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Hickory Man Sentenced for Statutory Rape

Roberto Martinez Del-Pilar, 39, of Hickory, will spend at least 16 years in prison following his conviction for two counts of statutory rape. The Honorable Karen Eady-Williams, Superior Court Judge from Mecklenburg County, imposed an active prison

Caldwell JAM School Year 2019-2020

Caldwell Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM), a program of the Caldwell Arts Council, offers school students ages 8 to 17 the opportunity to learn traditional Appalachian style old time music by singing and playing by ear. Children can

Grassroots Grant Applications Available

Grassroots Grant applications are currently being accepted for community arts projects taking place in the fiscal year 2019-2020. Any non-profit group hosting or developing arts programs and projects may apply. Under the encouragement of the North Carolina