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Caldwell County Inmate was Found Dead

A Caldwell County inmate was found dead after an apparent suicide. The News Topic Reports Michael Thomas Anderson was found dead around 9 o’clock last Thursday night. According to LeeAnn Kincaid the county’s public information officer the

Man Leads Deputies on High-Speed Chase

A Gamewell Man riding a stolen motorcycle led deputies on a high-speed chase Monday afternoon. Deputies pulled behind Cody Dale Adkins because the motorcycle did not have a license plate. According to The News Topic, Adkins then

Businesses plan creation of 35 news jobs

Two Caldwell County Businesses plan to expand and create a total of 35 news jobs. The Caldwell County Board of Commissioner approved job creation incentives for Automated Solutions LLC and BRUEX Inc. According to the News Topic,

Truck goes Airborne on I-40

A truck went airborne on I-40 Sunday afternoon.  The truck was part of a three vehicle wreck near mile marker 109. The truck was hit by another vehicle causing it to spin out and land on top

Fire Damages Units at Valdese Flea Market

According to the Morganton News Herald Seven units at the I-40 Flea Market in Valdese were damaged in a fire Saturday Afternoon. Firefighters were able to extinguish the flames after about 15 minutes according to Burke County