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Possible Winter Weather Thursday

The Catawba Valley area could see some mixed wintry precipitation Thursday.  Right now, it’s not clear exactly how much or what type of precipitation but it looks like more of a rain/snow mix for Thursday afternoon an

Investigation leads to drug arrests

In December 2019, detectives with the Burke County Sheriff’s Office began investigating complaints of possible drug activity at 1726 Suburban Drive, Lot 17, Morganton. Subsequent to a lengthy investigation, detectives were able to establish that illegal sells

Man dies in police custody

On Monday, February 17, 2020 at approximately 10:30 a.m. Hickory Police Officers responded to the Red Roof Inn, located at 1184 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd SE, after receiving information about an individual in a white vehicle that was

Police locate person who made threat

Response to Threatening Messages on Social Media For immediate release: February 17, 2020 (Lenoir) — The investigation that began at midnight in response to threatening messages toward the Caldwell County Schools, primarily Hudson Middle School, has led

Missing Man Could be in Burke County

Details: The Jacksonville, NC Police Department is attempting to locate Michael Francischelli who was last seen on February 12, 2020 walking away from the Foothills Regional Airport off NC 18 North, in Burke County. He was wearing

Police investigate social media school threat

Caldwell County Schools and Hudson Police have issued statements concerning threatening social media messages directed at the school district, particularly Hudson Middle school.  The school district said in a press release that the social media account where

Early morning house fire

 Fire investigators near Crowders Mountain in Gaston County are working to determine what caused a fire that destroyed a home early this morning.  According to reports, multiple departments were called to the home on Linwood Road during the early morning hours. 

Lenoir Public Meeting

The City of Lenoir and the Unifour Consortium will hold a public meeting on Tuesday to give the public an opportunity to comment for the Consolidated Plan for the City and the Consortium.  The plan is to