Posted on 16 September 2014.
Posted in Fire calls
Posted on 09 September 2014.
Posted in Fire calls, Peninsula
Posted on 08 September 2014.
Cornelius firefighters resumed searching for the missing man Monday morning. (Jonathan Cox/CorneliusNews.net)
By JONATHAN COX
Firefighters have recovered the body of a man who drowned Sunday night while boating off the Belle Isle Drive area on Lake Norman in Cornelius.
The body of Ryan Lavar Billingslea, 36, of Charlotte, was located with sonar and recovered Monday afternoon.
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Posted in Cornelius, Fire calls, Lake Norman, Nantz Road, Peninsula, Police blotter, Police Blotter, Public safety
Posted on 30 August 2014.
Posted in Fire calls, Huntersville, Police Blotter
Posted on 28 August 2014.
Samantha Marshall (right) talks with sister Charlie Marshall and son Marshall Medford Thursday at Charlie’s Coffee House LKN. (Jonathan Cox/CorneliusNews.net)
Views from inside the condo following the fire (photo Charlie Marshall)
By JONATHAN COX
Samantha Marshall is trying to cope with the loss of her possessions in a fire that destroyed most of her Bailey Road home Wednesday. While struggling to deal with the tragedy, she said she has been encouraged by the generosity of neighbors and friends, who have banded together to help her family by raising funds or donating clothes and supplies.
On Thursday, Marshall was at her sister’s coffee shop, Charlie’s Coffeehouse, just a block from the burned-out condo. She said she felt Cornelius was a close-knit community after moving here 2 1/2 years ago, but she still is surprised by people’s generosity after the fire.
“It’s ridiculous; people I don’t even know are dropping off money and gift cards,” she said. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Fire calls, Life in Cornelius, Oakhurst
Posted on 27 August 2014.
Posted in Bailey Road, Cornelius, Fire calls, Oakhurst