Downtown Lenoir wins four state awards

Friday, March 15, 2019 The City of Lenoir Main Street Department won four awards during the 2019 N.C. Main Street Conference held this week in Salisbury, NC. Lenoir won more awards this year than any other city across the state. City staff, downtown business owners, and volunteers attended the 2019 N.C. Main Street Conference [...]

By | 2019-03-15T16:18:57+00:00 March 15th, 2019|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

National Public Works Week

We’re celebrating #NationalPublicWorksWeek in Lenoir and we want to give a shout out to all the Public Works employees who help keep Lenoir running. You may not know it, but the Public Works department maintains city streets, collects trash, operates the city Recycling Center, maintains the City cemeteries, and keeps city vehicles and various pieces of equipment running! [...]

By | 2018-05-25T13:16:57+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Main Street recognizes champions, volunteers

Friday, March 2, 2018 During the annual “I Heart MSt Volunteer Celebration,” the Main Street Program recognized the Lenoir Fire Department as the 2017 Main Street Champions and thanked Main Street­­ volunteers for their hard work last year. Main Street staff hosted a banquet for the department Monday night, Feb. 26, 2018, at 1841 Café [...]

By | 2018-03-05T10:04:19+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Hair hired as next Chief of the Lenoir Fire Department

Monday, February 5, 2018 The City of Lenoir has hired Ken Hair to serve as the next Chief of the Lenoir Fire Department. Hair has served with the Lenoir Fire Department for 27 years, and has served as Deputy Chief since 2008. Hair officially will become Chief March 1, 2018. Ken Hair will serve [...]

By | 2018-02-05T14:55:28+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments

Lenoir Fire Department promotes three up the ranks

Friday, January 19, 2018 Lenoir Fire Department Chief Ken Briscoe promoted three staff up the ranks Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. The promotions were the result of the recent retirement of Battalion Chief Jimmy Farr, who served 29 years with the department. Captain Scott Powell was promoted to the rank of Battalion Chief. Powell has been [...]

By | 2018-01-22T09:43:20+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Downtown News, Recent Creations|0 Comments