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Morganton, North Carolina is located in Burke County. Zip codes in Morganton, NC include 28655, and 28680. The median home price in Morganton is $169,900 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Morganton information.

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9 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Morganton city hall parking lot to close

MORGANTON The front parking lot at Morganton City Hall will be closed Tuesday for about three weeks so crews can repaint the water tank nearby. The paint on the water tank at the city hall has been peeling for some time, city officials said.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Lenoir News-Topic

Community leader Venoy Pearson dies

For seven decades Dr. Venoy Pearson moved congregations and changed lives from the pulpits of the First Church of God on Broadway Street and the Hartland Church of God in Morganton. Pearson pastored First Church of God for 54 years and Hartland Church of God for 43. He also worked for the J.E. Broyhill family for more than 60 years, serving as a limousine driver, gardener and handyman, among other duties.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

Ronda gearing up for water line project

Ronda Mayor Victor Varela updated the town's board of commissioners on numerous projects under way at its monthly meeting on Tuesday evening at the Ronda Town Hall, one of which was a water project on N.C. 268 that would save the town thousands of dollars. "Because there are gas tanks under the road at Southeastern Motors, on State Route 268, the site was required to be excavated years ago, by one of the state's environmental agencies, and then water testing has had to be conducted on local wells every six months," Varela said.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Boyfriend charged in Morganton triple homicide

A nearly month-long investigation into a triple homicide in Morganton has resulted in a murder charge against the boyfriend of a victim, police say. Kincaid was identified as the boyfriend of Barbara Ann Johnson, 54, one of the victims.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

FOX Carolina

Missing snow globe leads to dropped murder charge

A judge dropped a murder charge against a Burke County man accused of killing his stepfather because deputies couldn't find the snow globe the suspect said was thrown at him before the shooting.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Lenoir News-Topic

Company gets belated formal welcome to Lenoir

Each day, the 130 employees at Bakers Waste Equipment process 75 tons of steel and ship about 10 truckloads of containers and equipment for handling trash and recyclable materials to 600 customers.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Paducah Sun Online Edition

Paducah economic agency names director

The PED board of directors announced Tuesday that Scott D. Darnell, 42, of Morganton, North Carolina, has been hired to succeed Chad Chancellor, who is leaving next month to start his own business.

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The Charlotte Observer

Prison inmate sentenced for spitting in officer's face

Davayon Jones, 21, of Durham, was sentenced to an additional 17 to 30 months in prison after being convicted of malicious conduct by a prisoner, according to prosecutors in Burke County.

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Lincoln Times-News

Deputies searching for missing teen

ANNIE BLACKBURN Staff Writer Lincoln County Sheriff's detectives are asking for the public's help to locate a missing 15-year-old who, it is believed, may be in the Burke County area.

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Lenoir News-Topic

5-car pileup blocks N.C. 18

Two people were taken to the hospital Monday morning after a five-car accident on Morganton Boulevard in Gamewell that smashed a pickup and left the road littered with shattered glass and car parts.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

WLOS

Police say struggle involved in NC triple homicide

North Carolina police have found evidence that indicates a man in custody after the deaths of his girlfriend, her son and a family friend was involved in a struggle that left marks on his body.

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Lenoir News-Topic

Charge is now murder, but man remains free

The criminal charge against a Morganton man accused of failing to report the killing of a man who had been reported missing in Caldwell County in August 2013 was increased earlier this month to murder, but he remains out of jail while awaiting trial.

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