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LongHorn Steakhouse coming to Morganton

The City of Morganton has received plans for a LongHorn Steakhouse to be built where the former Abele’s Family Restaurant building currently sits. Plans for the restaurant have not been approved yet, and The News Herald reports

Newton man pleads guilty to 2015 murder

A Newton man will spend 18-23 years in prison after pleading guilty to the 2015 murder of Phillip McLean. The Hickory Daily Record reports witnesses saw Lakeith Lawrence take out a gun and shoot McLean in the

CCC&ti purchases former drug store

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute has purchased a building on U.S. 321 that once was a drug store to house the college’s new training center for advanced manufacturing, machining, and engineering programs. The News-Topic reports building