Sheriff looking into early-morning fires at Catawba County location
Catawba County Sheriff deputies say they are investigating a series of fires at a property.
Hickory driver killed following collision with tree: Police
A driver is dead after their vehicle ran off the road and collided with a tree, Hickory Police said on Monday.
Records: Giant $40K thumb tack stolen from Hickory art gallery
HICKORY, N.C. (WBTV) - A giant thumb tack sculpture was stolen from outside a Hickory art gallery last week, according to an incident report with the police department. The massive piece was taken from the Atac Gallery on 3rd Avenue Drive Northwest. Reports state the sculpture is worth about $40,000.
Taylorsville Man Charged With Felony Indecent Liberties With A Child
Marc Edwin Ottinger, age 71 of Taylorsville is facing child-sex related charges. He was arrested on Saturday by the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office and charged with felony indecent liberties with a child. Ottinger was released from custody on Sunday under a secured bond of $75,000 and is scheduled to make a first court appearance on March 25th .
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of Maiden, NC Need You!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around maiden.
These Denver, NC based Kittens are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of denver..
Deputies investigating several fires set on purpose at Vale farm
Sheriff deputies in Catawba County believe three separate fires at a farm in Vale were possibly set on purpose.
Man accused of providing company secrets to foreign competitor
An Iredell County man is accused of stealing thousands of classified documents from a Department of Defense (DOD) contractor and manufacturer of ballistic armor, and then giving the information to a foreign competitor.
Lutheran Southern Seminary leaving Columbia
The school plans to close the campus and are moving to Lenior-Rhyne University in Hickory, N.C.
No charges after bus driver accused of assaulting 3rd-grader in Catawba County
No charges will be filed against a bus driver accused of assaulting an 8-year-old student in Catawba County, investigators said.
Catawba County Residents Urged to Prepare for Spring Severe Weather
As spring nears, Catawba County residents are advised to prepare for potential severe weather, including thunderstorms, tornadoes, and flash floods. These conditions can occur suddenly, making it essential for families to have a current emergency plan and supply kit. North Carolina has marked March 3-9, 2024, as Severe Weather Preparedness Week to highlight the need for readiness.
‘Like an art heist’: Part of 10-foot long thumbtack sculpture stolen in North Carolina
"It was like a real-life art heist," the piece's creator, Hunter Speagle, said.
March 4 – Matthew 17:20
ENCOURAGING DAILY SCRIPTURE | Comments: 0 | Leave a comment. He replied, "Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you."
Catawba County Planning & Parks Department: Enhancing Local Development and Recreation
The Planning & Parks Department of Catawba County works to maintain the county's natural beauty while promoting development. The department provides services to support economic growth. These include interpreting the Unified Development Ordinance and reviewing residential and commercial plans. The Parks team offers educational and recreational activities like LITeracy trails, orienteering courses, and paddle launches.
Happy Birthday Remy!
Today, we celebrate your 44th birthday and all the amazing things you bring into our lives. We are especially proud of your hard work and dedication. May your day be filled with love, laughter and all the things that bring you joy. We wish you all the happiness and success in the world and we look forward to many more years to come. Happy Birthday!!!
Taylorsville Woman Charged With Assaulting Government Official
A Taylorsville woman is facing charges following her arrest Friday evening. Sarah Noel Davis, age 39, is charged with second-degree trespass, assault on a government official and resisting arrest. She is being held as of earlier this morning in the Alexander County Detention Center under a $2,000 bond. Davis also...
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:
The gas price fluctuate between $2.9 and $3.09 in Conover as of 2024-03-03. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.346, a week ago the price is $3.262 , according to AAA.
Art & Soul series returns to Iredell Arts Council on March 6
The Art & Soul series continues this week at the Iredell Arts Council with a reception and conversation with Sue Shoemaker. A visual artist with a love for many mediums who has found her home in watercolor, Shoemaker uses this beautiful and capricious medium to illustrate stories and poetry. In 2016, she published her first children’s picture book. She is currently collaborating on two new works for children with her husband, Rev. Steve Shoemaker.
March 3 – Luke 6:37
ENCOURAGING DAILY SCRIPTURE | Comments: 0 | Leave a comment. “Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned. Forgive, and you will be forgiven.”. ---The Lincoln Herald covers the news of Lincolnton, Denver, Cherryville, Maiden, Alexis, Stanley, High Shoals--all of...