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  1. Winter Weather Advisory issued November 14 at 7:00PM EST expiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    Alexander-Greater Caldwell-Greater Burke-Eastern McDowell- Rutherford Mountains-Polk Mountains-Greenville Mountains- Including the cities of Bethlehem, Ellendale, Millersville, Taylorsville, Hiddenite, Stony Point, Kings Creek, Lenoir, Sawmills, Granite Falls, Morganton, Pleasant Grove, Valdese, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero, Glenwood, Saluda, Tigerville, Gowensville, and Cleveland 1106 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM EST THURSDAY... * WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected.

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  2. Winter storm warnings posted for NC mountains ahead of icy conditions, heavy rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... to the mountains. And that's where I'm more confident we'll see some icing. But I wouldn't let my guard down in Morganton, Hickory, Shelby, Lincolnton, Salisbury, Greensboro, Statesville area, Taylorsville, all those areas definitely the potential ...

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  3. Hickory region named 'hot spot' for car thefts in NCRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 7 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    According to the National Insurance Crime Bureau , the Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton region had the highest per-capita rate of stolen cars in the entire state for 2017. In 2016, NICB said the region had 729 car thefts, which spiked in 2017 to 913 thefts for a rate of 249.09 per 100,000 people.

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  4. New Business Caring Transitions of Catawba Valley Launches in the Greater Hickory AreaRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 7 | PRWeb

    Caring Transitions of Catawba Valley serves the greater Hickory area including Newton, Conover, Catawba, Granite Falls, Hudson, Lenoir, Blowing Rock, Boone, Taylorsville, Morganton, Wilkesboro and North Wilkesboro. The services we provide at Caring Transitions are all about peace of mind.

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  5. Charles AmosRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... at noon, one hour prior to the service, at the church. Mr. Amos died on Saturday, November 3, 2018. He was born in Morganton, NC, the son of the late James W. and Mary Sue Causby Amos. He was a decorated Airmen in the U.S. Air Force, having served ...

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  6. 'We're just fed up': Teachers running for office in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | USA Today

    ... a middle school engineering teacher and Democrat running for state representative for the second time in Morganton, North Carolina. Most of the children in foster care in his district are there because of their parents' heroin or opioid use. ...

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  7. 'We're just fed up': Teachers running for office in record numbers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... a middle school engineering teacher and Democrat running for state representative for the second time in Morganton, North Carolina. Most of the children in foster care in his district are there because of their parents' heroin or opioid use. ...

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  8. News in brief: NCSSM raises funds for western campus, controlled burning in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Mountain Xpress

    BARN RAISING: An artist's rendering shows the planned revitalization of a historic barn in Morganton on the western campus of the N.C. School of Science and Math. Image courtesy of NCSSM The N.C. School of Science and Mathematics kicked off fundraising for its Morganton campus.

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  9. Investigators: Victim in Burke Co. death investigation may have been dead more than week Source: WSOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | WSOCTV

    ... in Burke County, authorities said. Breaking Burke- new details this morning about a death investigation south of Morganton. The autopsy is scheduled for later today. Investigators just confirmed the victim, Robert Biggerstaff, had been dead for more ...

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  10. Letter: Gifts should not be rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Watauga Democrat

    I feel compelled to write this letter about the result of the Oct. 9 meeting of the Blowing Rock Town Council, specifically concerning the very disappointing and frankly, disgusting outcome and "non-vote"on accepting the gifts to the town of Blowing Rock of the replicas of the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights from Morganton-based Foundation Forward group. The replicas of these special documents from our founding fathers are the very foundation our country was built on.

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  11. Spookiest spots in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | WSOCTV

    ... four places in North Carolina that are sure to send chills down your spine. 1. Broughton State Hospital (Morganton, N.C.) Stories of tortured patients, botched experiments, suicides and tragedy surround the asylum that was built in 1883 to house the ...

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  12. DA: Charges likely in alleged developmental center abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | WBTV

    Eight people were fired and two transferred last month at the developmental center in Morganton for "unacceptable" conduct toward residents, the North Carolina's Department of Health and Human Services says. The facility provides 24 hour care for almost 300 people who have severe mental and/or physical disabilities.

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  13. Steve Behr: Great football available to High Country fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Watauga Democrat

    ... shocked everybody in the NWC, and likely the western half of North Carolina, when it blasted Freedom 45-7 in Morganton in 2016. And just to show it was no fluke, the Pioneers embarrassed Freedom 42-0 in 2017, also in Morganton. That's an 87-7 ...

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  14. Pinehurst Council Backs Plan for Western ConnectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | The Pilot

    ... She agreed on the need for other projects in the plan, such as improvements to N.C. 5 and the U.S. 15-501/Morganton Road interchange. Many of the opponents who addressed the council live in the village's ETJ and could be affected by the connector ...

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  15. McDowell County deputies charge teen for sex crimes involving 11-year-old victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | FOX Carolina

    Deputies with the McDowell County Sheriff's Office said a Burke County man was charged with sex crimes involving a child. Deputies said Jonathan Ray Register, 19, of Morganton was arrested and charged with statutory sex offense with a child under 15 and taking indecent liberties with a child.

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  16. Pioneers race past McDowell, eye Freedom showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Jayden Birchfield threw for four touchdowns and ran for three more, all in the first half, according to the Morganton News-Herald. The News-Herald said the seven touchdowns Birchfield accounted for is a Burke County record. "I've heard they're ...

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  17. Eight employees fired amid abuse investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | WBTV

    North Carolina's Department of Health and Human Services says eight people were fired and two transferred last month at the J Iverson Riddle Developmental Center in Morganton for "unacceptable" conduct toward residents. The facility provides 24 hour care for almost 300 people who have severe mental and/or physical disabilities.

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  18. Group investigating abuse, neglect allegations at Morganton care centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | WSOCTV

    A federally-mandated advocacy and protection group is looking into allegations of abuse and neglect at a state-run facility in Morganton that cares for the disabled. Channel 9 reporter Dave Faherty spoke with families at the J Iverson Riddle Developmental Center about the allegations and the work of the nearly 1,000 state employees who care for more than 280 disabled residents.

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  19. Common Pleas CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Morning Journal

    ... Cara-Lee Lillian Bradford, also known as Cara-Lee Lillian Helton, 27, East Liverpool, STNA. Michael Alan Rice, 40, Morganton, N.C., nurse anesthetist, and Jamie Elaine Ciecerko, 42, Morganton, N.C., stay at home mom.

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  20. Lawn and Tennis Offers N.C. Clay Court TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | The Pilot

    The club, located off of Morganton Road in Pinehurst, is also offering prize money to the finalists in each division, which has attracted a strong field of players to the tournament that starts Friday evening and ends Sunday afternoon. And then there's the fact that the tournament is free to spectators interested in seeing some high-quality tennis, according to Dana Parziale, the club's director of tennis.

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