The U.S. 221/421 overpass was dedicated to fallen 22 year old U.S. Army soldier Sgt. Dillon C. Baldridge on Thursday, June 20th.

Samaritan’s Purse is looking for volunteers to help homeowners affected by the recent flooding in Catawba County.

The names of the victims in the Taylorsville home fire from Saturday have been reported by various media sources.

The $143 million dollar U.S. 221 widening project is still on track to be completed by the end of 2020.

The US Army Corps of Engineers announced last week that dock and land-based facility permits are expected to increase beginning in January 2020.

The ninth annual Doc Watson Day Celebration takes place at the Jones House Friday, June 21, starting at 4:00 p.m., featuring performances by Brooks Forsyth, Charles Welch, the Burnett Sisters, Jack Lawrence and Patrick Crouch, and The Jeff Little Trio.

ASU Trustees meet on Friday, and alcohol sales will be on the agenda.

The 2019 Singing on the Mountain, the annual all-day gospel music and worship event, will again be held at McRae Meadows located at the foot of Grandfather Mountain in Linville, NC.