Need Assistance? Call 2-1-1

CARY, NC (March 23, 2020) -- NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service provided by United Way of North Carolina. Accessible via an easy-to-remember, three-digit number, families and individuals can call to obtain free and confidential…

Scam Alert: Top 4 Coronavirus Scams Seen by BBB

MATTHEWS, NC (March 19, 2020) -- COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, has hit North America. While this is bad news for most Americans and Canadians, it’s great news for scammers who are cashing in on our anxiety about the…

Hickory Aviation Museum closing temporarily

HICKORY, NC (March 16, 2020) -- The Hickory Aviation Museum will be closed immediately until April 1st. In the next couple of weeks, we should begin to get an idea about how this contagion is spreading and what we need to do to prevent…

Relay for Life of Caldwell County Statement

LENOIR, NC (March 16, 2020) -- These are unprecedented times for everyone, but the American Cancer Society’s premier focus and priority remains our cancer patients and volunteers. Due to the Center for Disease Control’s recent announcement…

Granite Falls McDonald’s pitching in

GRANITE FALLS, NC (March 16, 2020) -- The Granite Falls McDonald’s will be providing free lunch to any child with an adult who visits our restaurant Monday thru Friday from 11am to 2 pm. The lunch will include a plain hamburger, plain…

Caldwell Senior Center closing through March 30th

LENOIR, NC (March 15, 2020) -- The Caldwell Senior Center has decided to close to participants until March 30th, at which time we will evaluate the situation and determine if conditions allow us to reopen.  We feel this step is necessary to…