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Nepotism policy change paved the way for city council candidate

It appears a recent change to the city of Morganton nepotism policy was made to allow a former councilman to run for office without impacti… Read more

Latest Headlines

Investigation finds restaurant violated federal wage laws

HICKORY – Nara Japanese Restaurant LLC – a restaurant based in Hickory, North Carolina – has paid $28,779 in back wages to 20 employees aft… Read more

UPDATE: 9 more file for election in Burke

UPDATE: Information from the Burke County Board of Elections about who filed on Thursday got one of the candidates' district wrong. Candida… Read more

Nepotism policy change paved the way for city council candidate

It appears a recent change to the city of Morganton nepotism policy was made to allow a former councilman to run for office without impacti… Read more

Quaker Meadows Golf Course property on the market, ‘open’ until late November

This is normally the time of year that folks are starting new memberships at Quaker Meadows Golf Course. Read more

Watch the video: Wrecker used to lift horse from pond

A team effort to rescue a horse from a Claremont pond Thursday morning ended happily. Read more

US warship brings down Iranian drone over Strait of Hormuz

President Donald Trump says a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions between the two countries. Read more

N.C. Zoo employee dies after falling from a tree

Updated at 11:52 a.m. Read more

Galleries

PHOTOS: Crawdads keep rolling, earn home series sweep

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GALLERY: Throwback Thursday - This week in 1994

Take a look back at this week's Throwback Thursday gallery featuring photos from this week in 1994. This gallery is a collection of photos … Read more

Sports

Quaker Meadows Golf Course property on the market, ‘open’ until late November

This is normally the time of year that folks are starting new memberships at Quaker Meadows Golf Course. Read more

Quaker Meadows, the land: Past, present and future

Quaker Meadows Golf Course opened in 1967 (front nine) and 1968 (back nine). Read more

H.S. FOOTBALL WEEKLY WARMUP: County teams all return head coach, QB

One more Friday puts us another week closer to the start of prep football season. The 10th annual Burke County Jamboree will be played at E… Read more

App State’s Evans named Doak Walker candidate

BOONE — Appalachian State junior Darrynton Evans has been named a preseason candidate for the Doak Walker Award, which is presented annuall… Read more

Latest Wyndham commits include Reed, Casey

GREENSBORO — The Wyndham Championship announced this week that three former major champions and a player currently ranked in the top 10 in … Read more