Publication: Shelby Star

First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Attracting new retail: How some look to stop the "bleed" of customers leaving the county

Hundreds of Cleveland County residents leave the county to shop.Charlotte, Gaffney, Gastonia and Spartanburg attract business - and tax revenue - away from the county.But a movement is starting to keep those sales within county borders.“We want to stop ... [Published Shelby Star - 3 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Who are the shoeless robbers? Latest gunman spotted near Burns High; $500 reward offered

UPDATED 3:04 P.M.SHELBY - Despite a $500 cash reward, authorities continue to seek leads in a rash of recent armed robberies at convenience stores throughout the county.And the number of robberies continues to rise.The one thing all the gunmen have in ... [Published Shelby Star - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

More armed robberies reported in county

Yesterday, we shared surveillance stills from recent unsolved armed robbery cases in the city and county. Sounds like more occurred just last night, and authorities say it could be the same suspect. We have calls out to law enforcement now and will update ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

How did our state representatives vote this week?

Capital CorrespondenceHouse Roll-Call VotesHB 625 _ Zoning for Health Care Structure (Concurrence Vote): Provides that counties may establish zoning regulations for temporary family health care structures. Introduced by Rep. Tim Moffitt, R-Buncombe.Adopted ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

County potato project seeks volunteers Saturday

The Cleveland County Potato Project is conducting its first open harvest Saturday at 9 a.m. Harvesting will be at a site on Metcalf Road in Shelby. Please bring your own box and/or bags. Harvesters are reminded that these potatoes are grown to provide ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Modified moped driver cited by police, hospitalized after wreck (updated 5:34 p.m.)

Updated 5:34 p.m.A man driving a modified moped that did not belong to him was hospitalized following a wreck Thursday and cited by police.The moped collided with a van on East Marion Street Thursday afternoon.A van was pulling out from Cline Street onto ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

What's coming to uptown? Long vacant historic spot has new owners

A long vacant corner spot in uptown Shelby won't be empty much longer.And while officials aren't publicly saying what is planned to fill the one-time Hudson's Department store location at 213 S. Lafayette St., beside Joe's Place, they do want you to know ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

County law enforcement seek leads in rash of robberies

Sent moments ago by the Shelby Police Department:On July 23, 2014 at 2:04 a.m. the Shelby Police Department responded to an Armed Robbery that occurred at the One Stop Food Store located at 900 Fallston Road.  The suspect who was armed with a black in ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Event aims to inspire community to help kids

A student was suspended from school several times, had low grades and a rough home life.But when he was placed with a mentor in January, his teachers noticed a change.“His grades went up and his behavior changed,” said Communities in Schools mentoring ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Bike team travels cross country for literacy

Two men peddled their way into Shelby Wednesday afternoon, while biking across the country to raise awareness of illiteracy in third world countries.The two-man endurance team of Christian Teows and Ed Weaver started this journey on June 1 in Pacific ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Cyclist struck by car

A bicyclist was hit by a vehicle as both headed towards Shelby on Earl Road, according to North Carolina Highway Patrol.Devon Goins, the man hit by the vehicle, was treated for minor injuries.“He received minor injuries, at best,” Trooper C. Latham s ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Wreck in uptown Shelby injures two (updated 1:55 p.m.)

Updated 1:55 p.m.A Tuesday crash that injured two also closed part South Lafayette Street in uptown Shelby.A car traveling across South Lafayette Street on Arey Street was struck by a silver truck traveling north, according to Shelby Police Department ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]

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"I think the main focus right now is the retail cooridor of Highway 74," Anthony said. "The main thing right now is to identify the issues and challenges and anything we can do to make the area more attractive to retailers."
"Between us, Kings Mountain and Shelby, there have been at least 10 (robberies)" he said Friday
"It's a neat space inside, with two full floors and a mezzanine, and a lot of possibility."
"This concludes our service for the morning. There is no need for you to be here tonight, as the Jehovah s Witnesses among us will be knocking on your door within the hour."

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Attracting new retail: How some look to stop th... [Published Shelby Star - 3 hours ago]
Who are the shoeless robbers? Latest gunman spo... [Published Shelby Star - 21 hours ago]
More armed robberies reported in county [Published Shelby Star - Jul 25 2014]
County potato project seeks volunteers Saturday [Published Shelby Star - Jul 25 2014]
How did our state representatives vote this week? [Published Shelby Star - Jul 25 2014]
Modified moped driver cited by police, hospital... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
Van, moped wreck reported (updated 3:56 p.m.) [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
What's coming to uptown? Long vacant historic s... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
Van, moped wreck reported [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
Event aims to inspire community to help kids [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
County law enforcement seek leads in rash of ro... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
Bike team travels cross country for literacy [Published Shelby Star - Jul 24 2014]
Snow days? No problem: School board signs off o... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
Cleveland Corner: What would one-world church b... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
Cyclist struck by car [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
Child therapy facility wins office makeover, on... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
Do Shelby police need a new building? [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
Wound Healing Center has been changing lives fo... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 23 2014]
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Police: Man accused of running motorized scoote... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
Wreck in uptown Shelby injures two (updated 1:5... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
Wreck in uptown Shelby [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
Chalk Fest coming to uptown in August [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
EDITORIAL: Despite recent headlines, community ... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
Attempted armed robbery in Kings Mountain [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
Wet week in forecast [Published Shelby Star - Jul 22 2014]
Local musician dies at 85; Ray Ledford remember... [Published Shelby Star - Jul 21 2014]
Hampton Inn opening pushed to September [Published Shelby Star - Jul 21 2014]
K-9 apprehends suspect [Published Shelby Star - Jul 21 2014]
62nd anniversary: James and Claudine Maddox [Published Shelby Star - Jul 21 2014]
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