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Confederate Flag Placed Off of I-40

A large Confederate flag was placed off of Interstate 40 in Hildebran on Sunday. The flag was put up by multiple chapters of North Carolina Sons of Confederate Veterans. The News Herald reports the flag went up

Hudson Woman Accused of Cutting Son

A Hudson woman is accused of cutting her son with a knife during an argument. Tanyana Linder You can watch got into an argument with Jernico Linder in In Hickory early Sunday morning the news topic reports

Publishing Company Bringing Jobs to Lenoir

A publishing company that distributes its products across the country is building a base in Lenoir. ICON Publishing purchased a building that will be used as a base for the eastern United States and the Midwest. The

Lenoir Adds Parking

Lenoir is clearing the way for a new parking lot for the planned extension of the Lenoir Greenway along Morganton Boulevard. The city started down an old car wash this week. The News Topic reports Google will

High Speed Chase in Two Counties

A stolen vehicle was part of a high-speed chase that stretched from Catawba to Burke county yesterday. A white Ford pickup truck stolen from Lee Industries collided with another pickup truck near Blackburn Elementary. The News Herald

Shots Fired at Home

A man has been charged after police say he shot into an occupied home Saturday afternoon. The News Herald reports Richard Hidalgo of Morganton was trying to shoot at his ex girlfriend’s car. The bullet shattered the

Hickory Police Looking for Robbery Suspect

Hickory Police Responded to a robbery at The Blue Crab Skill Fish Games Thursday night. A suspect entered the business around midnight approached an employee and took an undisclosed amount of money before exiting the building. WSOCTV

Investigation Continues Into Death at Broughton

The investigation is still ongoing into the cause of the patient’s death at Broughton Hospital last week. Jodi Pychon was found in hanging in her room early Tuesday morning. A death report was done internally but Pychon’s