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Apr. 24, 2015 @ 06:42 AM

Hall of Honor: Musician credits Caldwell schools for his success

P. Patrick Crouch said he believes that if it weren’t for Caldwell County Schools, he could not have had the amazing career in music he has enjoyed, including helping start the Caldwell County Traditional Musicians Showcase.

Apr. 25, 2015 @ 05:51 PM

Avery Dennison to close Lenoir plant

Avery Dennison Corp. plans to close its plant in Lenoir, cutting 143 jobs, by the end of August, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification filed Thursday with the N.C. Department of Commerce.


Apr. 25, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

Rainy Gravity Games tests students' skills

This year’s N.C. Gravity Games started out as a slip-and-slide of a time as students raced down a hill in downtown Lenoir in the cold, wet rain on Saturday.


Apr. 25, 2015 @ 11:49 AM

Search finds ounce of cocaine

Domingo Cristobal Colon, 35, of Huffman Road, off of Abington Road, was charged with trafficking in cocaine and maintaining a dwelling to keep a controlled substance, both felonies, and more charges are expected.


Apr. 25, 2015 @ 11:48 AM

High Point Market saw record number of buyer registrations

Buyer registrations for the spring High Point Market exceeded 45,000 for the first time ever, with more than 14,000 buying companies sending representatives to High Point.


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Apr. 22, 2015 @ 01:51 PM

Spartans crush Freedom

The South Caldwell Spartans scored six runs in each of the second and third innings to claim a 12-0 victory in five innings over Freedom High School on Tuesday night in Morganton.


Apr. 18, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Burgess named head coach

Hibriten High School has announced that Roger Burgess is the new head girl's basketball coach.


Apr. 18, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

Haire, Spartans tame Patton

The South Caldwell Spartans allowed just one Patton hit en route to a 5-1 victory over the Panthers on Saturday in Sawmills.


Apr. 18, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Warriors knock off Maiden

West Caldwell starting pitcher Justin Reece threw all seven innings and allowed just one earned run on two hits, while striking out five to help the Warriors knock off Maiden 5-2 on Friday afternoon in Gamewell.