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Kannapolis

(kənăp`əlĭs), city (1990 pop. 29,696), Cabarrus and Rowan counties, W central N.C.; founded 1906, inc. 1984. It began as a planned company town and was owned by Cannon Mills (later part of Pillowtex, which went into bankruptcy), known for its production of household linens and textiles. Cannon Village includes the Fieldcrest Cannon Textile Museum and Exhibition Hall and a tribute to native son Dale EarnhardtEarnhardt, Dale
(Ralph Dale Earnhardt, Sr.) , 1951–2001, American auto racing driver widely regarded as stock car racing's greatest star, b. Kannapolis, N.C. The 1979 National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) Rookie of the Year, he became, initially in
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Or Daniel Hemric of Kannapolis, North Carolina, who followed hero Dale Earnhardt Sr.
Meritage Homes has closed on the purchase of 231 approved lots within the Kellswater Bridge community in Kannapolis, North Carolina. Construction is projected to start in August 2018 and is expected to include a mix of ranch and two-story single-family detached homes.
Born in Kannapolis, North Carolina, Hampton had joined the marines out of high school in July 1942.
The Kannapolis, North Carolina, native recently clinched a fifth consecutive appearance in the championship-deciding Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and is a two-time winner of the prestigious Daytona 500.
Growing up in Kannapolis, North Carolina as the son of a NASCAR star, the younger Earnhardt usually got to come to the races at Martinsville because it is just over 100 miles from his hometown.
The 61 year old CaliforniaA[degrees]based multiA[degrees] millionaire said the team, which has yet to secure an engine partner, would have its main base in Kannapolis, North Carolina, with a satellite operation in Europe.
"That means a person would lose one pound after five intense exercise bouts if they resisted the temptation to eat more," the Daily Mail quoted researcher David Nieman, of Appalachian State University in Kannapolis, North Carolina, U.S.
Located in Kannapolis, North Carolina, the NCRC is over one million square feet in size.
Boucher-Bessent, RDH, BS, public health dental hygienist and dental program manager at Cabarrus Health Alliance in Kannapolis, North Carolina, and adjunct faculty, Department of Dental Ecology, at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
Devoting ample time to living-room chats with laid-off textile workers in Kannapolis, North Carolina, as well as former high-tech workers in Seattle and Florida--whose pink-slip indignation was compounded when they were forced to train their Indian replacements--Spotts' film lays bare the personal devastation of job loss.
The school is located in Kannapolis, North Carolina, a small town known for being the home of Cannon Mills.
The unionization of 5,000 workers at a Fieldcrest Cannon plant in Kannapolis, North Carolina, cracking open the bastion of Sun Belt conservatism, has the sweetness of a Norma Rae labor victory delayed since the collapse of the CIO's Operation Dixie.