Governor Cooper held a press conference on Tuesday with some good news, COVID-19 cases are on the decline. This past month’s drop is getting us another step closer to pre-pandemic life.“People are eating at restaurants, and going to concerts, and ball games, it’s good news,” Governor Cooper said. Governor Roy Cooper talked about a “renewed sense of hope” at the press conference with the numbers to prove it. And although business owners are eager to get back to normal, some are still holding their breath.
Deputies said they were called to Caldwell Memorial Hospital Tuesday morning where they were told a man and his girlfriend were at an acquaintance’s home when a group of people assaulted them and then bound and blindfolded them
The CMS Board of Education is meeting on Tuesday night. One thing on the agenda that’s getting a lot of parents talking about is a possible change to the schedule for next week. The school board plans to recommend that Monday, November 1 become a teacher workday. November 2 was already planned teacher workday. If approved, this would give students a four-day weekend over Halloween.