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CCC&TI Holds Graduation

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute hosted a ceremony to honor a total of 562 college graduates and 79 high school equivalency graduates during an informal, outdoor event on Saturday morning, Aug. 8, on the Caldwell Campus

Arrest in August 3rd Shooting

 One suspect is in custody from the August 3rd shooting incident that occurred at 1725 13th Ave DR NW injuring two.   Anton Delrico Harris, B/M/25 was arrested by Gastonia Police Department on a warrant for Possession of Firearm

One Charged in July 29 Shooting in Hickory

Hickory Police Department arrested Tantae Deon Little, B/M/33 today on warrants for Possession of Firearm by Felon; Assault with Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury and Discharging a weapon into an Occupied Vehicle.  

Earthquake Felt Across Area

A 5.1 earthquake was felt across the area early Sunday morning.   It was centered near Sparta, NC.  The quake was felt in parts of Western and Central, NC and also in TN and VA.  No immediate reports

Fire Marshall Retires

Congratulations to Roger Barlow on his retirement! Barlow officially retired from the City of Lenoir Fire Department Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020. Barlow started working for the City of Lenoir as a Firefighter in 1978. He served as

Man Charged With Shooting Into Home

A Valdese man has been charged after allegedly shooting into a mobile home while three people were inside.  No one inside was injured.  Burke County deputies were called to the home on Crump Park Rd. in Morganton