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Caldwell County Unemployment Rate Drops

Caldwell County’s unemployment rate dropped .06 percent to 3.6 percent according to the North Carolina Labor and Economic Analysis Division. The Lenoir News Topic reports this is the first time since December of 200 that Caldwell County’s

Burke and Caldwell Counties Deal with Flooding

Officials in Caldwell County announced two road closures due to flooding Tuesday afternoon The Lenoir News Topic reports. Valway Road to Old Collettsville Road and Indian Grave road at Bill Tuttle Road. Burke County has not reported any

Autopsy Report

An autopsy has revealed drowning as a cause of death in a Lenoir case.  The deceased was Fritz Allen Colbert Jr 31.  His body was found in a shallow creek outside Dollar Tree on Blowing Rock Blvd