Catawba Prosecutors No Longer on the Job

Two prosecutors are gone from the Catawba County District Attorney’s office following allegations that they derailed criminal investigations into abuse by leaders of a church they attend. In announcing the shakeup, District Attorney David Learner says he “cannot allow the Read more

Severe Storms Threaten Charlotte Area

CharlotteObserver.com A tornado warning is in effect until 5:15 p.m. Wednesday for southwestern Catawba County and southeastern Burke County. At 4:51 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was 7 miles southeast of Morganton and moving east at Read more