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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

Carl White’s “Life in the Carolinas” Podcast features Kaylynn Horn

City of Lenoir Main Street Program Director, Kaylynn Horn, was recently featured on an episode of Carl White's Life in the Carolinas podcast discussing the Moving Lenoir to the Second Floor program and other updates about Downtown Lenoir! Read more from the Life in the Carolinas website: "Our guest on this episode of the Life in [...]

By |2019-10-28T11:12:40-05:00October 28th, 2019|Recent Creations|0 Comments

Watch “More In Lenoir, Episode 1” featuring the City of Lenoir Main Street Program staff

On the first episode of More In Lenoir, City of Lenoir Communications Director Joshua Harris talks with Kaylynn Horn, Downtown Lenoir Economic Development Director, and Kyle Case, Main Street Program Coordinator, about the importance of downtown, the Main Street Four-Point Approach, and all the great things happening in the City of Lenoir. Check out all the [...]

By |2019-10-24T10:12:37-05:00October 24th, 2019|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

City of Lenoir Police Department hosting block party for National Night Out

Come hang out with local police officers during National Night Out Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019, in Downtown Lenoir. National Night Out is a nationwide event that promotes police and community engagement. During the event, residents can meet local police officers, ask questions, and learn about the police department. The City of Lenoir Police Department hosts [...]

By |2019-09-25T14:10:27-05:00September 25th, 2019|Recent Creations|0 Comments

Downtown Lenoir businesses win Best of Caldwell 2019

Congratulations to all of the News-Topic's Best of Caldwell 2019 winners! We're proud to have so many right here in Downtown Lenoir! Best Waiter/Waitress/Bartender 3. Ben Hilton Side Street Pour House and Grill Best Craft Beer 1. Side Street Pour House and Grill 2. Liquid Roots Brewing Project Best Milk Shakes 1. The Shake-N-Dog Best Appetizers 1. Side Street [...]

By |2019-09-23T10:03:09-05:00September 23rd, 2019|Recent Creations|0 Comments

2019 Lenoir Christmas Parade Applications Now Available

Starry Night Christmas Parade Friday, December 6, 2019 The Downtown Lenoir Starry Night Christmas Parade is a much-loved holiday tradition in the city. University and high school bands march and perform, numerous community groups and businesses enter floats, and Santa visits every year! Theme The theme this year is: "The Stars of Christmas" Who are [...]

By |2019-09-19T13:02:14-05:00September 19th, 2019|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