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Morganton Kmart to Close

The Morganton Kmart will be closing in March. The News Herald reports the store had survived multiple rounds of store closures but learned Thursday it would be part of 80 additional stores closing. The Liquidation sale is

3 Car Accident Causes Traffic Slow Down

A three-car collision on Interstate 40 slowed traffic yesterday morning on I-40 during post-holiday traffic. The accident occurred when Vernon Love failed to stop and hit the back of another vehicle causing a chain reaction. The Daily

Caldwell County Animal Shelter Fined

The Caldwell County Animal Control Shelter was fined by the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services after an injured dog died several hours after being brought in for treatment back in September.  The News Topic reports