Settlemeyer wins 2016 Construction Trades TOY

LENOIR, NC (December 6, 2016)...Scott Settlemeyer, masonry teacher at South Caldwell High School, has been awarded the 2016 Construction Trades Teacher of the Year by the Caldwell County Home Builders Association. This is the second…

NCDOT Crews Prepare for Winter Weather Season

RALEIGH, NC (December 6, 2016)…Winter is approaching and that means N.C. Department of Transportation is preparing for rough road conditions. When snow and ice are in the forecast, DOT has more than 1,700 dump trucks fitted with sand and…

Stuffed Animals to Get New Homes

HICKORY, NC (December 5, 2016)...The Hickory PetSmart hosted a stuffed animal drive during their “Chance and Lucky” program and as a result, over 400 stuffed animals have been donated to the Hickory Fire Department. These adorable stuffed…

NC Grown Christmas Trees…by Seth Nagy

CALDWELL COUNTY, NC (December 5, 2016)…We spend much of our lives surrounded by things made of plastic and imported from other countries. Often family time is spent as everyone gathers around his or her own electronic device. This year take…

NC Ski Resort operation updates

NORTH CAROLINA (December 5, 2016)...North Carolina ski resorts will be working hard to open and re-open in the coming days so "Think Snow!"  Sugar Mountain Resort is currently the only ski resort open with 1 lift and 4 trails. Sugar…