15 hrs ago
Caldwell County will tear down house to build new driveway for county building
The county has entered a deal involving tens of thousands of dollars to build an additional entranceway to the county Health and Human Services building, perhaps the busiest county building.
19 hrs ago
Storm violent and quick, but few lasting effects
Penny Jones was at her apartment on Spainhour Street on Wednesday afternoon when her son Bergen, 15, came running to find her.
19 hrs ago
Kinston Free Press
North Carolina ranks No. 4 in the unemployment rate for blacks
From left, Renee Farrow and her sister, LaReesa Farrow, look for jobs Wednesday at the Employment Security Commission.
Wed May 22, 2013
Tree falls on apartment, hundreds without power in Caldwell Co.
In Lenoir, officials say a tree fell onto an apartment on Spainhour Street. There have been injuries reported in that incident.
Wed May 15, 2013
Bill to overhaul N.C.'s economic development makes officials nervous
A bill in the N.C. Senate to overhaul the state's economic development structure would abolish state funding for existing regional economic development organizations, which has raised apprehension among local and regional officials.
Google starts summer internships
Google has never before hired interns to work at any of its data centers around the world, but it is starting with Lenoir.
Man who loved speed dies after wreck
Justin Hamby loved to push his sports car to the limit. Photos of his prized 2001 Mustang GT fill his Facebook page.
Tue May 14, 2013
At Caldwell County ranch, horses audition for international stage
It wasn't long after she took responsibility for a group of horses a couple of years ago that the reputation of Karen Guerra and her Oak Hill ranch, Blue Honey Friesians, started spreading across the country and overseas.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Rejected? You still have a chance to get into college
Whoops! If your mailbox was filled with rejection notices, today might be your lucky day.
Sun May 12, 2013
Kinston Free Press
Teen Fest speaks to young people for the 20th year
The time for both was Saturday at the 20th Annual Teen Fest, sponsored by the Young Women's Outreach Center.
Sat May 11, 2013
Lenoir Service League marks 70 years of service, with a side of fun
Looking over the list of community projects started or given a boost by the Lenoir Service League during its 70 years of existence, you can't help thinking that Lenoir would look quite a bit different without it.
About 80 take part in walk for cancer support group Wig Bank
Walkers take to the Lenoir Greenway during the start of Saturday morning's Wig Walk.
Fake emergency tests officials' training
If you had the right police scanner, you may have heard chatter about bombs, hostages and victims in Caldwell County on Friday afternoon.
Fri May 10, 2013
A refurbished memory debuts with Hudson play
Allen Wilson, the current owner of Johnson Piano Exchange, and Merrium Johnson Throneburg posed for this photo before Wilson began work to restore the piano.
Thu May 09, 2013
School secretary charged with embezzling school funds
Emily Yvonne Hawkins, of Lenoir, is charged with 10 counts of embezzlement by a public officer or trustee, according to a news release from Caldwell County Schools.
Wed May 08, 2013
Some Caldwell County offices closed Friday for drill
The Caldwell County Health and Human Services building at 2345 Morganton Blvd. SW is scheduled to be closed to the public for most of Friday, starting at 10 a.m. and lasting the rest of the day, for an emergency drill involving hundreds of emergency management and other officials across the region.
Stabbed dog now - all stitched up'
Mil Mil, the Chihuahua mix that police say was stabbed by its owner's son, has been returned to its caretaker after an overnight stay at Lenoir Veterinary Hospital.
TOPIC Crews with the North Carolina Department of Transportation and Danny's Bulldozing of Lenoir work to fix a part of NC 90 in the Collettsville community that was damaged during this past Sunday and Monday's rain.
Tue May 07, 2013
With Lenoir hospital, UNC Health Care continues expansion west
UNC Health Care continues what has been a busy year for expansions with the addition of Caldwell Memorial Hospital in Lenoir to its growing network of hospitals.
Tiny dog stabbed with rusty knife
Steve Cardwell was leaving his parents' house about noon Saturday when he heard a woman screaming.