Sunday Jun 16
Customer Interaction Solutions
Jobs, jobs jobs are here; Companies having hard time finding people trained, willing to work
You've heard it said that there are no jobs in Catawba County. It's been a common problem in the Greater Hickory Metro Area in recent years.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
At least dozen homes damaged by powerful storm in Conover
Emergency personnel are assessing the damage Thursday's powerful storm left behind in Conover.
The Star Online
98-year-old Eagle Scout reflects on achievements
Fred Simmons doesn't remember much at 98 years of age. The lifetime resident of Shelby and decorated Eagle Scout served in the Boy Scouts from 1928 to 1933.
Woman charged in deadly Catawba Co. shooting
Sheriff deputies in Catawba County made an arrest in a deadly shooting earlier this week.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Gas leak at local plant sends 14 to hospital
Inspectors said a mechanical failure led to a natural gas leak at a Lincoln County manufacturing plant Monday afternoon, affecting more than 30 employees.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Witnesses: Man collapses, dies in front yard after shooting
Investigators in Catawba County are investigating a deadly shooting after a man's body was found in his front yard.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
'Success Coaches' keep families together
In Catawba County, N.C., the Duke Endowment's "Success Coaches" service is helping to keep parents and kids together, and Hickory resident Kelley Walker is only half-joking when she says her Success Coach saved her sanity.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Woman pleads guilty to killing husband, starting fire to cover it up
A Catawba County woman is pleading guilty in court to manslaughter and attempting to destroy a body to conceal evidence after deputies say she murdered her husband and then attempted to cover it up by setting the couple's garage on fire.
Fri May 31, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Caldwell suspect caught by deputies
A Caldwell County man who had been the subject of a search by law enforcement authorities was found overnight and taken into custody.
Wed May 29, 2013
Police search for stolen French bulldog puppies worth $2K each
Authorities were searching for a woman who stole two French Bulldog puppies each worth about $2,000 from a Catawba County breeder.
Firefighters rescue woman after car slides down embankment
Firefighters in Catawba County rescued a woman after her car plunged down a steep embankment south of Hickory.
Newton man sentenced to prison time for sex crimes
James William Payne III, 47, of Newton, was convicted of first degree sexual offense with a child and three counts of indecent liberties with a child Tuesday in Catawba County Criminal Superior Court.
Berry won't run for US Senate against Hagan
North Carolina Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry says she will pass on a chance to run for Kay Hagan's U.S. Senate seat next year because she does not want to leave the state and loves her current job.
Mon May 27, 2013
Around Town 5-27-13
The Lincolnton Recreation Pool at Betty G. Ross Park will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today.
Sun May 26, 2013
N.C. Democrats host 10th Congressional District convention
A call to action toward victory in 2014 general elections brought an enthusiastic response from delegates to the 10th Congressional District Democratic Convention here today.
Fri May 24, 2013
Debris in lakes a concern for holiday weekend
An Eyewitness News crew spotted a lot of debris in local lakes which could cause problems for water sport enthusiasts this weekend.
Thu May 23, 2013
Deputies say large meth lab found in Catawba Co. home
A tip led sheriff deputies in Catawba County to a home south of Claremont where they said they discovered one of the biggest meth labs in the state.