Local News

Unemployment Rate Falls

The overall unemployment rate for the Hickory region fell in October to 6.1%.  Caldwell County’s rate for the month fell from 7.5% to 6.6%, while Burke County fell to 5.7% and Catawba County is now […]

Covid Numbers

Catawba County Public Health reported 2 Covid 19 associated deaths on Thursday.  There are currently 70 people hospitalized in Catawba County.  In Burke County there are 15 hospitalized with Covid 19.  Caldwell County reports 26 […]

Drug Arrest

Felony drug charges were brought against Ryne Joseph Hartung, 23.  He was arrested by the Burke County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday.  Felony possession of schedule 2 controlled substance is the charge.  Hartung is in jail […]

Local Sports News

The Scoreboard – December 5, 2020

David and Jeff discuss the new major changes coming to high school football for the 2021 season! Also the guys go over their picks for this week!

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