Lake Norman Legends: The Wampus

Search for: NEWS Lake Norman Legends: The Wampus There are numerous legends about Lake Norman and its surrounding area, some of which have been around for over a century. The oldest of these concerns a semi-mythical creature called the wampus. According to an October...

The Gnome Man

Search for: NEWS The Gnome Man   Beginning in the late 1970s, Thomas Fetzer Clark, known locally as “Tom” or “T-bird Tommy,” began a second career that would make him famous around the world. Clark grew up in Elizabethtown, North Carolina, and graduated from...

Davidson Lights Up!

Search for: NEWS Davidson Lights Up! ​Accustomed as we are to the sparkling nighttime lights of Davidson’s streets and buildings, it’s hard for us to imagine what things were like before electric lighting. Buildings in the town and on campus, lit by dim gas and...