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Scholarships are now available to cover the cost of short-term workforce training programs at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute.  The Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Scholarship Program provides funds for eligible community college workforce […]

High Speed Internet Coming

Blue Ridge Energy has begun the engineering and construction of fiber-optic infrastructure to bring high-speed internet to parts of northern Caldwell County thanks to GREAT(Growing Rural Economies with Access to Technology) grant funding from the […]

$25,000 Bond

A Morganton man was arrested after fleeing from police.  Rocky Trent Walters 40, taken into custody by Caldwell County officers on Wednesday.  He faces felony fleeing to elude arrest and possession of schedule 2 controlled […]

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Spring HS Football 2021 – Week 1

Bunker Hill vs Hibriten

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House passes legislation protecting LGBTQ rights

On Thursday, the House passed legislation that would extend existing civil rights law to include sexual orientation and gender identity as protected characteristics. The bill would ensure equal treatment for LGBTQ individuals in areas including […]


Updated Coronavirus Information & Election Info

Election returns from the State Board of Elections https://er.ncsbe.gov/?election_dt=11/03/2020&county_id=0&office=FED&contest=0 Updated coronavirus information from state health officials. https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/public-health/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-response-north-carolina Updated coronavirus information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html Updated coronavirus information from Johns Hopkins […]