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Catawba County Road Work Nov. 17 – 22

​CLAREMONT – Starting Sunday, Nov. 17, N.C. Department of Transportation crews will be working on both sides of Interstate 40 near mile marker 136 to patch potholes on the bridge crossing Lyle Creek. Work will take place

CVMC Earns Eighth Consecutive ‘A’ Grade

HICKORY, NC – Catawba Valley Medical Center (CVMC) was awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2019 Hospital Safety Grade. The designation recognizes CVMC’s efforts in protecting patients from harm and meeting the highest safety standards in the

Meetings Cancelled

The Town of Granite Falls has cancelled THE REGULAR COUNCIL MEETINGS SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2019 AT 6:00 P.M. AND MONDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2019 AT 6:00 P.M   A SPECIAL MEETING WILL BE HELD MONDAY, DECEMBER 2,

Optimist Park Re-Dedication Tuesday

The City of Lenoir will rededicate the baseball fields at Optimist Park Tuesday to honor W.D. “Dave” King and Harold Beach. the ceremony will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the park.  Little League started in Lenoir in 1952.

Fire destroys Lenoir home

A Lenoir couple escaped their burning home on Bradford Mountain Road early Friday morning thanks to a Caldwell County Sheriff’s Deputy and a Lenoir Police Officer who spotted the flames just after 3am.  Smoke detectors in the

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.