The 2020 Bond includes $80 million for a new I-SS high school The southern end of Iredell County has rapidly grown in recent years. Currently, there are 10,000 new houses being developed south of Troutman and across the southern end of our county. In the Iredell-Statesville Schools, both of our southern end high schools (Lake […]
Mooresville has long needed a new middle school–it was scrapped from the 2014 bond referendum–and now voters can help relieve overcrowding in the system. The 2020 school bond includes $35 million for a new Mooresville Middle School. The facility will be constructed on Rinehardt Road. The district purchased property several years ago in anticipation of […]
Mitchell Community College’s public safety program is critical to the well-being of every Iredell County resident. Mitchell Community College has a robust and successful Public Safety training program that provides training and certification to more than 1,500 law enforcement, fire, EMT, emergency management, telecommunicator, detention officer, and paramedic professionals in our community. These programs have […]
Our Schools First invited all candidates running for the Iredell-Statesville Schools Board of Education to help voters better understand their stance on public education. These are the responses we received, posted without editing. OS1 is not endorsing candidates in the 2020 primary election.
Our Schools First invited all candidates running for county commissioner to help voters learn more about their stances on public education. These are the responses we received, posted without editing. OS1 is not endorsing candidates in the March 3 primary.
To our community, Since the bond referendum has been placed on the March 3rd ballot, we have heard a recurring question from those in our community who are supportive of our schools but frustrated with the growth: Why aren’t those profiting off of all of the growth in our area responsible, at least in part, […]