Fallston, NC

Burke County Deputies Search For Runaway Teen

BURKE CO., N.C. — Burke County police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing 12-year-old girl who ran away from home. Carissa Annabelle Garrett of Hartland Forest in Morganton, N.C. ran away from her home on June 25th, 2022, according to a news release. Investigators say...
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Deputies: Missing Lincolnton Woman Found Safe

Police say a woman reported missing in Lincoln County on April 29th has been located and is safe. Sherry Lee Cornell, 47, was found by Newton Police on Saturday, June 25th. During the investigation, detectives located at least five places where Cornell had lived in Lincoln, Catawba and Iredell Counties.
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NC deputies need help identifying man who left box of kittens on porch

ELLENBORO, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office and animal control need help identifying a man who abandoned kittens on June 23. We’re told around 9:11 p.m., the man was seen leaving a box of kittens on the porch of Fagans Farm located at 368 New House Road in Ellenboro. The box the kittens were in was taped shut and the kittens were found the next day at 6:30 a.m.

Gaston Christian moves ahead with Shelby campus

A Shelby church has become the new home of a private religious school. Gaston Christian School will be creating a satellite campus for elementary school students in the family life center at Elizabeth Baptist Church. “It is going to be a 4 year old through fourth grade and as we...

Shelby Pride to resume meetings, events

After two years of dormancy, a group for Cleveland County LGBTQ residents is looking to resume activities this summer. On Tuesday, Shelby Pride, a nonprofit organization aiming to give safe spaces for LGBTQ folks to use for social activities, trips and to provide education on current issues, will reconvene. The...

Gaston County’s Serene Getaway

Enjoy a two-night getaway at the Villa at Water’s Edge, a well-appointed luxury vacation home on Lake Wylie in Belmont, North Carolina. Visit beautiful Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, paddle the Catawba River, savor the best Southern dishes from the Jonas Brothers’ family at Nellie’s Southern Kitchen, and browse the shops of historic downtown. The winner will receive:
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Suspect in custody following shooting in North Carolina

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, N.C. (FOX Carolina) - The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office announced that deputies investigated a shooting that happened on Saturday night. Deputies said the shooting happened near Webb Road in Ellenboro. They added that the shooter is in custody, and there is no active threat to the community.

Post 100 gets back on the field with busiest week of the season

The Cherryville Post 100 senior baseball team returns to the field tonight after a six-day break. Cherryville will play host to Caldwell County in what will begin a stretch of 10 games in nine days. Post 100 (11-6, 7-0) is scheduled to host Cleveland County on Thursday evening before the...

Post 43 ends NC-SC Challenge with a tie

CHERRYVILLE – A rare occurrence for Fort Mill Post 43 Senior baseball team happened Sunday, as their third game in the NC-SC Challenge in Cherryville ended in a tie. The game was stopped after seven innings tied at 3-3 against defending North Carolina state champions Fuquay Varina Post 116 because Cherryville had a league game against Rutherford County that needed to start at 7:30 p.m.

Riverbend Park: Inspiring Your Inner Explorer in Catawba County, North Carolina

Bordered by three lakes and 186 miles of river shoreline, Catawba County, North Carolina is a natural playground for boating, paddling, fishing and water sports enthusiasts. One of the best places to enjoy the county’s extensive waterways is at Riverbend Park, a 690-acre gem named after its idyllic location along the Catawba River in Conover, North Carolina.

City of Hickory, Burke County celebrate completion of 12,000-square-foot hangar at Hickory Regional Airport

City of Hickory and Burke County leaders gathered Monday morning to celebrate the completion of a new 12,000-square-foot airplane hangar at Hickory Regional Airport. The City of Hickory and Burke County partnered to construct the new hangar to meet growing demand and enhance the airport’s ability to attract tax base and generate revenue. The new hangar provides enough space to accommodate up to four large aircraft.