Downtown Kannapolis, INC

Summer Events – Volunteers needed for DKI Information Tent

DKI needs volunteers!  Contact David Miller dkimembership@gmail.com or use the Contact Us link on the home page. Summer is here and it’s time for fantastic events in downtown Kannapolis! Saturday, July 11th, will be the Kannapolis Cruise-In and DKI will have a tent at this event. The tent needs to be set up by 2pm and […]

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RCCC Spring Personal Enrichment Classes

Enrich your life and your health with classes through Rowan-Cabarrus Community College.   Class Schedule   Visit often to see which classes pique your interest!   Provide us with your suggestions for future classes, using the class suggestion form.   Online registration and payment is available for personal enrichment and healthy living courses!   -Go […]

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Cheatham Lab Needs Your Help

The Cheatham Lab in the UNC Nutrition Research Institute is in need of parents who are willing to volunteer for an hour to let them practice using their EEG nets on their six to eight month old babies. Volunteers will be compensated and babies will receive a teddy bear. Contact the Cheatham Lab to sign-up.  […]

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Kannapolis wants public dialogue on downtown – The Independent Tribune: News

Kannapolis wants public dialogue on downtown – The Independent Tribune: News.

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The Official Signing for the Purchase of the Downtown Kannapolis Property

Kannapolis City Mayor Darrell Hinnent stands with a unified City Council. Each Council Member took their turn signing the resolution for purchase. Kannapolis City Council (left to right):  Tom Kincaid, Dianne Berry, Ryan Dayvault (Mayor Pro Tem), Darrell Hinnent (Kannapolis Mayor), Roger Haas, Darrell Jackson, and Doug Wilson. Kannapolis Mayor, Darrell Hinnent, holds the signed resolution Monday […]

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Kannapolis downtown under new ownership – The Independent Tribune: News

Kannapolis downtown under new ownership – The Independent Tribune: News.

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Kannapolis aims to reshape city with purchase of downtown – The Independent Tribune: News

Kannapolis aims to reshape city with purchase of downtown – The Independent Tribune: News.

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First Presbyterian Presents The Last Supper

This year at 8pm on Palm Sunday, First Presbyterian will present a production of The Last Supper. The special service is free and will last about an hour beginning with special music. A nursery will be provided.

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Three Generations Have Run Virginia’s in Kannapolis

Becky Hoyser still has the outfit she wore on her first date with her husband in 1980. It was a red v-neck sweater with tartan skirt. It came from Virginia’s.

“I was just taken with it,” Hoyser says, wistfully.

For generations, women in Rowan and Cabarrus counties have known the place to go to find timeless, classic fashions.

For 73 years, Virginia’s has been a mainstay of Downtown Kannapolis. Melanie Davis Keziah represents the shop’s third generation of ownership, and spoke March 2 about the store’s long history to about 50 people at the Kannapolis History Associates meeting.

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Update! March Downtown Kannapolis, Inc General Business Meeting – Change of Day to March 12th

Please make note that the March Downtown Kannapolis, Inc General Business Meeting has been moved up to Thursday the 12th – same time and location. We will be hosting Mike Legg, City Manager for Kannapolis.  Mr. Legg will be giving us an update on the purchase of the property in downtown Kannapolis. We are encouraging everyone […]

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