Westbound traffic is shifting on I-40 in Valdese. A contractor for the N.C. Department of Transportation began shifting westbound traffic on Interstate 40 at exit 112 in Valdese starting at 8 p.m. on Friday. The News Herald
A man who was missing after running from a motor vehicle accident in the Grace Chapel area has been found. The Caldwell Journal reports Terry Daniel Ray was found following a tip that was called in by
South Caldwell won its first softball state championship on Sunday. The Spartans beat Hoggard 7-5.
Starting on June 10 Burke County Schools will begin its summer feeding program. The Program will take place at Mountain View and Valdese Elementary Schools from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Lunches are free
A man wanted in connection to a homicide in Newton has been found. WSOCTV reports The Catawba County Sheriff’s Office arrested Justin Dalton on charges of larceny of a motor vehicle and murder.
A portion of the road near the Hickory Metro Convention Center will be closed for about a month. The road was closed after The Hickory Record reports Hickory Public Services found a significant hole at the intersection
A black bear was spotted in downtown Lenoir yesterday. The News-Topic reports the bear is probably a young male striking out on its own trying to find a place to live, and individuals should leave it alone.
A man was found dead in a bedroom in his home off Sigmon Dairy Road in Newton. The man’s coworker requested someone check on him after The Hickory Daily Record reports he did not show up to
A convoy transporting a transformer for Duke Energy broke down in Newton on Wednesday. The Hickory Daily Record reports the convoy got stuck at the intersection of Highway 10 and Startown Road and caused significant traffic in the area.
The Lenoir Police Department received reports of seven overdose victims over the weekend at six different locations between Saturday and Monday. The News-Topic reports investigators are still working to determine if the overdoses were related and to