William John Specht (MOORESVILLE, N.C.)

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Mr. William John Specht, Jr., age 66, of Mooresville, N.C., died Tuesday, September 16, 2008, at his residence. Born December 11, 1941, in Jamaica, N.Y., he was a Army veteran of the Vietnam War and a...

Lowe's has strong 4Q as job market improves

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Lowe's fourth-quarter profit climbed as an improving...Investment Research was for earnings of 44 cents per share.Revenue for the Mooresville, North Carolina, company rose to $12.54 billion from $11.66...

Team Penske looks to snap IndyCar winless skid at Iowa Speedway

...Sprint Cup series, was able to move back to its shop in Concord, N.C., this week. The shop suffered extensive damage in a fire in early May.The team had temporarily worked out of Team Penske facilities in Mooresville, N.C.

Lowe's rides improving housing market to strong third quarter

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Lowe's third-quarter earnings jumped 17 percent as home improvement retailers continue to rebound from a tough...

N.C. town is home to majority of race teams

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - There are more ratchet wrenches...Virginia state line and Charlotte, Mooresville has become the popular choice of many...the Mecca of stock-car racing, but Mooresville now considers itself as the sport's...

NASCAR breaks ground on school for mechanics

MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- Young gear-heads and...5 Off 5 On center will be located in Mooresville, a small town 25 miles north of Charlotte...Melanie O'Connell Underwood of the Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce...

Other sports
Aide: Earnhardt twice fell asleep at wheel

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) - The mystery surrounding...conditions," said Hawk, who runs the Mooresville racing and marketing company owned by...McLeod on Monday and went to his home in Mooresville. He went to an undisclosed hospital...

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Newsmaker: Roger Penske

MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- Legendary car owner Roger Penske will turn 68 on Feb...Those are things we want to do in the future. Being out here (in Mooresville) we don't have to worry about being in town and some of the noise...

NASCAR's Hollywood

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - The floors were swept and polished, the carpets cleaned...motto is, "Racing was built here. Racing belongs here." Nearby Mooresville calls itself "Race City, USA." Everything between Greensboro, N...

Driver apologizes following arrest for drunken driving

MOORESVILLE, N.C. --- NASCAR driver AJ Allmendinger was arrested early Thursday on a charge of drunken driving. Mooresville police said Allmendinger failed a field sobriety test after he was pulled over. Allmendinger, who drives the No...