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May. 29, 2015 @ 08:57 AM

Historic house in search of right owner

The second-oldest house in Caldwell County, behind only Gen. William Lenoir’s Fort Defiance, remains for sale after three years on the market.

May. 29, 2015 @ 11:23 AM

Gamewell man wanted to kill ex-girlfriend, sheriff's office says

Ronnie Lee Bentley Sr., 53, of Townhouse Way in Gamewell was arrested Thursday on a charge of attempted murder, the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office reported.


May. 29, 2015 @ 09:37 AM

Thursday storm kept Lenoir officials busy

A severe storm that hit the Lenoir area about 6:30 p.m. Thursday brought a few trees down and caused some flooding, but it didn't result in any injuries or serious damage, officials said Friday morning.


May. 29, 2015 @ 06:31 AM

Collettsville student wins poetry contest

Collettsville School student Alex Enloe took a stand against bullying when his teacher asked her class to write poetry for a national contest.

Seventh-grade teacher Jenny White ran across the website for 7GP, which stands for seventh-grade poetry, and saw that the organization hosts an annual poetry contest.


May. 29, 2015 @ 09:20 AM

Nothing goes right for carjacker

Steven Len Baird, 34, of Banjo Hollar, Boone, is accused by Lenoir police of a botched carjacking-turned-car theft that resulted in his arrest less than a minute later.


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May. 25, 2015 @ 02:50 PM

Spartans set for regional final

The South Caldwell Spartans are set for the 4A West Regional final for the first time in the program's history.


May. 23, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

Spartans advance to regional finals

For the first time in program history, the South Caldwell Spartans are heading to the 4A West Regional finals.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:16 PM

Post 29 to honor Shomate at alumni game

The 2015 Caldwell County Post 29 alumni game takes place tonight at M.S. Deal Stadium, and head coach Myron Day feels it will be something special.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:15 PM

Lyerly named head coach

West Caldwell High School has announced that Antonio Lyerly has been named the new head boy's basketball coach, effective immediately.