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BBQ Fundraiser

Catawba Valley Cattlemen’s Association Drive Thru ONLY- SPRING BBQ Saturday March 20, 2021 Serving 5PM – 7PM Hickory American Legion Fairgrounds- Newton, NC BBQ Beef Pinto Beans, Slaw and Bread PREPAID— $10 per plate AT THE DOOR—$12


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 continuing education

Country Ham Fundraiser

The Chesterfield Ruritan Club will have a country ham drive thru fundraiser on Saturday March 13 from 4-7pm.  $8 for adults $4 for children 12 and under.  Menu includes country ham, whipped potatoes, green beans, slaw, roll

Tuttle Educational State Forest

Tuttle Educational State Forest announces new times of operation. Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Features include: Accessible Paved Parking Lot Horseshoe Pit and Volleyball Court “Talking Trees” Hiking

Youth Baseball

Baseball sign-ups will be held every Tuesday and Thursday at the Gamewell Optimist park 6:00-7:30 pm Ages 4 and up.  For any further information contact Justin Spears at 828-308-8084.

Lifeguard Class

The City of Lenoir Parks and Recreation Department is offering a lifeguard certification class. Successful completion of the course may result in employment with the Lenoir Aquatic and Fitness Center. Participants must be 15 years old on

Irish Studies Event

Lenoir-Rhyne University announces it will host the 31st annual 2021 Southern Region Chapter of the American Conference for Irish Studies set to run from March 18-20. The conference, originally scheduled for November 2020, was pushed to March 2021 in

Breakfast In Gamewell

Gamewell Ruritan Club 3038 Morganton Blvd Lenoir, NC is starting back their monthly Buffet Breakfast Fundraiser Starts Saturday March 6th from 7am to 10am. All you can eat for $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for children. Menu

Dress to Impress Ministries 2021

Dress to Impress Ministries is local non-profit organization that gives away gently used prom/formal dresses, shoes, and jewelry to young ladies that aren’t able to get their perfect dress for prom. The best part is that we

Food Drive

Caldwell and Alexander Boy Scouts will be holding a drive thru drop off food drive on Saturday morning February 27th.  Locations include Food Lion stores in Lenoir, Hudson and Taylorsville.  Lowes Food in Taylorsville, Bethlehem Fire Dept