Boone PD: Child in critical condition after being hit by car
BOONE, N.C. (WJHL) — On Wednesday just before 7 p.m., members of the Boone Police Department, Boone Fire Department and Watauga Medics responded to the area of Blowing Rock Road and Rivers Street for a motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian. During the investigation, it was determined that a parent and child attempted to cross […]
Alexander County Woman Detained
Watina Ann Littlejohn, 47 of Taylorsville, is in custody on charges that date back to 2019. She was placed in custody on Wednesday for second-degree trespassing, Littlejohn remains in the Alexander County Detention Center under a secured bond of $3,000 with court appearance set for March 11th in Alexander County District Court.
Child in critical condition after being hit by car crossing street with parent in North Carolina
BOONE, N.C. (WGHP) — A child suffered life-threatening injuries as the result of a crash on Wednesday night, according to the Town of Boone. At around 7:20 p.m. on Wednesday, first responders came to the area of Blowing Rock Road and Rivers Street after getting a report of a crash involving a pedestrian. Investigators discovered […]
Child critically injured after being hit by car in Boone, police say
BOONE, N.C. — A child is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle while crossing a road in Boone on Wednesday, police said. Multiple crews responded to a crash involving a pedestrian on Blowing Rock Road near Durham Park a few minutes before 7:30 p.m. Boone Police determined that a parent and child were crossing the road when they were hit by a vehicle.
City Of Hickory To Close Street This Evening
The City of Hickory will close a section of 13th Avenue NE between the Wendy’s and Chick-fil-A restaurants on NC 127 tonight. Beginning at 8pm, the roadway will be closed for approximately 6-8 hours to allow crews to make emergency repairs to an underground water main. Detour routes will be established and clearly marked.
Child, parent struck by vehicle on Blowing Rock Road
This is a developing story as more information becomes available. Update: In an email written at 12:35 p.m. Thursday, Sergeant Dennis O’Neal of Boone Police said there have been no arrests or charges filed at this time. A child was injured in a vehicular accident on Blowing Rock Road...
Savor the Seas: Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Hickory You Must Visit
In this article, we explore three exceptional seafood restaurants in Hickory. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we invite you to share your experiences in the comments section below:
Appalachian State vs. Arkansas State College Basketball Betting Preview for March 1
Find odds, trends and more for the college hoops matchup between Appalachian State and Arkansas State on March 1.
Catawba Co. Schools bus driver under investigation for alleged assault against student
NEWTON, N.C. (WBTV) - A bus driver for Catawba County Schools is under investigation after reports of an alleged assault against a student came to light. A representative with the district confirmed that the county sheriff’s office responded to a call Tuesday evening regarding a bus driver assigned to a Claremont Elementary School route.
Belmont, March 01 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Hibriten High School basketball team will have a game with Stuart W Cramer High School on March 01, 2024, 17:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
8 Facts About Sports And Recreation In Hickory, North Carolina
Hickory, North Carolina, is a vibrant city nestled in the picturesque foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Known for its rich history, stunning natural landscapes, and thriving community, Hickory offers a plethora of opportunities for sports and recreation enthusiasts. Whether you're a fervent sports fan, an outdoor adventurer, or someone seeking a dynamic recreational scene, Hickory has something for everyone.
Blowing Rock Hiking Essentials: Expert Tips on What to Pack for Your Next Adventure
Blowing Rock is a favored location for hiking enthusiasts. However, preparation is key when planning a new or longer hike. Brian Baldwin, an outdoor specialist and manager at Footsloggers in Blowing Rock, shares some tips on what to pack.
Lenoir City Council Honors Retiring Public Services Director Radford Thomas for Decades of Service
On February 20, 2024, the Lenoir City Council recognized the retirement of Public Services Director, Radford Thomas. Mayor Joe Gibbons presented Thomas with a retirement resolution and a Key to the City. Thomas started his career with the city in 2011 as the Public Utilities Director and was promoted to Public Services Director in 2022. Before Lenoir, Thomas held managerial roles in various North Carolina towns and two nonprofits.
Emergency Water Main Repair to Close Section of 13th Avenue NE Tonight
Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight (Feb. 29), City of Hickory crews will close a section of 13th Avenue NE between the Wendy’s and Chick-fil-A restaurants on N.C. 127. The roadway will be closed for approximately 6-8 hours to allow crews to make emergency repairs to an underground water main. Detour routes will be established and clearly marked.Visit here for more details.
Appalachian State vs. Arkansas State odds, score prediction: 2024 CBB picks for March 1 by proven model
The Appalachian State Mountaineers will look to secure the outright Sun Belt Conference regular-season championship when they battle the Arkansas State Red Wolves in a key matchup on Friday. The Red Wolves (16-14, 11-6 Sun Belt), who have won six in a row, are coming off a 71-60 win over Coastal Carolina on Wednesday. The Mountaineers (25-5, 15-2 Sun Belt), who have won 14 of 15, including six straight, downed Old Dominion 89-64 on Wednesday. This will be the only in-season meeting between the teams.
App. State Mountaineers vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves live stream info, start time, TV channel: How to watch NCAA Basketball on TV, stream online
Arkansas State Red Wolves @ App. State Mountaineers. Current Records: Arkansas State 16-14, App. State 25-5 Where: Holmes Convocation Center -- Boone, North Carolina. Online Streaming: Catch select College Basketball matches on Fubo (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.) What to Know. Arkansas State and the Mountaineers are an...
Local Woman Shares Her Journey from Taylorsville High School to Successful Legal Career in Charlotte for Women's History Month
In recognition of Women's History Month, a woman recounts her journey from Alexander Central High School in Taylorsville, North Carolina, to King’s College in Charlotte, and eventually to a private law practice in Charlotte as a legal assistant. She studied secretarial science at King's College, a choice that shaped her career until she chose to focus on raising a family.