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Man charged with child pornography

An Iredell County man was arrested earlier this week and is facing several charges after following an investigation by the Iredell County Sheriffs Department.Jessie Glass Jr., 46, was charged with six counts of felony third-degree sexual exploitation

Live Grenade found in home

A Woman cleaning out the attic of a home in Alexander County Thursday afternoon got quite a surprise when she found a live grenade.  A bomb squad from Wilkes County was called in to handle the situation. 

Free store open this weekend

A temporary free store will open up in Morganton this weekend.  The Burke County chapter of Lets Act Army, a local non profit, will open the store today and Saturday at the Collett Street Recreation Center.  Residents are encouraged

Morganton woman charged with embezzlement

A Morganton woman is facing embezzlement charges from her former employer.  Burke County Sheriffs detectives charged Mychel Pendley Heffner wirth Embezzlement of Property by Office or Employment   Heffner was former treasurer for International Cesarean Network (ICAN)  The non profit

Burke County Dollar General robbed

We have some ore information about the armed robbery at a Burke County Dollar General yesterday.   The store clerk reported as she was reporting to work at the busineeses located on NC 18 near George Hildebran School

Lenoir Chaplin receives Key to city

Lenoir Police Department Chaplin Larry Smith, was recently presented the key to the city by Mayor Joe Gibbons. Smith worked as a telecommunicator for the department for several years, and he has served as a Volunteer Chaplain

Hickory Bank Robbed Tuesday

On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at approximately 3:09 p.m., Hickory Officers responded to a robbery at the First Citizens Bank located at 1862 Hwy 70 SE. During the incident, a white male subject entered the bank, proceeded

Early Voting starts Thursday

One-Stop (Early) Voting for the 2020 Primary Election in North Carolina and Caldwell County begins on Thursday, February13, and continues through Saturday, February 29. Hours for One-Stop (Early) Voting will be Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to