Downtown News

Caldwell Cobras Spring Baseball begins February 5

  Spring baseball begins in Downtown Lenoir on February 5, 2020 with the Caldwell Cobras first home game at Historic Walker Stadium. Just blocks from downtown shops and restaurants, Walker Stadium is conveniently located behind Davenport Elementary School on College Ave. For the full spring schedule, visit the CCC&TI website.  

By |2020-01-16T11:46:09-05:00January 16th, 2020|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Open House at 126 Mulberry St on January 15

If you're looking for a great investment in Downtown Lenoir, join us for an open house at 126 Mulberry St on Wednesday, January 15 from 4:30-6:30pm! This historic property was once known as the Henkel Opera House and later the W.E. Shaw Furniture Building. Historic Tax Credits are available. Please RSVP to 828.234.0490 or 828.320.5182

By |2020-01-13T15:21:35-05:00January 13th, 2020|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Ribbon Cutting at Taste of Havana on January 9

Join the Taste of Havana team as they celebrate their beautiful location in Downtown Lenoir with an official Ribbon Cutting hosted by the Caldwell County Chamber of Commerce! When: 4-5pm, Thursday, January 9, 2020 Where: Taste of Havana Restaurant, 104 Main St NW, Lenoir, NC 28645 Read more on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1715570728577434/

By |2020-01-06T11:42:38-05:00January 6th, 2020|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Open House at 818 Harper Avenue on January 9

Join us a we celebrate the completion of renovations to the historic property at 818 Harper Avenue in Downtown Lenoir! Constructed in 1936, this property was originally home to Stine's Ice Cream Parlor and later occupied by the Lenoir Flower Shop and Parker's Drug Store among other tenants. In 2019, David Maurer of Maurer Architecture [...]

By |2019-12-23T14:12:25-05:00December 23rd, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Downtown Trick-or-Treat event cancelled

Downtown Trick-or-Treating has been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. We apologize for the inconvenience but, unfortunately, the weather is beyond our control. Facepainting, balloon artists, and other activities will be moved to the Halloween Carnival at the Lenoir MLK Center which is indoors. That event is today from 5:30pm-8:30pm. Please come out and support that event.

By |2019-10-31T10:34:23-05:00October 31st, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Downtown Lenoir wins “Best Motto in the State”

Togther we create... a great motto! Read the release below from Business North Carolina: Howdy folks, Hope you had a great week and are ready for the weekend. We have our winner for the best motto in the state! As you may recall, last month, I sent a shoutout soliciting the best mottos from a [...]

By |2019-10-30T10:47:33-05:00October 30th, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

City of Lenoir Public Works Director gives greenway update

Public Works Director Jared Wright gave an update Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019, on a new section of greenway his department is currently paving in the city. The new section is known as the Rail Trail. The Rail Trail is the old railroad that runs through town from Morganton Boulevard north to Sealed Air located on [...]

By |2019-10-24T09:33:24-05:00October 24th, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Lenoir barbecue competition offering thousands in prize money

Can you cook? Can you smoke meat? Do your friends’ and family's mouths start watering when you invite them over for ribs and brisket? Then you might have a shot at winning the grand prize at the Smoking In The Foothills Professional BBQ Competition. The Smoking In The Foothills Professional BBQ Competition is part of [...]

By |2019-09-26T13:07:29-05:00September 26th, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Mayor Gibbons proclaims Constitution Week in Lenoir

Mayor Joe Gibbons proclaimed Sept. 17-23, 2019, as “Constitution Week” throughout the City of Lenoir during a ceremony Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, at the Charters of Freedom in downtown. The Tucker's Barn Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution led the ceremony which included reading of the Preamble of the Constitution, reciting the Pledge [...]

By |2019-09-18T14:18:03-05:00September 18th, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Litter Sweep is next month

Gather your friends and neighbors together and help keep Lenoir clean next month during Litter Sweep. Traditionally scheduled for the last two weeks of April and September, Litter Sweep is the N.C. Department of Transportation’s (NCDOT) biannual statewide roadside litter removal initiative. The next statewide Litter Sweep will be Sept, 14-28, 2019. All residents have [...]

By |2019-08-21T15:52:49-05:00August 21st, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments