Something is amiss in Valdese
A search warrant was served at the home a little more than a year ago where investigators seized meth, drug paraphernalia and a sawed-off shotgun.
An Asian American veteran whose video exchange during a public meeting went viral after he bared his chest to reveal scars he got while servin…
First lady Melania Trump has broken her silence on the Capitol insurrection incited by her husband in a letter posted on the White House website early Monday morning in which she lashes out at her critics and then condemns the violence. Here is the first lady's letter:
After retiring recently I accepted a part-time job at one of Burke County's Waste Convenience Sites. As an "essential" worker you learn quickl…
In this “brilliant” book, which covers the years 1940 and 1941 in war-torn England, Gates wrote, “Larson gives you a vivid sense of what life was like for average citizens during this awful period, and he does a great job profiling some of the British leaders who saw them through the crisis, including Winston Churchill and his close advisers.”
Burke County lost another resident to COVID-19 and added 23 cases to its total Tuesday.
Several states require high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate. Which got us to thinking — how difficult would these questions be? In order to become a naturalized citizen, applicants must correctly answer 6 of 10 questions from the list of 100 questions. Here is a sampling of some of those questions. We re-worded them a bit — test yourself!
The city will begin resurfacing the walking track at Freedom Park on Monday.