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Two Newton Men Arrest after Man Beaten

Two Newton men were arrested after another man was was beaten and sent to the hospital on Monday. The Daily Record Reports James Cash and Stephen Tillery were both charged after Mark Andrews was beaten with a

YMCA Hosts 2nd Annual Bright Beginnings Event

The YMCA of Catawba Valley hosted its second Annual Bright Beginnings event on target last Wednesday. The Daily Record Reports almost 50 students from the area were able to enjoy a shopping trip for school-related items at

Surgery Center to Open in Granite Falls

A surgery center is coming to Granite Falls next summer. The surgery center will be located in the RiverCrest Medical Park and focus on orthopedic surgery. The News Topic Reports this will make Caldwell County the first

Traffic Stops Ends in Drug Arrest

A traffic stop ended in a drug arrest in Burke County Monday night. Steven Michael Sisk was stopped by a Public Safety Officer for having an incorrect license plate. The News Herald reports Officers discovered 4.3 grams

Iredell County Teacher Arrested

A teacher at North Iredell Middle School has been arrested and charged with five counts of statutory rape. The Daily Record reports Christina D. Jolly has been suspended with pay while the case is investigated.

Gamewell Seeks Bids for New Town Hall

Gamewell is seeking bids from 3 companies for a new town hall. The town council has budgeted $650,00 for the project. The town plans to place the new building next to the current one, which the News

Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty of Suspect

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a Cajah’s Mountain man if he is convicted of murder in Burke County. The News Topic Reports Joshua Nathaniel Beard was charged with the murder of Robin Berry Teague back