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Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:15 AM

House destroyed, pets saved

Fire gutted a house on Locust Avenue in Hudson, but emergency workers saved a cat and dog that were in the house.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

Area Easter services

This is a listing of all of the Easter Sunday church events that have been submitted to the News-Topic.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

La-Z-Boy to cease U.S. casegoods production

La-Z-Boy Inc. will cease production of furniture at its Kincaid Furniture plant in Hudson this fall and will close two North Wilkesboro warehouses, laying off 100 people. The company didn't provide a breakdown of how many jobs will be left in Hudson.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:08 AM

City worker accused of stealing cemetery money

A woman who worked at Blue Ridge Cemetery is accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from cemetery funds.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 06:45 AM

Carolina Panthers 'fuel up' with Hudson Elementary

Hudson Elementary and Middle Schools students’ screams of excitement could have drowned out the city noises of downtown Charlotte if they had been at Bank of America Stadium. Instead they reverberated deafeningly inside Hudson Middle School’s gym to welcome Carolina Panthers kicker Graham Gano, running back Kenjon Barner and mascot Sir Purr.

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Apr. 18, 2014 @ 05:30 AM

Warriors walk off

West Caldwell's Dylan West slid head first into first base to beat out a throw on an RBI infield single in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Warriors a 4-3 victory over East Lincoln on Thursday in Gamewell.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

Spartans claim second at conference championships

The South Caldwell boys' track team took second place at the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference championships on Wednesday at Watauga High School in Boone.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 03:29 PM

Freedom stuns South

A late South Caldwell rally fell short as the Freedom High School Patriots went into Sawmills and upset the then-undefeated Spartans 4-3 on Wednesday night.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

ACC storms through West Caldwell

Three pointer after three pointer, dunk after dunk; the ACC All-Stars proved exactly why they are the ACC All-Stars.