Catawba County

Man arrested on felony drug charges after fleeing from police

Catawba County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a man on Sunday afternoon following a chase that took place throughout Maiden and Newton.

  Ground broken for amphitheater at Conover Station

One killed in Catawba County crash

Man served with outstanding warrant for murder in Catawba County

Winter storm damages marinas around Lake Norman

Hickory battles slushy side roads ahead of Monday work day

Bread and milk flying off the shelves in the NC foothills

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  Local soybean harvest underway, farmers see prices down due to trade war

Conover man sentenced for 2017 assault

Plea in double murder gains witness for the state

More than 900k power outages restored in the Carolinas

500k lost power as TS Storm Michael moved through the Carolinas

Catawba County confirms eleventh case of rabies in 2018

  Despite heavy opposition, Harrisburg town council votes to move forward with development project

Despite heavy opposition, Harrisburg town council votes to move forward with development project

Woman convicted in Catawba County car-shooting case

Woman convicted in Catawba County shooting.

Credit card skimmers arrested in Harrisburg

Two arrested for credit card-skimming in Harrisburg.

Second arrest made in Concord robberies case

Concord police arrest man in recent robbery case.

Fire damages two homes in Concord

Man wanted after armed robbery at Cubbard Express in Hickory

Burke Co. police arrest man after 25-mile motorcycle chase

Lenoir-Rhyne’s Haylea Salamon selected as a Top 30 finalist for NCAA Woman of the Year

Man arrested after 50 lbs of meth found in vehicle in Catawba County

Crews respond after tree falls on house in Conover

Police seek suspects in Catawba County armed robberies

Surveillance video does not help in identifying who the crook or crooks were. Investigators are asking the public to look at surveillance video to see if they recognize the person's walk and mannerisms.

Gas grill caused deadly Hickory fire

The body of 63-year-old Gary Michael Martin was found on the second floor of the home, the fire marshal said.

Vaping device explodes in face, man flown to hospital in Catawba County

The vaping device exploded in a man's face, leaving serious facial injuries.

Wood chips spilled across NC 16 in Catawba County, road closed for hours

The wreck happened just before 2 p.m. at the intersection of NC 16 and NC 10 near Newton.

'Dangerous' gunman accused in deadly Catawba Co. shooting captured

The shooting happened just after 10 p.m. at a home on Curlee Road.

Skunk tests positive for rabies in Catawba County's sixth case of the year

A skunk tested positive for rabies in Catawba County on Sunday, marking the county's sixth case this year.

  Ex-girlfriend of Jason Reid preparing lawsuit against county over GPS tracking device

Reid was indicted in June on two felony charges and three misdemeanors stemming from the allegations he used a GPS tracking device from the sheriff's office to keep tabs on his ex-girlfriend.

Multiple crews battle house fire in Catawba County

Conover Fire said they were assisting the St. Stephens Fire Department to control the fire in the residential area.

Former Catawba Co Sheriff captain indicted on multiple charges

Former Catawba County Sheriff's Office Captain Jason Reid has been indicted on multiple charges following a months-long investigation by the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation.

Man accused of beating girlfriend for hours, keeping her 'prisoner' for days

Police say a woman went into the police department lobby around 3:40 a.m. Monday, saying she just escaped from her boyfriend, who had "kept her prisoner" and assaulted her for several days.

296 Lenoir-Rhyne University student-athletes named to the 2017-18 Athletic Director's Honor Roll

Lenoir-Rhyne also led the South Atlantic Conference with 198 student-athletes on the Commissioner's honor roll as announced last week.

Severe storms bring down trees, cause power outages in several counties

Thousands are without power after strong storms swept through the WBTV viewing area late Thursday night.

Man accused of holding girlfriend against her will, assaulting her faces several charges

A man who was wanted for allegedly holding his girlfriend against her will and repeatedly assaulting her inside a Catawba County home for several days has been arrested.

Skunk tests positive for rabies in Catawba County's fourth case of the year

Two dogs came in contact with the skunk in Maiden Thursday.

Wanted man accused of assaulting, holding girlfriend against her will in Catawba Co. home

The victim told deputies that Shook reportedly held her against her will inside a home on Viewpoint Road for three days.