The Charlotte Observer
High school graduations begin Tuesday
The first of more than three dozen high school graduation ceremonies in Mecklenburg County takes place Tuesday afternoon, when seniors at Cato Middle College receive diplomas in a 1 p.m. event at Ovens Auditorium in Charlotte.
Wed May 15, 2013
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
Caldwell County Schools: New middle school can be built without tax increase
On Monday night, the Caldwell County Schools will ask the Caldwell County Board of Commissioners to borrow $14.5 million to build a new middle school for the Hibriten district.
Communities in Schools keeps some whimsy in Taste of Caldwell
On Friday night, guests will mill around in business-casual dress for Communities in Schools' Celebrate the Children: A Taste of Caldwell County.
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.
Caldwell County early college's 'super-seniors' announce college choices
The J.E. Broyhill Civic Center erupted with cheers, whistles, hoops and hollers from high-school students, teachers, counselors and parents on Monday - but it wasn't a pep rally.
Sat May 11, 2013
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.
Caldwell library has access to statewide network of resources
The Caldwell County Public Library now is part of an online network allowing patrons access to millions of reading and other resources from across North Carolina.
Fri May 10, 2013
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.
Former school secretary accused of stealing school funds
Caldwell County investigators accuse a former school secretary of taking more than $40,000 over a two-year period.
Thu May 09, 2013
Duo arrested in meth investigation, police say
A drug investigation that began in December involving two Caldwell County men has come to a close with their arrests, Caldwell County Sheriff Alan C. Jones announced Thursday.
Elisa Baker denies killing stepdaughter
A woman who pleaded guilty in the death of her stepdaughter nearly three years ago told a Charlotte television station Wednesday that she did not kill the girl.
Sheriff: Caldwell School employee stole $40K from school
The Caldwell County Sheriff's Office launched an investigation into Emily Hawkins, the lead secretary at Collettsville School, in late March after receiving information about questionable purchases.
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.
Tue May 07, 2013
Caldwell gets flooding but escapes the worst
TOPIC A trash truck traveling along NC 268 splashes water above the roof of a pick-up truck as it passes by Monday morning in the Yadkin Valley area.
Mon May 06, 2013
Heavy rains cause highway collapse in Caldwell County
Heavy rains have caused the collapse of part of Highway 90 in Caldwell County right outside the town of Collettsville.
Man arrested on drug violations near child care center, police say
A Lenoir man was arrested for drug violations after an investigation that lasted several weeks, according to the Lenoir Police Department.
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Caldwell County Public Library joins NC Cardinal Live on Evergreen
May 6 , 2013. Caldwell County Public Library has gone live with Evergreen as part of the NC Cardinal Consortium.
Sun May 05, 2013
Flooding in Caldwell Co. closes roadways
CALDWELL COUNTY, N.C. Emergency Management in Caldwell County shut down road ways after flooding.