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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

Rare Silver Fox Spotted in Lenoir

Quite a surprise yesterday, a rare silver fox was sighted near the MLK Center in Lenoir yesterday, reported by the News Topic. Officer Jon Kiger of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, who came to Lenoir to investigate,