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Ribbon Cutting

The City of Hickory will honor Invisible Disabilities Week and celebrate the installation of a new message center at Zahra Baker All Children’s Playground at Kiwanis Park with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, October 21, at

2 Seriously Injured

A crash on NC 126 results in 2 injuries.  The North Carolina Highway Patrol reported a head on collision between Silver St and Frank Whisnant Rd just north of Morganton.  Trevon McNair 26, crossed the center line

Meth Charges

Methamphetamine charges were brought against a Hickory woman.  Angela Beth Duncan 44 was arrested by Hickory Police.  She faces felony possession of schedule II controlled substance.  Bond was set at $1,200 secured.  Her next court date will

No Charges

No charges will be filed against 2 Hickory officers.  District Attorney Scott Reilly announced on Monday after review of bodycam and video tape surveillance footage there would be no charges against officers Josh Null and Richard Bortrick. 

Multiple Charges

A chop shop charge was brought against a Hudson man.  Joshua Lee Smart 34, faces felony counts of breaking and entering, larceny of a motor vehicle and chop shop activity among other charges.  He was placed in

Fatal Shooting

A fatal shooting took place in Hudson on Friday night.  The victim was Terry Dale Hefner 44, who was pronounced dead in the parking lot of Dollar General on Pine Mountain Rd.  The investigation is continuing.  Hefner

Rabies Case

On October 15, 2021, the North Carolina State Laboratory notified Caldwell County Animal Control that a skunk submitted for testing and was infected with the rabies virus. The skunk was found on Addison Lane in the Grace

Name Released

The name of the deceased in a dump truck crash has been released.  Curtis Junior Miles 72, of Newton.  The wreck occurred on NC Hwy 150 near Grassy Creek Rd.  Troopers investigating the case believe a medical

Meth Arrest

A court date is set for November 3rd for a Lenoir man.  William Gregory Brookshire 55, was arrested by Hudson Police.  He faces felony possession of methamphetamine and breaking and entering charges.  He was placed in the

Fatal Wreck

An early morning crash killed a driver in Catawba County yesterday.  The NC Highway Patrol reported a dump truck crossed the center line on NC 150 near Sherrells Ford.  The truck crashed into a wooded area killing