Local Girl Scout Camps open for Summer Camp 2021

COLFAX, NC (March 8, 2021) -- From the city block to the suburban backyard to the backcountry, Girl Scouts has a long and storied history of getting girls outdoors. This summer, Girl Scouts Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont (GSCP2P) will continue…

COVID-19 Update #290 (March 10, 2021)

LENOIR, NC (March 10, 2021) — Here is the COVID-19 Update for Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Updated 3-10-2021 at 4:15 p.m. *This is the number of tests conducted by Caldwell UNC, the Health Department, and other reporting providers. Not…

106 Covid variants identified in 12 U.S. States

RALEIGH, NC -- MAKO Medical Laboratories, a national reference laboratory and leader in COVID-19 testing, released new information regarding the company’s latest identification of COVID-19 variants across twelve of the forty-three states…

COVID-19 Update #289 (March 9, 2021)

LENOIR, NC (March 9, 2021) — Here is the COVID-19 Update for Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Updated 3-9-2021 at 4:15 p.m. *This is the number of tests conducted by Caldwell UNC, the Health Department, and other reporting providers. Not all…

BBB Scam Alert: Watch out for SAT prep scams

MATTHEWS, NC (March 8, 2021) -- For parents of high school students, SAT scores are a huge deal. With college admissions and scholarships on the line, paying for tutors and test prep materials may be worth the price. But watch out for con…

CCHD COVID-19 Update #288 (March 8, 2021)

LENOIR, NC (March 8, 2021) — Here is the Caldwell County Health Department COVID-19 Update for Monday, March 8, 2021. Updated 3-8-2021 at 4:00 p.m. *This is the number of tests conducted by Caldwell UNC, the Health Department, and other…

CCHD COVID-19 Update #287 (March 5, 2021)

Note: The Caldwell County Health Department will be releasing updates two times a week going forward. LENOIR, NC (March 5, 2021) — Here is the Caldwell County Health Department COVID-19 Update for Friday, March 5, 2021. (click on…

CCHD COVID-19 Update #286 (March 2, 2021)

Note: The Caldwell County Health Department will be releasing updates on Tuesday's and Thursday's going forward. LENOIR, NC (March 2, 2021) — Here is the Caldwell County Health Department COVID-19 Update for Tuesday, March 2, 2021.…

Adults 18-24 report highest scam risk in 2020

CHARLOTTE, NC (March 1, 2021) -- Adults ages 18–24 reported the highest median losses ($150) and the highest likelihood of loss (56.6%) to BBB Scam TrackerSM in 2020, according to the Better Business Bureau (BBB). Previously, older age…

CCHD COVID-19 Update #285 (February 26, 2021)

LENOIR, NC (February 26, 2021) — Here is the Caldwell County Health Department COVID-19 Update for Friday, February 26, 2021. (click on graphic above to view larger image) Caldwell County Health Department learned of two…

CCHD COVID-19 Update #284 (February 25, 2021)

LENOIR, NC (February 25, 2021) — Here is the Caldwell County Health Department COVID-19 Update for Thursday, February 25, 2021. (click on graphic above to view larger image) Caldwell County Health Department learned of two…

CCHD COVID-19 Update #283 (February 24, 2021)

LENOIR, NC (February 24, 2021) — Here is the Caldwell County Health Department COVID-19 Update for Wednesday, February 24, 2021. (click on graphic above to view larger image) The Caldwell County Health Department has started…