorsville Highway. Read more

Mandalay Bay sues Las Vegas massacre victims saying it has 'no liability of any kind'

The company that owns the Las Vegas hotel where a gunman opened fire last year has filed lawsuits against more than 1,000 people who survived the massacre, arguing that it has "no liability of any kind" for the attack. Read more

Former Mooresville resident publishes children’s book

Nancy Peek Youngdahl, a former Mooresville resident, has written a new book, “My Nana Was A Free-Range Kid.” A juvenile nonfiction publicat… Read more

Galleries

GALLERY: Iredell Crime Watch

Iredell mugshots: Top bond amounts, Oct. 19-25. Click on the link to view the gallery. Read more

GALLERY: Iredell mugshots, Sept. 21-27

Iredell mugshots: Top bond amounts, Sept. 21-27. Click on the link to view the gallery. Read more

SPORTS

5 Spinners names all stars

The Mooresville Spinners have loaded the bases in regards to accounting for position players tabbed to represent the organization during th… Read more

All-State Games: Area stars set to shine

Immediate area-groomed sports stars are on track to be among the ones shining during the course of this week’s annual North Carolina Coache… Read more

Moors’ sibling stays alive for Area III title

Still swinging. Read more

OBITUARIES

Fulford, Muriel

Muriel Fulford MOORESVILLE Muriel Isabell Loud Fulford, 97, of Mooresville, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 16, 2018, at Gordon Hospi… Read more

Smith, Nancy Welch "Carole"

MOORESVILLE Nancy Welch "Carole" Smith, 88, of Mooresville, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., F… Read more

Stout, Teresa Morris

MOORESVILLE Teresa Morris Stout, 59, of Mooresville, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018. All services will be private. Cavin-Cook Funeral H… Read more

Johnston, Edith Wilson

MOORESVILLE Edith Wilson Johnston, 90, of Mooresville, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018, at Brian Center in Mooresville. She was born Ap… Read more

Izzo, Louis

MOORESVILLE Louis Izzo, 75, of Mooresville, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018, at Carillon Assisted Living in Mooresville. He was born Apri… Read more

McNeal, Annie

MOORESVILLE Ms. Annie Louise Reddick McNeal, 81, of Mooresville, died Saturday, July 14, 2018. Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday,… Read more

Faiver, Rita Ann

MOORESVILLE Rita Ann Faiver, 75, of Mooresville, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018. She was a gentle and loving person. She is survived b… Read more

Sheets, Ruth Jeanette

TERRELL Ruth Jeanette "Jean" Morris Sheets, 89, of Terrell, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born on February 11, 1929, in Rowa… Read more

Morrow, Shirley Ann Robbins

MOORESVILLE Shirley Ann Robbins Morrow, 79, of Mooresville, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. Shi… Read more

Wellman, Nada Jean Mauney

STATESVILLE Mrs. Nada M. Wellman, went home to be with her Lord and family Thursday, July 12, 2018, with her family by her side. Born Nov. … Read more

OPINION

STAN THOMPSON COLUMN: Hal’s conning the ship of state

A lot of very smart people today are alarmed about the emergence of artificial intelligence, or AI. Read more