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This Week at DFM: July 31

NEWS   Don't miss these items available at market: Coldwater Creek Farm has red okra, blueberries, fennel, and kohlrabi; Two Pigs Farm has free-range chicken and eggs, grass fed lamb, and beef; How Sweet It Is! has pound cake, cookies, and muffins; and Herr Fresh...

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Five Wildcats Named to Preseason All-PFL Team

  SPORTS   ST. LOUIS – Five Wildcats were named to the Preseason All-Pioneer Football League Team, announced by the league Wednesday. Davidson landed three on the offensive side, backfield mates Dylan Sparks and Coy Williams, along with offensive lineman Khalil...

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Less Than One Second – In Olympic Time

  SPORTS   Incoming Davidson first year student Evy Leibfarth, a 17-year-old from Bryson City, North Carolina, missed the finals of the Olympic Kayak Slalom by less than one second. The tenth-place semifinalist had a time of 111.76, Evy had a 112.73. Evy was the...

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College COVID Vaccination Policies

NEWS   [The following information is available on the Davidson College Fall 2021-Spring 2022 website.] We’re implementing these policies to limit any potential outbreak in our community. Evidence suggests that getting vaccinated protects you and everyone around...

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McIntosh Law Firm Congratulates Jim Fuller

  NEWS Two weeks ago the News of Davidson shared Commissioner Jim Fuller's poetic announcement that he would not be seeking re-election. You can read his Seuss-inspired words here. This week the staff at McIntosh Law Firm reached out to us to ask if we would share...

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Life at Davidson College in the 1840s and 1850s

  DAVIDSON HISTORY Cornelia Shaw, in her history of Davidson College, writes of an unsigned sketch entitled “Davidson in the Forties,” which was found among the papers of Dr. Jethro Rumple, who graduated in 1850. It is one of only a few descriptions of college life at...

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In Memoriam: The Reverend Gary David Steber

  IN MEMORIAM The Reverend Gary David Steber was born on January 29, 1937 and peacefully entered the nearer presence of the Lord on July 23, 2021. Gary was born in Mobile, Ala., graduated from Murphy High School in Mobile, and then entered The University of the South...

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Latest COVID Data for Davidson

  NEWS   The following information was provided by the Town of Davidson and includes data from Mecklenburg County:  Overall, over the last 14 days, there has been an increase county-wide of laboratory confirmed infections, hospitalizations due to infection, and...

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Beep, Beep!

  NEWS   At the last Town Board meeting Mayor Rusty Knox let the cat out of the bag about a special program coming to town. Knox enthusiastically announced that “we were the only town in the state” to get Beep. What’s Beep? Beep is a Florida-based autonomous...

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Odo Named an Allstate AFCA Good Works Team Nominee

  SPORTS   NORTHBROOK, Ill. – Allstate and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) have announced the list of nominees for the 2021 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team including Davidson rising-senior Chibuike "ChiChi" Odo. Odo is the sixth Wildcat to earn a...

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Two Davidson Lands Conservancy Events – July 24

  NEWS Woods to Wetlands - A Family Hike Join World of Wonder and local naturalist, Rob Van Epps, on July 24 at 8:45 a.m. at West Branch Nature Preserve parking lot (18232 Shearer Road, Davidson, NC 28036) for a hike through wildlife rich habitats. We will learn about...

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