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Letter Threatens 3 Alexander County Schools

A letter was sent from an inmate threatening three Alexander County Schools. The letter was received on Friday and threatened to blow up the three schools near the prison. WSOCTV reports security has been increased around schools

School Opens New Cafeteria

Claremont Elementary opened its new $2.3 million cafeteria Thursday serving students a Thanksgiving themed meal. The new cafeteria features high ceiling, windows on 3 out of four walls, and a kitchen with new equipment like a walk

Robbery in Hickory

The Hickory Police are asking for help finding a suspect in the Robbery of the Zaxby’s restaurant on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard Thursday. The suspect is believed to be 5 foot 7, weighing between 180- 200 pounds. The Daily

Missing Man in Blowing Rock

A missing Gaston County man was found off an embankment on Greenhill Road in Blowing Rock  this weekend. WSOC-TV reports officers reported to the scene of a fall where they found Milton J. Hayes of Bessemer City.

Catawba Brewery Helps Appalachian Bear Rescue

Catawba Brewery is helping Appalachian Bear Rescue by donating their unused peanuts. The News Herald reports the brewery has around 800 pounds of peanuts with another large shipment on the way. The peanuts will help feed the