Local News Posts

News Archives

Morganton man charged with murder

A Morganton man has been charged with murder in an early morning shooting death yesterday. Andrew Smith was charged after deputies responded to a call of someone on a four-wheeler was running over two people at 1:58

Woman killed in Drexel house fire

A woman was killed in a house fire in Drexel Monday afternoon. April Dale was trapped in the basement when firefighters arrived on the scene around 1:20. The News Herald reports firefighters pulled Dale from the home

Horse in Claremont Rescued

Good news from Claremont yesterday, a horse was rescued after falling and becoming trapped in a pond, according to the Daily Record. The horse was older and owners said it was partially blind, which may have led