Happy birthday America! Fireworks for all!

Mount Pleasant held its celebration Saturday and everyone had a great time. Below are some of the celebrations we know about. If you know of others in the area shoot me an email mark@radiofreecabarrus.com Fireworks at the Bojangles’ Summer Shootout Fans will see fireworks on and off the track as Charlotte Motor Speedway kicks off a busy Fourth of July… More →

NBC’s Joe Howard wins media mayhem at Summer Shootout

After I started on the pole, Howard smoked me in the first corner and never looked back. It was a lot of fun racing and if I get another chance next year I vow to be faster –Mark Plemmons Hot night of racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway CONCORD, N.C. – Historically, rookies struggle at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but that didn’t… More →

Kannapolis Y hard hit by storm

[View the story “Stormy Saturday in Kannapolis” on Storify] Here is a Storify collection about Saturday’s storm in Kannapolis.

Yoga Day, concerts, and more

Union Street Live Too Much Sylvia and the Kodiak Brotherhood play on two different stages in Downtown Concord as the Union Street Live concert series continues tonight (June 18). The concerts are every third Thursday during the summer. Band of Oz Saturday in Village Park The Band of Oz plays Saturday at the Village Park Amphitheater as the Kannapolis Summer… More →

Cabarrus Summer Reading Program kicking off June 15

The Summer Reading Program encourages summer reading and education through programs and events around a centralized theme. Dates: June 15-August 15 SRP Themes: Birth to 3 – “Every Hero has a Story” Ages 4-12 – “Every Hero has a Story” Teens – “Unmask!” Adults – “Escape the Ordinary” Any Cabarrus County resident can participate. The program divides participants into groups… More →

Looking for fun in Cabarrus this weekend?

Kaleidoscope Arts Festival May 30, 12-4 p.m. Downtown Kannapolis Learn More High-tech heroes hit the big screen Lawn screening of ‘Big Hero 6″ May 29, 8:45 p.m. Village Park, Kannapolis Call: 704-920-4343 Visit the Farmers Market American Legion Baseball Sunday – Kannapolis Post 115 at Concord Post 51 7 p.m. at Central Cabarrus Gain ‘Perpetual Insights’ New exhibition at The… More →

#SupportCabArts: Cabarrus Arts Council promotes the arts

The Cabarrus Arts Council promotes arts of all kinds and exposes more than 30,000 students each year to music, dance, drama and more.

Cabarrus County begins construction, renovation

During the next few months, several Cabarrus County Government sites will undergo planned renovations. Major projects currently in process or scheduled include renovations to the Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, Frank Liske Park, and the Cabarrus County Courthouse and Courthouse Annex. A breakdown of these projects is as follows: Cabarrus County Arena and Events Center Mechanical upgrades Location: 4751 NC-49,… More →

Former Northwest Cabarrus Trojans playing in the Pros

Bradley Pinion signs with the San Franciso 49ers It’s official! Ready to get to work!! #49ers A photo posted by Bradley Pinion (@bpinion92) on May 11, 2015 at 6:36pm PD Kyle Seager keeps slugging Corey Seager moving closer to LA Your browser does not support iframes. Former Trojan Corey Seager is now at Triple-A Oklahoma City after a red shot… More →

Gold, Legos, barbecue and a lot more, got to get jiggy with it

Barbecue, music and more Friday and Saturday in Kannapolis See a huge hall filled with custom LEGO creations, build with thousands of bricks in the Free Build Room, meet Hollywood visual effects artist and BrickNerd.com podcaster and builder Tommy Williamson, learn new building techniques and get hands-on experience with Mindstorms robots, see professional customizer Jared K. Burks’ custom minifigure display,… More →