Posted on 20 August 2014.
Carolina Rapids youth soccer players practiced on Bailey Road Park’s new turf field Tuesday. See a gallery of photos below from Tuesday’s dedication. (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
Poor field conditions have long been a headache for Lake Norman area athletes. Last spring, Carolina Rapids Soccer Club games or practices were canceled an astounding 35 percent of the time last because of rain or unusable fields, the group’s director says.
That’s why after years of discussions the nonprofit club partnered earlier this year with the Town of Cornelius Parks, Arts, Recreation & Culture (PARC) to help pay for artificial turf fields at Bailey Road Park in Cornelius. Read the full story
Posted in Bailey Road, Cornelius, Nonprofit news, PARC, Photo of the Day, Planning & Development, public spaces, Sports, Top Stories, Town Hall
Posted on 12 August 2014.
Posted in Cornelius, Photo of the Day
Posted on 08 August 2014.
Posted in Lake Norman, Peninsula, Photo of the Day
Posted on 18 July 2014.
Posted in Bailey Road, Photo of the Day, Schools
Posted on 17 July 2014.
Our photographer found these Purple Passion Flowers in her back yard on Floral Lane after a storm Monday. (Hannah Plank/CorneliusNews.net)
Purple Passion Flowers are found on a vine that’s common across the Southeast. The name comes from the fact that the flower’s parts were once thought to represent aspects of the Passion, or the Christian crucifixion story. Read more about them on Wildflowers.org.
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Posted in Downtown and old Cornelius, Photo of the Day