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A Lenoir woman was convicted Wednesday of trying to steal three purses at a store in Burke County. Sharon Logan pleaded guilty and was sentenced to six to eight years in prison due to her criminal record,

CALDWELL COUNTY SCHOOLS MINISTERIAL COUNCIL CONVENES

At the inaugural meeting of the Caldwell County Schools Ministerial Council, more than 40 ministers representing different dominations and beliefs gathered at the Education Center by invitation from Superintendent Dr. Donald Phipps to explore further partnering opportunities

Seven People Injured in Crash on I-40

Seven people were injured, including four children in a crash that shut down part of I-40 yesterday morning. Andrea Royal was traveling in the left lane of the eastbound lanes when she lost control of her vehicle

Two Parties Involved in Marion Stabbing Identified

The two parties involved in a stabbing early Wednesday in Marion have been identified. The News Herald reports Ethan Landis of Spindale stabbed Daniel Crawford of Rutherfordton during an altercation near Chow Time Pizza. Crawford was sent

Playoffs Return to Hickory

Playoff basketball is coming back to Hickory after 16 years, that’s according to the Hickory Daily Record. The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced Tuesday afternoon that Lenoir-Rhyne’s Shuford Gym and CVCC’s Tarlton Complex will serve

Body Found in Morganton

In Morganton, law enforcement are investigating after a man’s body was found near the bridge on North Green Street near Sanford Drive. The News Herald reports a man’s body was found around 3:45 p.m. Tuesday. It was

Gamewell Man Jailed

A Gamewell resident was arrested over the weekend for interfering with an emergency fire channel and making threats,  according to the Lenoir News-Topic. Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office stated Larry West started making the threats on Saturday evening

Burke County Inmate Found Dead in Cell

A Burke County inmate was found dead from an apparent suicide in his cell Saturday. David Burelson was found in his cell at Scotland Correctional Institution around noon. The News Herald reports Burelson was expected to be