Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law unconstitutional

A federal appeals court ruled that a North Carolina law illegally targeted minorities with tougher ballot access rules, such as requiring photo identification to vote. 

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'Dads & Suns Suspended....

Hickory, NC - The Hickory Crawdads' game against the Hagerstown Suns on Friday, July 29th at L.P. Frans Stadium has been suspended due to rain, with the 'Dads trailing the Suns 3-0 in the bottom of the second inning. The game will resume on Saturday, July 30th at 2:00 pm, and will be followed by the night's regularly scheduled contest.

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Pet Patrol

Lost: Female Wheaten Terrier, Fred

On Friday July 15th, a female wheaten terrier went missing from the Linville/Banner Elk area. She has shaggy hair and answers to Fred or Fredericca. $1000 reward is being offered for her return. If found please call 828-898-9334 or 828-387-0666.



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Obituaries(Funeral Homes)

Amos Earl Shook

Amos Earl Shook was born May 2, 1928 to David Alexander Shook and Josie Hamby Shook.

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