Thu Dec 05, 2013
Christmas converges on Caldwell this weekend
You're in luck. There's enough going on in the county to keep you running for most of Friday and Saturday, including parades in four towns.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Man charged with three counts of incest
A Granite Falls man faces a possible sentence of life in prison without parole if he is convicted on three counts of incest with a child.
New Granite Falls Town Council members sworn in
Three members were sworn into the Granite Falls Town Council on Monday, and the council selected a new mayor pro tem.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
City can't keep up with repairs
A crew with the City of Lenoir Public Utilities works to repair a water leak at the corner of Pennton Avenue and Harper Avenue near Shields in early November.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
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TOPIC Volunteers prepare plates for seniors to enjoy a early Thanksgiving meal at First Baptist Church in Granite Falls.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Josephine 'Beanie' Singleton
Mrs. Singleton was born Sept. 8, 1952 in Haywood County to the late Hilan Loftis and the late Levonia Jones Loftis.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
'Fun Run' at Granite Falls Elementary raises up to $15,000
Kids at Granite Falls Elementary School ran through the playground in a more organized manner than usual on Friday, as country and pop music pulsed in the background, and adults shouted out jokes these 10-and-under kids may or may not have understood.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Lubrimetal brings global success to Caldwell
Giorgio Corso's grandfather founded a small, metal-drawing lubricants company called Lubrimetal in Italy in 1959.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Alexander County SO reveals recent arrestees
Kenneth Lee Sanders, age 22, of Granite Falls was arrested on November 11, 2013.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Granite Falls changes concealed carry ordinance
Granite Falls' Town Park and Shuford Recreation Center now are the only town facilities where concealed weapons are specifically restricted, and concealed carry is not uniformly banned at any town recreation facility, after action by the Granite Falls Town Council on Monday night to make a town law conform to changes in state law.
Sun Nov 10, 2013
Young veterans confront new enemy: unemployment
Jason Goss spent 10 years serving his country in the U.S. Air Force as an intelligence analyst with a high-level security clearance.