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CDDC President Alan Bishop Honored at NC Main Street Conference

Recently Alan Bishop, the Concord Downtown Development Corporation's president, was recognized for his work in the community at the NC Main Street Conference.

Concord Native Serves in the U.S. Navy with Commander, Task Force 70

A Concord, North Carolina, native and 2011 Northwest Cabarrus High School graduate is serving in the U.S. Navy half a world away.

Sanfilippo Syndrome: The Rare Genetic Disorder that Inspired the Fadden Family to Start Aislinn’s Wish Foundation

Aislinn was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder called Sanfilippo Syndrome. Her family created Aislinn’s Wish Foundation to help find a cure.

Cabarrus Health Alliance Receives 'Project Public Health Ready' Designation

CHA is the first local health department in the state of NC to receive the 'Project Public Health Ready' designation from the National Association of County and City Health Officials.

A Cabarrus County Schools’ Teacher Recently Featured in a National Magazine

Emily Francis, an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher at W.M. Irvin Elementary School, was recently in a People.com magazine article.

Charlotte Resident Haylah is Creating Mats for the Homeless Out of Recycled Grocery Bags

And she needs your help.

Local Concord Radio Celebrity Robert D. Raiford Passes Away

It was recently announced that local Concord radio celebrity Robert D. Raiford had passed away at 89.

Cabarrus High School Students Compete in 5th Chopped-Style Chef Challenge

Student teams of 10 each representing Cabarrus County high schools compete to create the healthiest holiday dish.

Local Concord Resident Tackles Cancer with Proton Therapy, A Radical Treatment

Concord, NC resident Jim Jewell discusses his experience with Proton Therapy, a radical cancer treatment option that has been under the mainstream radar since its creation.

Bikin' Dads Adventures: "Building Stronger Relationships One Adventure at a Time"

Concord's Bikin' Dads Adventures is a local nonprofit that hopes to encourage all fathers to be more involved in the lives of their children and those around them.

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