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Watch the video: Wrecker used to lift horse from pond

A team effort to rescue a horse from a Claremont pond Thursday morning ended happily. Read more

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Red Hawks add Goble, Arboleda to softball program

The Catawba Valley Community College softball program has added two more players to its now 18-member first signing class in school history… Read more

Crawdads complete sweep with comeback victory

The Hickory Crawdads defeated the Kannapolis Intimidators 7-5 on Wednesday night to finish off a three-game sweep. Read more

Update: Charge added, bond raised on suspect in stabbing

The Taylorsville teen accused of stabbing a man in the head and neck Monday night is now facing an attempted murder charge. Read more

N.C. Zoo employee dies after falling from a tree

Updated at 11:52 a.m. Read more

Conover man arrested in Iredell on three charges; more counts pending in Catawba

Two men were arrested on Tuesday after a U-Haul was spotted by the side of the road around 3 a.m. An investigation revealed a lock cut off a local business and, after a search involving canines and a drone, two men were arrested on larceny and trespassing charges. Read more

Update: Horse is out of the pond, largely unhurt

Gideon – the 900-pound horse that was stuck in a pond at Rising Hope Farms in Claremont – has been rescued. Read more

Larry Wittenberg: 1939-2019; Hall of Fame coach's wins, mentoring recalled

Former Hickory High School football coach Larry Wittenberg, who died Saturday at 79, is remembered by former players and colleagues as a to… Read more