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Lenoir Man Charged After Drug Raid

A Lenoir man was charged with dealing drugs after the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team raided his home early yesterday morning. Jakime Whiteside was arrested after investigators seized more  than $19,000 worth of narcotics from his

Firefighter Injured

A firefighter was knocked unconscious in an accident while working to remove a fallen tree from a road in eastern Caldwell County yesterday morning. A crew from the Little River Fire Department went to remove the tree

Closings/Delays for 9/17

Here is an update in school closures in the Catawba Valley. Classes for both the Caldwell and Watauga campuses are cancelled. Caldwell and Avery County Schools are closed for students and Staff. Avery County Schools are closed