Lenoir Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Black residents called to get involvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... in front of St. Paul AME Church followed more than an hour of speeches, song, poetry and prayer at #BlackLivesMatter, Lenoir's contribution to a nationwide day of activities speaking out about recent grand jury decisions to not indict officers in ...

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  2. LCC offers credits one night a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Kinston Free Press

    ... with information on transferring to a four year college, financial aid availability and cost. "This program at Lenoir is specifically for a student who just needs an associate degree in liberal arts or the student who is seeking to transfer to a ...

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  3. Lenoir man charged with drug offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    LENOIR After a six-month investigation prompted by community complaints, police on Friday arrested a Lenoir man at his home and charged him with drug offenses. Police charged Travis Xavier Thomas, 27, with felony possession with intent to manufacture, sell or distribute a schedule II controlled substance, felony maintaining a dwelling for a controlled substance, misdemeanor simple possession of a schedule IV controlled substance and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia. 4 comments

  4. Antique nativity scene gains noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... scene on the front page; the photo caption called it "one of the most outstanding" of the year's decorations around Lenoir. Courtney thinks perhaps the scene originally was bought from an old Lenoir department store, Bernhardt and Seagle. This year, ...

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  5. Speakers and - die-in' add to larger discussionRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    This Saturday, people will gather in Lenoir to voice their response to recent grand jury decisions against indicting police officers in the deaths of black men and one young boy, and in support of the victims' families. The program, which will take place at St. Paul AME Church and uses the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter as its title, will show solidarity, organizers Lemuel Patterson and Bernadette Dula said.

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  6. Wreck kills one, severely burns anotherRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    A head-on collision between a pickup and a tractor-trailer Thursday morning on Morganton Boulevard killed the passenger in the pickup and left its driver in critical condition and badly burned. The Chevrolet pickup, driven by Joshua Clay Sanders, 36, of Wildwood Road in Lenoir, was going west on Morganton Boulevard shortly before 6 a.m. when it crossed the centerline about 200 yards east of Playmore Beach Road and struck the tractor-trailer, which was going east, Trooper Chris Bentley of the N.C. Highway Patrol said.

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  7. Lenoir man charged with selling his prescription pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Lewis Edward McCandless, 46, of the 4500 block of Lovette Lane, was charged with two counts of felony trafficking in opiates, the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office said Thursday. Authorities allege that McCandless sold 100 of his pills to a "cooperating witness."

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  8. 1 dead in Caldwell County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... collision was reported about 7 a.m. on N.C. 18, not far from Playmore Beach Road. That is about 8 miles southwest of Lenoir. Troopers said the crash involved a tractor-trailer and a pick-up truck. The road was closed for several hours but was ...

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  9. 1 killed, 1 burned in head-on collision on N.C. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    The driver of a pickup was badly burned and his passenger was killed in a head-on collision with a tractor-trailer about 6 a.m. on N.C. 18 near Playmore Beach Road, the N.C. Highway Patrol said. The pickup was going toward Morganton from Lenoir and crossed the center line into the tractor-trailer's path, the Highway Patrol said. 8 comments

  10. Service brings people together in spirit of ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    In 1971, about a dozen people gathered for a church service to show their unity and support for each other after a trying time of civil unrest and racial tensions in Lenoir. It was the first Interracial Christmas Worship Service, the start of an annual tradition that will celebrate its 44th gathering this Sunday at 6 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Lenoir, at 1002 Kirkwood St. NW.

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  11. Arts Council wishes students Merry Christmas with 'Christmas Carol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... s on tour several different shows in his company Off the Leash Creative in Canada. He said this was his first time in Lenoir and third time in North Carolina.

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  12. Hibriten student turns around school's landscapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... to be able to do all of this because of the fundraising," Will said. "So, I talked to Kim Hefner from Walmart in Lenoir, and she had suggested applying for Walmart grants, and that's for service projects and schools." Businesses in Lenoir, Hickory ...

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  13. Joseph Scott Roland convicted in Ralph Michael Prestwood's deathRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    A man accused of fleeing a wreck in 2011 that grievously injured a Lenoir man who later died avoided a possible murder conviction by pleading guilty to reduced charges Tuesday in Caldwell Superior Court. Before being sentenced, Joseph Scott Roland, 31, of Union Baptist Road in Oak Hill turned in the courtroom to address the family of his victim, Ralph Michael Prestwood, 58, of Countryside Drive.

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  14. Dreary weather can't stop holiday spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    TOPIC The Winston Salem State University Marching Band thrills the crowd during Friday night's Christmas Parade in Lenoir. Chilly, wet weather couldn't dampen the holiday spirit in Caldwell County this weekend as the area's four parades heralded the holiday season up and down the county Friday and Saturday.

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  15. From 'I do' to 'I want out'Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... divorce attorney," Joughin said. "I can't imagine it would get tricky or become challenging." T.J. Rohr, a lawyer in Lenoir who practices family and divorce law, said that he would approach such a case the same as any other divorce. "A lot of people ...

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  16. Jeweler accused of buying stolen jewelryRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    The owner of Garon's Jewelry and Design was arrested Thursday and accused of buying and selling jewelry that he knew was stolen. Virgil Garon Mabe, 56, of Blue Creek Road in Lenoir is charged with two counts of felony receiving stolen property. 19 comments

  17. Christmas cheer stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    The Christmas light and music show in downtown Lenoir fell silent Tuesday after someone broke a lock protecting the laptop computer that controls the show. Dean Norman, who runs the show, said he was told by a city official Tuesday afternoon that the lock on the computer's box was broken and the laptop was missing.

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  18. Christmas parades will march despite bad weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    TOPIC The marching band from Winston-Salem State University thrilled the crowd last year during the Christmas parade held in Lenoir. The National Weather Service predicts a 50 percent chance of rain falling on the City of Lenoir Christmas Parade, set to begin Friday at 6:30 p.m., and an 80 percent chance of rain on Saturday, when there will be parades in Sawmills at 10 a.m., Granite Falls at noon and Hudson at 2 p.m. Rob Winkler, Lenoir's director of parks and recreation, said it would take a real downpour to force cancellation of Lenoir's parade because of the difficulty of scheduling participants such as the Winston-Salem State University Marching Band.

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  19. Celebrating a century of loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... Saunders get ready to leave for work at Ritter Lumber Company, and later when he worked for Bernhardt Furniture in Lenoir. Then she would sit and read the Bible as she waited for her children to wake at 6 a.m. for school. "Her doctor book was as ...

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  20. NTNWS 12-4 alpine village.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    For the past three weeks the old Lenoir High School gymnasium has undergone a transformation. The bleachers and basketball goals have been supplanted with old-time shops, a large clock tower, falling snow and of course Santa Claus.

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