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Veteran’s Day around the Valley

Most government agencies are closed today in honor of Veteran’s Day. American Legion Post 29 will hold a Veteran’s Day ceremony today from 11:00 am until noon at the stage in Downtown Lenoir (801 West Ave, NW)

Mercury Observation

The planet Mercury is putting on a celestial show today.  Mercury will resemble a tiny black dot as it passes directly between Earth and the sun.  The opportunity for observation begins at 7:35 am for the eastern

Update on New Animal Control Facility

Caldwell County is in the process of finalizing plans for a new animal control facility. The facility will be built on the Caldwell County Governmental Campus located in the 2300 block of Morganton Boulevard in Lenoir on

Ruby Ridge History Adds Context to Community Read

In a continuing partnership with Catawba Valley Community College, the Catawba County Library is hosting programs related to Tara Westover’s memoir, Educated. The book details the author’s decision to give up her family’s unconventional beliefs in order to

Smoking in the Foothills Returns

Smoking in the Foothills returns to Downtown Lenoir!     http://www.smokinginthefoothills.com/ Festival Schedule 2019 ​Friday, October 18 5:00 pm Festival Event Opens, Opening Remarks by Mayor Gibbons & Board Members Smokey Barrel Beer & Beverage Garden Opens 5:30 pm

Nagy Receives Distinguished Service Award

Seth Nagy received the Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of County Agriculture Agents during the 2019 Annual Meeting and Professional Improvement Conference held in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Seth Nagy was one of several honorees who