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Homeless shelter opens for winter
A box truck backed up to the door of the old Lenoir High School gymnasium Monday morning, and volunteers hauled out twin-bed-sized cardboard boxes and leaned them against the wall.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Roundup nets 8 drug suspects in Caldwell County
Caldwell County authorities say they arrested eight people last week in a three-day roundup related to alleged drug activity.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Hudson man killed crossing street
A man died Thursday after he was struck by a car while crossing Main Street in Hudson just after 6 p.m. Keith Edgar Bradshaw, 57, was heading to his Throneburg Avenue apartment on the eastbound side of Main Street when he was struck by a northbound Chrysler Concorde driven by 62-year-old Catherine Hawkins of Lenoir, said Sgt.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Police say they found hit-and-run car
Lenoir police have seized the car they think ran into a motorcyclist from behind on Wilkesboro Boulevard and almost killed him the night of Oct. 16. The car's owner has not been charged, but a case file is being prepared and will be turned over to the district attorney's office for review and possible grand jury indictment, Lenoir Police Capt.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Christmas converges on Caldwell this weekend
You're in luck. There's enough going on in the county to keep you running for most of Friday and Saturday, including parades in four towns.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Questions surround man's death
So far, no one knows why Jorge Ivan Serrano would have driven to the Castle Bridge wildlife access on Connelly Springs Road.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Area shoppers hit stores in full force for Black Friday
As they do every year, deal-crazy shoppers lined up early, and this year the first lines formed while some people were still eating their Thanksgiving dinner.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Missing Hudson man's body found in Lake Rhodhiss
The body of a 55-year-old Hispanic man was found Thursday around 8:30 a.m. in Lake Rhodhiss, approximately a quarter mile from where his car was found Wednesday night at the Castle Bridge Wildlife Access Area on Connelly Springs Road.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Man charged in weekend fight
A Lenoir-area man sought by police in an assault at the Days Inn on Saturday morning was arrested Monday in Hudson.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Lenoir to allow backyard chickens
The Lenoir City Council narrowly adopted an amendment to its code of ordinances Monday night to allow residents to apply for a permit to house as many as four hens in the back yard if they are confined at least 50 feet from houses.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Meth equipment found in yard, sheriff's office says
A Hudson man was arrested Thursday after purchasing items at a local pharmacy that investigators said could be used to make methamphetamine.