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The Burke County Post 21 American Legion baseball team’s home opener Sunday at Shuey Field was a near mirror image of Saturday’s season opener.
Photos by Lisa Wall/The News Herald Painted faces, amusement rides, music, dancing, festival food and lots of smiles were seen at this week's TGIF Concert Series on the lawn of the Historic Courthouse in downtown Morganton. The band Sweet Revenge entertained young and old alike with their mix of classic covers during family night. Sponsored by Main Street Morganton, the concert series will continue every Friday night at 7 p.m. now through the end of June.
Photos by Jonelle Bobak/The News Herald Three girls from Burke county have 100 days to train wild, "untouched" Mustangs. Sidney Mull, 17, Taylor Bryant, 16, Gracie Buchanan, 12, all students in Burke County Public Schools are participating in the Extreme Mustang Makeover. They hosted their first Mustang Mixer on Monday evening at Lamb Farm to show the progress they have made with each Mustang.
Photos by Lisa Wall/The News Herald A native to the foothills area, Chad Triplett, entertained residents Friday night during the TGIF Concert Series held on the Historic Courthouse lawn. The free performances, sponsored by Morganton Main Street are held every Friday in May and June from 7-10 p.m.
A woman died Sunday afternoon after the boat in which she was riding ran into a dock.Posted: May 25
The Burke County Post 21 American Legion baseball team’s home opener Sunday at Shuey Field was a near mirror image of Saturday’s season opener.Updated: May 25
NEW YORK (AP) — Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find unappetizing.Posted: 1:11 pm
GRANITE FALLS — The Caldwell Arts Council and the town of Granite Falls are sponsoring the annual Art in the Park concert in downtown Granite Falls on Thursday, May 28, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This year, the featured artists for Art in the Park will be local favorite Chickweed the Band.Posted: May 23
The Grace Hospital School of Nursing held its monthly meeting May 4 at the First United Methodist Church in Morganton.Posted: 9:44 am
There’s rarely a meeting at which I’m speaking where someone doesn’t ask me about investing. Often it’s about the stock market, but sometimes there’s a question about gold, foreign currencies or even options.Posted: May 25
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Joe Gibbs has had many special nights in football and auto racing. Few were bigger than Sunday's showing in the Coca-Cola 600.Posted: May 25
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PARIS (AP) — Paris authorities are escorting coffins representing four World War II resistance figures through the French capital toward the Pantheon, the resting place of French heroes.Updated: 2:15 pm