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Jun. 30, 2015 @ 03:57 PM

Museum job entails sleuthing through history

As he prepared to show a guest at the Caldwell Heritage Museum what a day in the life of a museum director is like, Colin Foust walked into the small library in the back of the museum carrying a yellow legal pad in his hand and wearing a big smile on his face. “I love solving puzzles,” Foust said.

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 04:25 PM

Arrests reported June 30

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 03:35 PM

Future of Caldwell County driver's ed in limbo

Unlike other school systems in the state, the Caldwell County Schools have not canceled summer classes for driver’s education even as local school officials wait with fingers crossed that the General Assembly will pay for the program.

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 03:27 PM

Fourth of July will be busy

Those staying close to home this weekend can choose from plenty of events, especially on Saturday.

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 03:26 PM

Lenoir changing traffic at fireworks site

In recent years, vehicles have parked in the traveling lanes of the Lenoir Mall parking lot to watch the fireworks show, but this year that will not be allowed, and officers will keep all travel lanes open.

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Jul. 01, 2015 @ 05:42 PM

29ers set for Area IV playoffs

Caldwell County Post 29 will begin its quest for an Area IV championship tonight in game 1 of the first round of the Area IV playoffs.

Jun. 30, 2015 @ 04:54 PM

Player of the Week

Caldwell County Post 29’s Colton Henthorne has been named the Lenoir News-Topic week 5 Player of the Week.

Jun. 29, 2015 @ 03:45 PM

Post 29 wins division title

Caldwell County Post 29 claimed the Area IV Western Division championship with a 15-2 victory in seven innings at Rutherford County Post 423.

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

29ers rally past Rutherford

Caldwell County Post 29 scored nine unanswered runs, ending with a game-winning RBI single by Taylor Purus in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the 29ers a 9-8 victory over Rutherford County Post 423 at M.S. Deal Stadium.