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K9 officers retire from LPD

Two employees of Lenoir Police Department have earned a nice retirement.  Earlier this week K9s Cerik (left) and Mato retired from the City of Lenoir Police Department.  City Council thanked the animals and handlers for their service.

Vale man receives 10-year sentence

A Vale man has been sentenced to at least ten years in prison after being convicted of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill and possession of a firearm by a felon.  Tykevious Owan Thomas

NCEM safety tip for cold weather

NC Emergency Management and local fire officials remind people to keep safety in mind during the recent cold snap.  The cold weather has many across the state plugging in space heaters or cranking up the fireplace.  Help