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Nov. 21, 2014 @ 10:12 AM

Lenoir shines with Christmas lights

Through the streets of downtown Lenoir, children raced Thursday afternoon to decorate Christmas trees lining the street as part of Light Up Lenoir. In the nippy wind, kids waited for adults to string the lights, then rushed in with gingerbread men, presents, glittery stars and Popsicle-stick reindeer ornaments.

Nov. 24, 2014 @ 10:31 AM

Lenoir rings in

The air was brisk Saturday morning as vendors unpacked their wares in preparation for the second annual Lenoir Downtown Christmas Festival. But the sun warmed the streets as the day went on, and even the morning cold did not deter early arrivals wanting to get a glimpse of Santa Claus and enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season.


Nov. 23, 2014 @ 08:18 AM

Turkey drive aims to feed, bring together

The turkey is a symbol of Thanksgiving, the integral part of a classic meal that commemorates communities coming together to count their blessings.

This year, the Lenoir/Caldwell County Interdenominational Black Ministerial Alliance is starting what officials hope becomes a new Thanksgiving tradition bringing communities together.


Nov. 23, 2014 @ 06:24 AM

Giant puppets teach students to learn, study

Students from eight Caldwell County elementary schools and home school students gasped with delight as 9-foot-tall body puppets took the stage Friday at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 09:24 PM

Public records for Nov. 23, 2014


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Nov. 21, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Harper named Player of the Week

After accounting for 296 yards of offense in the final week of the high school football regular season, West Caldwell’s Trustin Harper was named the WBTV Hendrick Lexus Player of the Week.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 02:33 PM

South Caldwell ousted from 4A playoffs

The fourth-seeded South Caldwell Spartans saw their season come to an end after the visiting Spartans from Mt. Tabor dominated from the opening kickoff in the first round of the 4A state playoffs.


Nov. 15, 2014 @ 01:22 PM

Hibriten falls on late field goal

Hibriten traveled to Canton on a 20-degree night to take on the Pisgah Bears in the first round of the 3A state playoffs and returned home on the short side of a 16-13 score, ending the Panthers' season with an overall record of 6-5.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 03:42 PM

Hibriten, South set for postseason

The high school football regular season has come to an end and two Caldwell County teams have made the playoffs.