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Winter Weather Preparedness Month

This is winter weather preparedness week in NC.  Its a time to make sure your home, car, and more are winter ready and learn how to stay safe during the cold winter months ahead.  A few things

Traffic stop leads to drug charges

Two Morganton men are facing numerous drug charges following a traffic stop on Interstate 40 in Iredell County.  Police say a search of a vehicle turned up nearly 30 grams of powder cocaine and 72 grams of

Second Officer Fired

Another Caldwell County Sheriffs Deputy has been fired after violating a policy relating to operation during emergency response on November 17th.  According to the Sheriffs office Joshua Aaron Moses was relieved of his duties on November 18th. 

Jack in the Box Robbed

Police in Conover are investigating an armed robbery that was reported Sunday night.  According to reports, the suspect held up the Jack in the Box.  He was wearing a black ski mask and was armed with a

Snow in Mountains

If If You’re headed to the northern mountain areas today, be ready to deal with some snow.  Areas from Boone to all across the Tennessee Border could see 3 to 6 inches of snow through Tuesday morning

Christmas Town USA Starts Monday

The town of McAdenville celebrates its 64th as Christmas Town USA tonight.  The lights will come on tonight at 5:30pm and will be on nightly through December 26th.  Visitors can enjoy the light display Mon through Fri

Candidate Filing Begins

Candidates wanting to run for most offices in the 2020 elections can begin filing today,  Filing begins at noon today and ends at noon on Friday December 20th.  the 2020 primary is March 3rd with the general

McAdenville Lights go on Monday

 The arrival of the holiday season means more traffic for the Gaston County community of McAdenville, also known as Christmas Town, USA.​​ The town will kick off its 64th year of this popular free attraction at 5

Holiday Shopping Safety

If you see something, say something. Call the City of Lenoir Police Department at 757-2100 to report suspicious behavior. Call 911 if you have an emergency or see someone committing a crime. Have a Happy Thanksgiving and