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Jul. 31, 2014 @ 05:53 AM

A 'farmed' childhood in Sawmills

Growing up on a farm is an experience set apart from growing up in a home with a few cats and dogs as pets. According to siblings Clay Wilson and Olivia Wilson Ford, growing up on a bona-fide farm involves learning at an earlier age than most about the circle of life, how to drive, the value of agriculture and the importance of hard work.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 01:19 PM

Man in Globe dies when mower overturns

A man cutting the grass died Wednesday afternoon after his mower overturned on an embankment, according to Capt. Larry Price from the Collettsville Fire and Rescue Squad. His name was not released Wednesday evening.


Aug. 02, 2014 @ 04:26 AM

Crime report for Aug. 3, 2014


Aug. 02, 2014 @ 01:25 AM

4 to compete in Miss Harambee Pageant

The City of Lenoir and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center will present the 2014 Miss Harambee Pageant Sunday at 4 p.m. at the Lenoir High School Auditorium.


Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:28 PM

Local briefs for Aug. 3, 2014


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Jul. 28, 2014 @ 10:51 PM

A dual threat

Impressive pitching combined with potent offense earned South Caldwell's Taylor Purus the honor of Caldwell County's Player of the Year.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

2014 a success for Post 29

The 2014 season for Caldwell County Post 29 was nothing short of a success for first-year head coach Myron Day and the rest of the 29ers.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 09:55 PM

Bats quiet in Hickory loss

The Hickory Crawdads managed just three hits on Tuesday night, resulting in a 7-0 loss to the Lakewood BlueClaws at L.P. Frans Stadium in Hickory.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Warriors split with Morganton

The Caldwell Warriors split a doubleheader with the Morganton Militia on Sunday afternoon at Walker Stadium in Lenoir.