City of Lenoir declares 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 COVID-19, Coronavirus, City of Lenoir Mayor Joe Gibbons officially declared a…

City of Lenoir recreation centers closing

LENOIR, NC (March 14, 2020) -- Given the executive order of North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper on Saturday, March 14, 2020, the City of Lenoir will close all City recreational facilities through March 29. On Saturday, Governor Roy Cooper…

Several City of Lenoir events canceled

LENOIR, NC (March 13, 2020) -- In accordance with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services recommendations, the following City events have been canceled: Leprechaun Leap 5k/10k West End Plan Community Workshop…

City of Lenoir Coronavirus Action Plan

LENOIR, NC (March 13, 2020) -- The City of Lenoir is monitoring the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and working in partnership with local and state agencies to address community and employee safety. Staff has developed a flexible action…

Black History Month Concert

LENOIR, NC (February 24, 2020) -- The Parks & Recreation Department wraps up Black History Month with a free concert featuring the Perkins Brothers from Lenoir and Rosa Russ from Raleigh. Date: February 29, 2020 Time: 6:00 PM…

Don’t get scammed

LENOIR, NC (September 25, 2019) -- If someone calls you and says you've won a big prize, but to claim your prize, you have to send the caller some money, that's a scam. City of Lenoir detective encourages residents to be aware… If you get…

City, Google building more greenway in Lenoir

LENOIR, NC (August 23, 2019) -- The City of Lenoir and Google are working on projects that will expand the greenway in the city. The new sections will connect more places in town and provide more opportunities for residents to go for a walk…

Pottery classes at Lenoir High School

LENOIR, NC (June 17, 2019) -- Did you know that you can throw, finish, and fire pottery in Downtown Lenoir? Caron Baker teaches a pottery class on Monday’s at the Lenoir High School Gym. “You do not have to be artistic to become a…

Improvements continue at Lenoir Optimist Park

LENOIR, NC (June 12, 2019) -- The Lenoir Optimist Park is getting more upgrades this year thanks to a state grant and matching funds from the City. The park will get a new parking lot, restrooms, a playground, two picnic shelters,…