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Shooting Death Under Investigation

Authorities are investigating the shooting death of a man who was found dead in a vehicle Sunday night.  Police discovered the body of 29 year old Donald Scott Young of Connelly Springs at a home on South

Students Circulate Racist Videos

Parents in Catawba County are being made aware about racists videos circulating on social media that have been shared and posted by some school students.  Superintendent Mike Stover issued a statement saying he had been made aware of

Local Business Helping Keep Employees Safe

Leaders from the Caldwell County Health Department recently toured JBS Lenoir to see the steps the company is taking to combat the spread of COVID-19. “JBS Lenoir has done an exceptional job educating team members and implementing

Escaped Inmates Captured

Two inmates who escaped last week from the Catawba Correctional Center were captured Monday at a Hickory hotel  Authorities took 28-year-old Nhia Vue and 35-year-old Juan McDonald into custody after they were discovered to be in a

14th COVID-19 Death in Catawba County

The 14th COVID-19-related death was reported in Catawba County on Monday . Health officials reported 32 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday Eleven COVID-19 cases were reported Monday in Caldwell County Officials also said The total number of

Foothills Daily Sports Update June 29, 2020

David Jones with today’s local sports update

Protest Groups Clash In Morganton

There were some tense moments in Downtown Morganton on Saturday after a group waving Confederate flags were met by a group of Black Lives Matter activists.  The Confederate supporters had gathered to protect a monument after social