Caldwell County State of Emergency Lifted

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (December 12, 2018) -- Chairman Randy Church of the Caldwell County Commissioners has determined that the conditions constituting a state of emergency no longer exists in the jurisdiction and has issued a termination…

Caldwell County Inclement Weather Update

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (December 10, 2018) -- Caldwell County Offices will operate on a two-hour delay tomorrow, December 11th due to inclement weather. Please note the following from Caldwell County Emergency Services: * Caldwell County has…

Caldwell County Issues Curfew

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (December 9, 2018) -- Due to inclement weather, Caldwell County has issued a mandatory curfew for December 9th, 2018, starting at 8:00pm and ending December 10th 2018at 6:00am. The curfew is for Caldwell County only, not…

Caldwell County Declares State of Emergency

LENOIR, NC (December 9, 2018) -- Caldwell County, North Carolina has declared a State of Emergency due to Winter Storm Diego. A State of Emergency allows the government entity to request and utilize operational resources to respond to the…

Lenoir man pleads guilty to felony assault

LENOIR, NC (September 17, 2018) -- Dwayne Adam Hollar, 47, of Lenoir, was sentenced to serve five to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury during Caldwell County…

Caldwell County Deploys to Jones County

LENOIR, NC (September 17, 2018) -- A contingent of Caldwell County’s Incident Management Team (IMT) has been activated, at the request of North Emergency Management, to augment the local IMT in Jones County, following Hurricane Florence.…

Caldwell County Firefighters Deployed

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (September 16, 2018) -- Firefighters from Caldwell County, including two from Caldwell County Emergency Service’s Fire Division, have been activated at the request of North Carolina’s State Emergency Operations Center in…

Caldwell County Hurricane Florence Update #1

LENOIR, NC (September 14, 2018 9:52am) -- Here is an update from Caldwell County concerning Hurricane Florence 1. Caldwell County EOC (Emergency Operation Center) was opened at 8 a.m. today. 2. The current forecast for Caldwell County is…

Catawba County declares State of Emergency

NEWTON, NC (September 14, 2018) -- The Catawba County Board of Commissioners has declared a State of Emergency in Catawba County due to the severe weather event affecting Catawba County. The declaration enables Catawba County Emergency…

Missing Caldwell County man found deceased

LENOIR, NC (August 28, 2018) -- Searchers found a missing Caldwell County man, 84- year-old Jimmy “RC” Spears of 1044 Rays Place, deceased in a wooded area on an adjoining property near his home this afternoon around 2 p.m. Spears’ son had…

Caldwell County elderly man missing

UPDATE... LENOIR, NC (August 28, 2018) -- Search for Caldwell County elderly man has been suspended...as soon as we receive more information, we will pass it along. LENOIR, NC (August 27, 2018) -- The Caldwell County Sheriff’s…