The Caldwell County Health Department issued a press release late Friday confirming A case of Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, was reported in the county. The individual diagnosed is being treated, per guidelines established by the State
On Friday President Donald Trump named 11th District Representative Mark Meadows his White House chief of staff, replacing Mick Mulvaney. Meadows is a Republican and represents the 11th District, which includes Caldwell & Burke Counties. Trump said
Local school districts are continuing to keep parents informed about their efforts to deal with the Corona virus should there be any cases in the area. Caldwell County Schools issued a statement saying they are working closely
The NC Attorney General is warning residents of scams circulating pertaining to the corona virus. Attorney General Josh Stein says now is the time criminals are on the lookout to take advantage of people. He says anyone
The Foundation of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute held its Annual Fund Campaign kickoff luncheon on Tuesday,at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center in Lenoir. The event starts fundraising efforts for the Foundation’s Annual Fund Drive. The
A Lenoir woman escaped a burning home Tuesday thanks to help from a neighbor who rushed to help get her out. The fire happened on Swanson Drive SW Fire investigators believe the blaze started in the living room and
Local school systems are weighing the threat of the Coronavirus and making plans as well as taking precautions. The Superintendent of Hickory Public Schools issued a letter to parents on Tuesday saying they are working to be
A person in Wake County NC has tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19). State health officials say The test is presumptively positive and will be confirmed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) lab.
A Caldwell County man was arrested on Tuesday after police say he called in a bomb threat to the Caldwell County Courthouse. A man called the Clerks office and stated the was a bomb on Courthouse property.
March 1-7, 2020 is Severe Weather Preparedness Week in North Carolina. Officials say they would like residents to take This week to prepare for the severe weather season. If each North Carolina resident would take a few