Friday Apr 11
Online voting for NC Great Places begins
North Carolina residents have spoken and pitched their favorite Main Streets and Public Places to the North Carolina Chapter of the American Planning Association.
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Friday Apr 11
Wreck pinned child under SUV
A man accused of driving drunk wrecked his SUV in the woods in the Gamewell area Wednesday night, and his 11-year-old daughter wound up pinned underneath the vehicle, the N.C. Highway Patrol reported.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Gaston Gazette
Gospel news: Big night of music coming to Don Gibson
The Rev. Allan Davis, Landmark Baptist in Shelby, called me last week so I could tell you about a wonderful opportunity to hear one of Southern gospel music's finest sopranos, Taranda Greene.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Bernhardt's roots lie deep in Caldwell County
"No one worked for him. They worked with him," Alex Bernhardt Sr. said. "He loved the people.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Maiden Police: Morganton sex offender accessed Catawba Co. school property three times
Maiden Police have arrested a Burke County sex offender accused of accessing a school property on three separate occasions throughout March and April.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Jefferson Post Online Edition
McCrory is just plain wrong about jobs pictu...
Gov. Pat McCrory has been at it again lately - incorrectly claiming that his decision to dramatically cut unemployment benefits is responsible for turning around the state's job market.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Rogers, Norris voted NC Ap prep coaches of year
Morganton Freedom's Casey Rogers and Chapel Hill's Sherry Norris are the 2013-14 Associated Press prep basketball coaches of the year for North Carolina.
Hudson man convicted of rape
A man who already was on probation from a 2004 conviction for molesting his 9-year-old daughter was convicted Wednesday on charges that he raped his son's 15-year-old ex-girlfriend in 2009.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Meet the Candidate: Bill Beam
"It's home for me," he said. "I like history a lot, and I really enjoy Lincoln County.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Film takes out-of-this-world approach to Brown Mountain Lights
Director Matty Beckerman will answer questions from the audience afterward. Western North Carolina's Brown Mountain Lights, a phenomenon believed to date to antiquity, get a starring role in a movie debuting Tuesday in Morganton.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Foothills Regional Airport charts future
Leaders at the Foothills Regional Airport should work to market the airport better to the public and potential businesses - the airport's main problem, participants at a long-term planning meeting said Thursday.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Jason Crisp's brothers open up: 'He was my idol. I love him'
One week after their brother was shot and killed in the line of duty, Eric and Brian Crisp showed Channel 9 pictures of their brother, Jason, and talked about the man they consider a hero.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
Sci-Fi movie about Brown Mountain lights debuts in Morganton, April 4
Morganton Hosts World Premiere of Sci-Fi Movie About Famous Lights MORGANTON, N.C. - Coming soon to a theater near you: Burke County's mysterious Brown Mountain Lights.
Jacksonville Daily News
NC Sheriff: Shooting suspect killed himself
The Burke County sheriff says a man who had killed his parents and a Park Service officer last week killed himself when he was confronted by officers.
Mon Mar 17, 2014
Impressions of America
Readers were fascinated by last month's story about deaf former Asheville resident Tina Webb's reunion with her deaf Korean birth father Suk Kwon Ko and mother Jung Sook Lee after 30 years apart.
The Charlotte Observer
Parade to honor Freedom High state champs
Morganton will honor its state champion Freedom High School boys’ basketball team with a parade at 4 p.m. Wednesday.