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The Rev. Kim E. Moss was around 10 when her parents took her to march in Boston with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

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The Guardian Ad Litem program works with children up to age 18 who are involved in the court system due to abuse and neglect. The goal is to have a volunteer for every child. In this time of COVID, the program

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Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute is introducing a new class that will better prepare the students for jobs in the pharmaceutical industry and related fields.

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Earl Monroe Patterson shows off a giant cabbage he grew.

A Lenoir pharmaceutical company is planning to begin production of COVID-19 vaccine soon, the company’s leader told a congressional committee this week.

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Blue Ridge Energy has constructed nearly 20 miles of fiber-optic infrastructure to bring high-speed internet to parts of northern Caldwell County, part of a grant-funded project that will take around two years to complete, a company official said.

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The Lenoir Rotary Club will host the Lenoir Rotary P.A.R.S. Golf Social, sponsored by The Property Shop in memory of Ken Ferguson, at Cedar Rock Country Club on Friday, June 18. The tournament will raise money to fund P.A.R.S. — Polio eradication, Alzheimer’s Research, and Scholarships for l…

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Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute’s health care clinic will offer COVID-19 vaccinations for students, faculty and staff starting this fall.

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A Gamewell area man recently pleaded guilty in federal court to charges related to child pornography and was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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Gamewell Ruritan Club, 3038 Morganton Blvd., will hold its annual summer indoor sale on Saturday, June 19, from 7 a.m. to noon with a variety of items, including plus-size ladies’ clothes, pocketbooks, hats, men’s clothes, kitchen items, furniture, toys and more. “To go” biscuits will be for…

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Caldwell County Rotary Club’s most recent scholarship recipient, Tygia Nicole Drew Howell, center, and her grandmother, Barbara Howell, attended this week’s Caldwell Rotary meeting. Tygia graduated from Hibriten High School with a 4.5 grade-point average and plans to attend UNC Chapel Hill i…

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When Justina Chandler returned to Caldwell County from New York City, where she had been working as a property manager, she had little to her name.

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The Gamewell town council approved a general fund budget of $1.5 million for 2021-22 at a public hearing Monday night, an $800,000 increase from the current year.

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City of Lenoir employees, from left, Clint Coffey, Donny Lovins and Tyler Coffey work to piece together a “Welcome to Lenoir” sign at the corner of Morganton Boulevard and Old Morganton Boulevard to replace one destroyed in a wreck. The sign was built using rocks from the old Smithey’s depar…