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Driver killed in Alexander County crash

A U-Haul pickup truck driver died in an accident in Alexander County yesterday morning. The wreck happened around 5 a.m. on Willie McLeod Road just west of Taylorsville. WSOCTV reports Travis Bennett ran off the road and

Hickory baby chosen as Gerber Spokesbaby

A baby from Hickory was chosen as Gerber’s latest Spokesbaby. Gerber announced Kairi Yang was chosen from over 500,000 entries on Instagram. The Daily Record reports Kairi will be Gerber’s Spokesbaby for a year and will be