Update on West Caldwell High School Shelter

LENOIR, NC (September 16, 2018) -- There are currently 11 people, 1 dog, and 1 cat housed in the shelter at West Caldwell High School. Residents in the Wilson Creek and John’s River communities were asked by Sheriff’s deputies to…

Caldwell County EMS Captain Deployed Down East

LENOIR, NC (September 15, 2018) -- Captain Josh Potter of Caldwell County EMS has been deployed to Kinston, North Carolina this morning with no definite answer of when he will return. Potters wife Audrey told us, “I'm so proud of him for…

This Week’s Caldwell Journal…

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (September 12, 2018)…This week’s Caldwell Journal is available to read as a PDF or as a Booklet. Just click on the links below. You can also read any of our past editions by clicking on “E-Edition” above. Click on links…

A Clean Wilson Creek

By Wes Waugh -- Just slightly over three months ago, I sat on Betsey’s Store porch in Mortimer, N.C., with Bruce Gray and discussed the future of Wilson Creek and the wilderness area. The river we felt, continued to be under a grave threat.…

Hurricane Florence briefing by Gov. Cooper

RALEIGH, NC (September 9, 2018) -- Gov. Cooper will hold a media briefing on Hurricane Florence on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 11:00am.  You can view the live stream of the briefing on the Caldwell Journal website at:…