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Google Donates Chromebooks

To help meet the needs of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute students transitioning to online courses, Google has donated Chromebook laptop computers for students in need. Since announcing plans for a data center in Lenoir in

New Cases of Coronavirus in Catawba County

 Five new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Catawba County, bringing the county’s current total of cases to nine. Catawba County Public Health received the positive test results overnight and immediately began investigating. Two people are

2 New Coronavirus cases in Caldwell County

Caldwell County Has Two New Positive COVID-19 Cases   CALDWELL COUNTY CONFIRMED COVID-19 CASES COVID-19 TESTS CONDUCTED NEGATIVE TESTS 3 370 78 Updated at 4:00 p.m. March 25 Caldwell County Health Department, in collaboration with Caldwell UNC

Critical Worker Child Care Hotline

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) has partnered with the North Carolina Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) network to launch a hotline to provide child care options for children of critical workers

Two Coronavirus Deaths in NC

The NC Department of Health and Human Services is reporting two Coronavirus deaths in NC.  A person from Cabarrus County died on March 24th.  The patient was in their late 70s and had several underlying health conditions. 

Burke County First Coronavirus Case

Burke County health officals have confirmed two cases of Coronavirus.  They say one of those is a resident if Burke County and the other is a resident of another County.   Both people are currently in isolation.

Coronavirus confirmed in Caldwell

Caldwell County Has First Confirmed COVID-19 Case   CALDWELL COUNTY CONFIRMED COVID-19 CASES COVID-19 TESTS CONDUCTED NEGATIVE TESTS 1 324 32 Updated at 4:00 p.m. March 24 Caldwell County Health Department, in collaboration with Caldwell UNC Health

3 New Cases Of Coronavirus in Catawba County

Three new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Catawba County, bringing the county’s current total of cases to four. Catawba County Public Health received the positive test results Monday morning and immediately began investigating. Two cases

Gov. Orders Schools Closed Through May 15

Gov. Roy Cooper announced that NC k-12 schools will remain closed through May 15th.  He also announced that some businesses where groups of people gather must close including gyms, movie theaters, nail and hair salons and barber

3 Hickory Firefighters Under Quarantine

 While the number of Coronavirus cases have increased across the state over the weekend, numbers in the Catawba Valley area have remained the same.  Catawba County still has reported only one confirmed case.  That was a resident