News Briefs: February 2015

News Briefs: February 2015

Council holds public hearing regarding lewd conduct, massage parlors The Pineville Town Council held a public hearing, during its recent meeting on Feb. 10, regarding…

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Modern changes arrive in downtown Pineville

Modern changes arrive in downtown Pineville

With nine storefront properties available for purchase or lease, a new four-way intersection at Church and Main streets in development and a new townhome community…

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Fighting cystic fibrosis, one mile at a time

Fighting cystic fibrosis, one mile at a time

Alana Sult’s life changed early last year. The owner of Two on Earth Bakery Café in downtown Pineville was diagnosed with Stage 0 breast cancer…

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Pineville Elementary pioneers county recycling, composting program

Pineville Elementary pioneers county recycling, composting program

Pineville Elementary School is helping create healthier soil through a new composting and recycling program launched last month. Mecklenburg County’s Wipe Out Waste Program guided…

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Extra lanes on I-485 through Pineville become area of contention

Extra lanes on I-485 through Pineville become area of contention

While the recent Interstate 485 expansion has created some rush-hour relief on the southwestern part of the highway that runs through Pineville, extra lanes built…

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Pineville couple launches “The Little Free Library”

Pineville couple launches “The Little Free Library”

Bill and Judy Phillips have called Pineville home for 38 years. A year and a half ago, Bill read an article about a free, neighborhood…

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Council modifies weapons code, term lengths

Council modifies weapons code, term lengths

The Pineville Town Council unanimously passed two changes to the town’s code and charter that will affect the town’s operations, at its recent meeting on…

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Faith Notes: February 2015

Faith Notes: February 2015

Pineville UMC to celebrate Ash Wednesday, sets dates for summer camps Pineville United Methodist Church will celebrate Ash Wednesday on Feb. 18 with a Drive…

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Education Notes: February 2015

Education Notes: February 2015

South Meck welcomes writer and retired actor as guest speaker Lisa Jakub, a writer and retired actor, will speak at South Mecklenburg High School on…

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Sports Shorts: February 2015

Sports Shorts: February 2015

Local girls’ teams finishing 4A So. Meck 8 play strong South Meck (15-7, 10-3 in So. Meck 8) has won 11 of its last 13…

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