Caldwell County Declares State of Emergency

LENOIR, NC (June 9, 2019 at 4:41pm) -- Caldwell County, North Carolina has declared a State of Emergency due to the current flooding event. A State of Emergency allows the government entity to request and utilize operational resources to…

Catawba County declares State of Emergency

NEWTON, NC (June 9, 2019 at 9:22am) -- The Catawba County Board of Commissioners declared a State of Emergency in Catawba County at 8:00 a.m. Sunday, June 9, 2019, due to excessive rainfall in the County beginning Friday, June 7, 2019 and…

Door Kicked In, Spartans Win State By Dan O’Neal

RALEIGH, NC (June 2, 2019) -- In the late 1970’s, there was a quote made by the coach of the Houston Oilers (Tennessee Titans today) Bum Phillips after losing the AFC Championship game again to the eventual Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh…

This Week’s Caldwell Journal…

GRANITE FALLS, NC (June 6, 2019) — Here is this week’s paper… We now have two new and easier ways for you to view our weekly paper! (In the bottom viewer, click on the square dashed box in the bottom right corner to view in full-screen)…

WBTV Is First Again, Finishes May #1

CHARLOTTE, NC (June 1, 2019) -- The top television station in the Charlotte market for the May 2019 Nielsen sweeps period is WBTV.  As the station prepares to celebrate 70 years on the air as the first broadcaster in the Carolinas, WBTV’s…

Missing Person from the Grace Chapel Area

LENOIR, NC (May 30, 2019) -- The Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office and Caldwell County Emergency Management is looking for Terry Daniel Ray, a white male, 38 years old. Mr. Ray is 5’11”, weighs 180lbs, has black hair and green eyes. Mr. Ray…

This Week’s Caldwell Journal…

GRANITE FALLS, NC (May 30, 2019) — Here is this week’s paper… We now have two new and easier ways for you to view our weekly paper! (In the bottom viewer, click on the square dashed box in the bottom right corner to view in full-screen)…

No tax increase in City of Lenoir budget

LENOIR, NC (May 24, 2019) -- City of Lenoir City Manager Scott Hildebran presented his 2019-2020 budget to Council Tuesday night, May 21, 2019. There is no proposed tax increase in the general fund budget. Hildebran and Donna Bean, Finance…

‘Dads Rally in Eighth to Beat Greensboro

HICKORY, NC (May 28, 2019) -- The Hickory Crawdads came from behind in the eighth inning to defeat the Greensboro Grasshoppers 4-3 on Tuesday evening. The 'Dads won the four-game series three games to one and are 6-1 against the…