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    • Morganton Festival brochure wins ShowFest Excellence Award

      Morganton Festival brochure wins ShowFest Excellence Award

      Monday, Feb 18, 2019

      The brochure for the 37th annual Historic Morganton Festival recently won a ShowFest Excellence Award at the North Carolina Association of Festivals and Events ShowFest Conference, held in Charlotte Feb. 10-11. The brochure design won the Best...

    • Street to be closed for construction work

      Street to be closed for construction work

      Friday, Feb 15, 2019

      Citizens and passerby need not be alarmed if they hear a small explosion late Monday morning – the City has tentatively scheduled for contractors to complete construction work involving explosives at 506 S. Sterling St. that will last only a few...

    • Special Meeting Notice

      Special Meeting Notice

      Friday, Feb 15, 2019

      In accordance with N.C.G.S. 143.318.12(b)(2), notice is hereby given of a Special Meeting of the Morganton City Council to be held on Friday, February 22, 2019 beginning at 8:15 a.m. for the purpose of conducting an annual workshop and to consider...

    • Power outage planned overnight Thursday

      Power outage planned overnight Thursday

      Wednesday, Feb 06, 2019

      City crews are asking customers to prepare for two planned power outages Thursday night and early Friday morning happening while they work to replace power poles. Crews will begin replacing a power pole at Poplar Street and Carbon City Road at...

    • Work of Morganton residents on display for Art in the Hall

      Work of Morganton residents on display for Art in the Hall

      Monday, Feb 04, 2019

      The paintings of two Morganton residents are now on display for Art in the Hall at Morganton City Hall through March. Locals Casey and Tom Kilgore have been painting murals and canvasses for more than 18 years, which are displayed in homes,...

    • Wreck causing power outage

      Wreck causing power outage

      Monday, Jan 28, 2019

      City crews are working to restore power for approximately 650 customers after a vehicle hit a power pole near 801 Carbon City Road. Customers on Carbon City Road from Taco Bell to BASF are affected by the outage. Customers on side streets that...

    • Restrooms at Greenlee Ford Greenway access closed

      Restrooms at Greenlee Ford Greenway access closed

      Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019

      The restrooms at the Greenlee Ford Access point of the Catawba River Greenway are closed to repair a water leak. Repairs are being made, and the restrooms are expected to be open again by the beginning of next week.

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