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Shots fired outside Lenoir gas station

Shots were fired outside of a Lenoir gas station Monday night. During an argument outside of Ross and Company at the intersection of Harper Avenue and Abington Road, someone whipped out a pistol and shot into the

Patrols increasing on I-40

The crackdown on speeding in the Interstate 40 work zone from exits 111 to 116 is going to be amped up next week. The News Herald reports an extra car per week will be assigned to patrol

Missing Granite Falls woman found dead

A Granite Falls woman reported missing last week was found dead Saturday morning at the bottom of an embankment near Blowing Rock, where she wrecked her vehicle according to The News-Topic.

Mill Vill Fest May 4th

The second annual Mill Vill Fest will be taking place on May 4th. It’s the perfect opportunity to explore the village while supporting the Henry River Preservation Fund. Admission to the festival is free.

New scam involving immigration authorities

A new scam seeks to scare people into paying money to avoid trouble with immigration authorities or the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The scammers use what is called “spoofing” technology to make it appear to caller