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Garth Brooks To Perform in Charlotte

The Garth Brooks Stadium Tour is coming to Charlotte, NC. The concert will be Saturday, May 2nd, 7:00 PM at Bank of America Stadium. It’s Garth’s first time in Charlotte, NC in 22 years. This will be

Hickory Businesses Burglarized

Police in Hickory are investigating a rash of break ins at area nail salons.  Breaks ins were reported at Fashion Nails on Highway 70 SE, Deja Vue Nails on 29th Ave, Dr. SE, and La Vie Nail

Burke County Drug Arrests

On November 14, 2019, detectives with the Burke County Sheriff’s Office and NC Probation and Parole Officers served a search warrant of the residence at 7366 McDuffy Road Lot 2, in Connelly Springs. Samantha Mclean and Aaron

Report: For Profit Vs Non-Profit Hospice Care

Washington, DC—A report released today by the National Partnership for Hospice Innovation (NPHI) highlights several cost and quality differences between for-profit and nonprofit hospices serving Medicare beneficiaries. The report, prepared by the global actuarial and consulting firm

Free Turkeys

  The 6th Annual Community Turkey Tuesday is set for this afternoon at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Lenoir.  The event is held to assist families in need.  The first 50 senior citizens  or individuals

Woman shoots at cell tower workers

An Alexander County Woman has been arrested after allegedly shooting at workers on a cell phone tower.    Susan Moose faces charges of assault with a deadly weapon.  Luckily, no one was hurt.  Police say when they arrived

Catawba County Robbery

Police in Catawba County are looking for a suspect that held up a convenience store Monday morning.  The man was armed with a knife and wearing a ski mask when he entered the Market Basket on Cloninger

Granite Falls Tree Lighting Nov. 25th

The Fourteenth Annual Festival on the Square Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held Monday, November 25, 2019 in downtown Granite Falls. The Festival begins at 6:15 p.m. but we encourage everyone to come early to see