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Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:08 AM

Giants ace Bumgarner wins World Series MVP

25-year-old Madison Bumgarner, a native of Hudson, capped off a most splendid October and earned MVP honors Wednesday night, pitching five scoreless innings of relief in Game 7 as the Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2.

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 10:09 AM

Cabin brings Halloween to life at RV park

A convict grimacing in pain, strapped into an electric chair, a bloody sheet covering a body, tombstones, gruesome clowns and witches are just the tip of the iceberg at a small cabin nestled deep within the winding roads and hills of Green Mountain RV Park outside Lenoir.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:27 AM

Teen credited as a hero in dog attack

If not for the actions of a teenage neighbor who jumped on top of an attacking pit bull, the injuries a 2-year-old boy and his grandmother received last week might have been much worse.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:11 AM

County's unemployment rate hits six-year low

The local unemployment rate for September was 6.8 percent, down nearly a full percentage point from August’s 7.7 percent. The last time Caldwell’s monthly unemployment rate was below 7 percent was in April 2008.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 01:01 AM

German feast on next Caldwell Cuisine menu

Last Thursday the students made a dry run through what they plan to do tonight at the latest Caldwell Cuisine event, which has the theme “Oktoberfest.” The menu will feature five traditional German dishes such as Kartoffelsuppe, or potato-leek soup, and Schweinebraten, a braised pork roast with caraway-cabbage and an apple sauce. Each course will be paired with a beer provided by Howard Brewing Co. in Lenoir.


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Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:04 AM

Bumgarner's historic postseason

Madison Bumgarner’s 2014 postseason was one of the greatest in the history of Major League Baseball. Let’s take a look at just how good the 25-year-old southpaw from Hudson has been throughout his postseason career.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 08:08 AM

Giants ace Bumgarner wins World Series MVP

25-year-old Madison Bumgarner, a native of Hudson, capped off a most splendid October and earned MVP honors Wednesday night, pitching five scoreless innings of relief in Game 7 as the Giants held off the Kansas City Royals 3-2.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 03:23 AM

Second-half woes lead to Warriors' demise

The West Caldwell Warriors put up a fight in the first half against unbeaten East Lincoln, but too many mistakes in the second half led to a rout, as the Mustangs remained undefeated with a 55-21 victory over the Warriors on Friday night in Gamewell.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 03:14 AM

South flexes muscle in win over St. Stephens

South Caldwell beat St. Stephens on Friday night in a commanding 35-14 performance, grabbing the lead early, and keeping it through the entire game.