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LR’s Asheville Center to present best-selling authors

  HICKORY, N.C. – Lenoir-Rhyne University’s Asheville Center will host best-selling authors and sisters, Elizabeth Kostova and Victoria Johnson, for an event entitled “Sisters in Words: Fiction, Nonfiction, and the Creative Process,” Thursday, Jan. 24, from 6:30

Visiting Writers in Residence join LR campus

HICKORY, N.C. – London based writers Ann-Marie Fyfe and Cahal Dallat are spending the spring semester on Lenoir-Rhyne’s Hickory campus as part of the University’s Visiting Writer in Residence program. While on campus, they will teach creative-writing

SCHS Agronomy Team State and National Wins

      The Board of Education recognized the SCHS agronomy team at its Jan. 14 meeting: Front – From left to right: Lawton Looper, Koby Hilton, Corey Reid, Thomas Joplin, Ben Kohnle Back – L to R:


Students have a choice either to enroll in the school that serves their home district or to apply for an approved transfer at an open school. If they choose to transfer, the Open Enrollment period is Jan.

Marion Woman Wanted for Breaking and Entering

McDowell County sheriff’s deputies are asking for help locating a Marion woman. Candice Wing is wanted for breaking into a home in Nebo and stealing property the News Herald reports was valued at almost $7,500. Anyone with