Board of Elections Celebrates Board Members

LENOIR, NC (July 10, 2020) -- Caldwell County Board of Elections recently recognized H. Houston Groome Jr. as he retired from the board and welcomed Joseph Delk IV to the board. Groome steps down from the board after serving for 24…

Confirmed Rabies Case in Caldwell County

LENOIR, NC (May 29, 2020) -- On May 28, 2020, the North Carolina State Laboratory notified Caldwell County Animal Control that a skunk submitted for testing and was infected with the rabies virus. This is the second skunk found in the…

Update on Officer Involved Shooting

LENOIR, NC (April 24, 2020) -- On 04/24/2020 at 10 a.m., a Deputy with Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office responded to a suspicious person call on Miller Hill Road in Lenoir. The responding Deputy encountered Timothy Darryl Sides Jr., age 28,…

Caldwell County Declares a State of Emergency

LENOIR, NC (March 18, 2020) -- In response to the recent declarations by NC Governor Roy Cooper and the Federal government, and to help mitigate the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Caldwell County Commissioners officially declared a state…

Sheriff’s Road Fire under investigation

LENOIR, NC (January 15, 2020) -- Sunday, January 12, 2020, firefighters from Little River Fire Department, with mutual aid from Hudson, Sawmills, Grace Chapel, and Kings Creek Fire Departments, responded to a structure fire at 5341…

Residential Structure Fire Claims Life

LENOIR, NC (January 6, 2019) -- A resident was killed in a Sunday morning fire at 3905 Orlando’s Way, Lenoir, NC – in the Cajah’s Mountain Community of Caldwell County. The initial 9-1-1 call was received at 09:40, and North Catawba Fire…

Fatal Fire in Draco Community

LENOIR, NC (December 31, 2019) -- Monday, December 30, 2019 firefighters from Little River Fire Department, with mutual aid from Grace Chapel and Hudson Fire Departments, responded to a structure fire at 5484 Parkview Rd. in the…