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Man killed in motorcycle crash
Nicholas Brian Price, 20, was killed after he drove off the side of Icard Rhodhiss Road near Hollywood Drive, jumped a creek bank and hit a rock wall before coming to a rest in the creek, said Trooper D.R. Lane with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
WHKY-TV & WHKY Talk Radio - Child Sex Charges Filed Against Hickory Man
36-year-old Randy Eugene Dula of Section House Road in Hickory was arrested Sunday (October 21) by Catawba County Sheriff's Officers. He's charged with first degree sex offense with a child, felony rape of a child, indecent liberties with a child, and felony probation violation. Dula was incarcerate
Arrest made in Hickory armed robbery case
Nohsher Chiah, 34, was arrested on Oct. 20 and charged with conspiring to commit a robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Suspect Charged With Hickory Armed Robbery
HICKORY, NC - Police have charged a man in connection to an armed robbery on October 12th. Nohsher Chiah, 34, is charged with robbing the Speedway gas station on NC Hwy 127 S. at gunpoint. Witnesses told police Chiah entered the store around 3:30am, displayed a handgun and demanded money. He then re
PHOTOS: Mugshots of Iredell's Operation Autumn Sweep suspects
All of the suspects allegedly sold drugs to an undercover officer sometime in the last few months, Iredell County Sheriff Darren Campbell said. Drugs included heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine, prescription pills and marijuana.
First Wave Of Massive Drug Bust In Iredell County Nabs 20
MOORESVILLE, NC — A massive drug bust in Iredell County nabbed at least 20 suspects early Monday morning with more to come. In what Sheriff Darren Campbell has dubbed "Operation Autumn Sweep," the sheriff's office has warrants for 65 suspects wanted for selling drugs in Iredell County.The first wave
12th Case of Rabies Reported in Catawba County
CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. -- Animal Services have confirmed a twelfth case of rabies for 2018.Animal services responded to a call from a Claremont resident whose dogs had potential exposure to a dead raccoonThe raccoon tested positive for rabiesThose who encounter an animal with rabies, call 828-464-7686
She's boosting her art, productivity in downtown Hickory
Eye Can See Arts is a business focused on creating custom and original acrylic paintings on stretched canvas, prints and murals. Gedeon is adding workshops, all-age paint parties and private lessons to her services come January.
FATAL NORTH CAROLINA CRASH: Firefighters say one killed, another flown to hospital after car crashes into tree
*Update* Lower Rocky River Rd, 1 patient has been removed and is being transported to the landing zone. 2nd occupant of vehicle is deceased,@NCSHPreporting Lower Rocky River to be closed at least 2 hours. All Harrisburg units still working assisting@StoreFd— Harrisburg Fire (@HarrisburgFire)October
5 things to do in Iredell this weekend
A fun-filled weekend of entertainment, attractions and family activities with morning and evening hot air balloon launches.WHEN: Friday 3 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 7 a.m.WHERE: Statesville Regional Airport, 260 Hangar DriveWHAT’S THE DEAL: Bring cameras, lawn chairs and blankets. Tickets can be purc
Crash kills one person, injures another in Cabarrus County
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person was killed and another victim was injured during a crash in Cabarrus County Monday morning.The crash happened in the 10000 block of Lower Rocky River Road around 5:30 a.m.The second victim was airlifted and transported to the hospital for medical treatment.According
Iredell sheriff targets more than 60 in suspected drug dealer roundup
By 8 a.m. Monday, deputies had arrested nearly 20 suspects at their homes as part of Operation Autumn Sweep, Campbell said. Officers have warrants to charge dozens more and will work throughout the day to locate and arrest them.
Mega Millions $900 million jackpot drives lottery sales in Hickory
Buy NowROBERT C. REED/HICKORY DAILY RECORD: Phillip Annas, co-owner of Mel's Superette hopes he is selling a customer the winning ticket to the Mega Millions lottery. Annas has sold over 1,000 tickets in the last 24 hours.ROBERT C. REED
Calendar of events (Sunday, Oct. 21 to Saturday, Oct. 27)
The Burke County chapter of the North Carolina Retired School Personnel will meet at 11 a.m. at Friday Friends restaurant in Morganton. Dr. Willie T. Ramey, the NCRSP state president, will discuss issues facing school employees nearing the mid-term elections. All Burke County retired school personne
Former Carolina Panther Rae Carruth released from prison
CLINTON, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Former Carolina Panthers player Rae Carruth, who was convicted of hiring a hitman to kill his pregnant girlfriend in 1999, is out of prison. Cherica Adams was eight months pregnant with their son when she was shot in a drive-by shooting on Rea Road. Carruth and his lawyer
Prep Blitz: Young scores 7 TDs, including late winner in Hickory comeback over South Caldwell
The Spartans (2-7 overall, 1-4 Northwestern 3A/4A) gave the hosts all they could handle in a game that featured eight lead changes, six of those coming after halftime. Samuel Craig scored on a 17-yard reverse two minutes into the third for a 38-35 South Caldwell lead. Young, who had 173 yards and fo
Five things to do this weekend (Oct. 19-21)
Find the Friday night lights for high school football this weekend. A trio of Burke County teams will play at home tonight. In the Northwestern 3A/4A Conference, Freedom will carry a seven-game winning streak into a matchup with West Caldwell. In the Northwestern Foothills 2A Athletic Conference, Ea
Cam Newton, Panthers complete fourth-quarter comeback to stun Eagles
Avonte Maddox #29 of the Philadelphia Eagles tackles Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers during the second quarter at Lincoln Financial Field on October 21, 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
The federal government targets local animal park. A fatal accident. A story of kindness. Catch up on the news
The federal government is accusing Mooresville exotic animal park Lazy 5 Ranch of failing to properly care for several of its animals. The U.S. Department of Agriculture filed an administrative complaint last month citing the owner of Lazy 5 Ranch, Henry Hampton, with more than 50 violations of the
Catawba County honors recipients of awards
As stated in his nomination, “Deputy Pinkney is an excellent human being. What does that mean? It means when we have a crying young child terrified of him in uniform because of domestic violence in their home, he speaks to them in a soft voice, on their level, offering them a sticker and a smile so