JH Jones Girls Cheerleading registration open

LENOIR, NC (April 12, 2018)…Registration is open for JH Jones Girls Cheerleading Martin Luther King Jr. Center.  Cheerleading is open to children ages 7 to 12.  Register by May 31. Cost is $5 for city residents, and $10 for non-city…

Paving today on Powell Road in Lenoir

LENOIR, NC (April 5, 2018)…Contractors plan to start paving Powell Road today, from the greenway crossing north to Wilmore Street NE. The project should be finished in a few days. Once Powell Road is completed, the crew plans to pave…

Snow, ice delay trash pickup in Lenoir

LENOIR, NC (Thursday, January 18, 2018)…The City Public Works Sanitation crews are out picking up garbage where they can today, but pickup on streets that are still slick and icy will be delayed until next week. “We’re going to pick up on…

Lenoir City Hall closed for MLK Jr. Day

LENOIR, NC (January 12, 2018)...Lenoir City Hall will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. City recreation facilities will also be closed, except for the Martin Luther King Jr. Center, which will host a …

MLK Breakfast a success

LENOIR, NC (January 13, 2018)...More than 160 people attended the Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast at the City’s MLK Jr. Center Saturday morning, Jan. 13, 2018. The breakfast is part of a weekend celebration honoring Dr. King that…

MLK Jr. celebration next weekend

LENOIR, NC (January 03, 2018)…Next weekend, the Lenoir Chapter of the NAACP is hosting several events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Lenoir. The celebration starts at 9:00 am Saturday, Jan. 13,…

Allstate recognizes Lenoir Fire Department

LENOIR, NC (December 14, 2017)…Local Allstate Agent Sandy Russ recently presented a Blue Ribbon Award to the Lenoir Fire Department for the department’s work to achieve a Class 3 rating. The Class 3 rating reduces property insurance rates…

Lenoir City Council honors Kimberly Edmisten

LENOIR, NC (December 07, 2017)...The Lenoir City Council held a reception Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, to honor outgoing Councilwoman Kimberly Edmisten. Edmisten was appointed to Council in 2015, but did not win reelection this year. Mayor Joe…

Mayor Gibbons proclaims #GivingTuesday

LENOIR, NC (November 15, 2017)…Mayor Joe Gibbons declared Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, to be #GivingTuesday in the City of Lenoir. Gibbons made the proclamation Tuesday night, Nov. 14, during City Council’s regular meeting. #GivingTuesday is an…

City of Lenoir hires Public Information Officer

LENOIR, NC (October 23, 2017)...The City of Lenoir is pleased to announce that Joshua Harris has been hired to serve as the city’s new Public Information Officer. Harris will join the city with more than 15 years of experience working in…