31 min ago
Kinston Free Press
Retail notebook: Sweetie Pie's, Belk Kidfest, Self Help Credit Union
Stitches & Stuff is in the process of moving next door so Herritage Street can have a new business, Sweetiepies Cupcakery, which will take over their corner space.
4 hrs ago
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Silver Alert issued for Caldwell County man The Caldwell County Sheriff's Office has issued a Silver Alert for a 58-year-old Lenoir man.
8 hrs ago
Jacksonville Daily News
Vause, Swarts receive scholarships
The State Employees Association of North Carolina Scholarship Foundation recently awarded Katelyn Vause of Richlands a $1,000 scholarship to attend a four year university, she plans on attending Lenoir-Rhyne University in the fall.
13 hrs ago
Lenoir man charged in Burke break-in
A Lenoir man is accused of breaking into a convenience store in Morganton and stealing a large number of cigarettes.
19 hrs ago
Straight from the farm to the Bistro
Tina Nordan's goal is for her restaurant to get as much of its food and ingredients from local sources as possible.
19 hrs ago
Kids pop with excitement for pop-ups
"This is about you guys being as creative as you want," Erica Lein, youth services librarian, told the children gathered around the tables of paper, markers and scissors at the Lenoir branch of the Caldwell County Public Library.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Eola Beer Company set to open next week
TOPIC Stephen Loe explains how his counter-pressure growler filler keeps out oxygen when bottling, making growlers of beer last for a month, compared to a few days if filled from a regular tap.
Relatives: Killing could have been avoided
"I don't think they should hold my daddy accountable," said Shelia Hernandez, Sparks' daughter.
Building a new home for the homeless
Elizabeth Norris pointed through walls made only of two-by-fours, telling a group of visitors that this space, now only concrete and bare walls, will be a kitchen, a dining room, a sleeping area - a home for Lenoir's homeless.
Car going 100 when it crashed, trooper says
A Caldwell County man was driving about 100 miles per hour down U.S. 321 north of Lenoir when he lost control of the car late Monday afternoon and wrecked, the N.C. Highway Patrol reported.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Kinston Free Press
Commission approves capital for school renovations
On Monday, the commissioners agreed unanimously to approve the proposed capital projects by Lenoir County Public Schools for the 2014-15 school year.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Beach Carolina Magazine
Duke Energy Awards $50, 000 for Educational Travel Grants & Free Teacher Workshops
The N.C. Museum of History announces that Duke Energy Education Travel Grants will be available this fall to help cover part of transportation costs to the museum for public schools in central and eastern North Carolina.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Public invited to see planned homeless shelter
Caldwell County Yokefellow and Lenoir are holding an open house Tuesday evening for people to see what will become the city's first full-time homeless shelter.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
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Pushing his little toy lawnmower and singing Michael Jackson songs at the top of his lungs, 4-year-old Carson Handy could light up the neighborhood around his house on Wilson Street in Lenoir.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
2 women, child die in Caldwell County wreck
Two women and a child were killed Wednesday night in a head-on collision in Caldwell County, according to the N.C. Highway Patrol.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Hall files for re-election to school board
Hall, 70, is a retired teacher. She taught for 16 years in five districts. In Caldwell County, she taught primarily exceptionally gifted students.
Lenoir awards bid for greenway sewer line replacement
Lenoir officials have taken the first step in fixing a persistent sewer problem along the Lenoir Greenway, formally awarding a contract worth nearly $500,000 Tuesday night for the replacement of roughly 5,400 feet of outdated sewer line.
Children bubbling with excitement to make soda
Eleven-year-old Kaylee Fitzgerald carefully measured out fruit punch, seltzer water and cola syrup with a small eyedropper.
New furniture company could bring 150 jobs
A Florida-based furniture company is considering placing a manufacturing plant in Caldwell County, with perhaps 150 jobs over the next three years, county officials said Monday.