Architects presented plans on Monday about the $50 million renovation of Newton-Conover High School. The renovation is scheduled for completion in 2027.
The Maiden High School gym was filled with 345 students from 17 middle and elementary schools on Friday to watch student-made Lego robots compete in an event called Sumo-Fest.
Scholarship providers, recipient meet for the first time at Lenoir-Rhyne University event in Hickory
Lenoir-Rhyne University student Alexis Taylor met the couple behind one of her scholarships on Wednesday at the university’s annual scholarship luncheon.
Appalachian State University is making progress on its renovations at the Hickory campus in anticipation of the first classes starting in five months.
Students in a fourth-grade class at Banoak Elementary School were given an assignment that contained a statement about former President Donald Trump that was not part of the school system’s approved curricula, according to Catawba County Schools.
Hickory native Emma Frye is a testament to how hard work and determination pay off.
Caldwell and Burke schools closing early due to chance of storms; no change in school schedules in Catawba County
Caldwell County Schools and Burke County Public Schools will release students early today due to the chance of severe weather.
Prospective Appalachian State students from the Hickory area said they were drawn to the convenience of the new Hickory campus during a university informational session on Tuesday.
The Catawba County Schools Board of Education approved a school calendar for the upcoming year that combines two options: the 167-day calendar for middle and high schools and the 164-day calendar for elementary schools.
Kristen Whisenant approached the podium with a poster in her hands.
Hickory High's living wax museum, and VR experience educating students and staff on Rosa Parks, Ruby Bridges and more
Hickory High School hosted a living wax museum on Tuesday where students portrayed significant Black figures including Beyoncé, LeBron James, Serena Williams and more.
A class project centered on conversations about mortality was unveiled at Lenoir-Rhyne University this week.
A bill that would allow the three school districts in Catawba County to set their own school calendars is working its way through the North Carolina General Assembly.
Lenoir-Rhyne University announced a partnership with 14 regional community colleges that will reduce barriers for students looking to transfer to the university.
Plans for an estimated $54 million renovation of Newton-Conover High School will be presented to the public next month, said Superintendent Aron Gabriel at the Newton-Conover City Schools Board of Education meeting on Monday.
Appalachian State will host several events in Hickory this weekend for App State alumni, baseball fans and students and families interested in learning more about the university’s Hickory campus.
Hickory Public Schools seeks $30K to aid homeless students; number in need expected to rise, school officials says
Hickory Public Schools is seeking $30,000 per year to aid homeless children in the school district.
Appalachian State University has announced a new scholarship for students enrolling at the university’s Hickory campus.
Western Piedmont Community College officials think they have a site picked out for the school’s emergency services training facility but it still needs final state approval.
The Hickory and Catawba County school systems will operate on a two-hour delay Monday.
After a month of shipment delays, Hickory Public Schools is implementing the first of its new weapons detection systems.
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Appalachian State University will be hosting a series of events at its Hickory campus in the coming months to allow prospective students to learn more about the new campus.
Catawba County Schools board members plan to ask county leaders for an increase of approximately $2 million for the 2023-24 school year.
Catawba Valley Community College students will soon be guaranteed admission to Western Carolina University after a memorandum of understanding was signed Wednesday by WCU Chancellor Kelli R. Brown and CVCC President Garrett Hinshaw.
Challenged books debated: Former school board candidate says faith under attack; Freedom Readers say books promote tolerance, empathy
The Catawba Freedom Readers raised questions about schoolbook decisions possibly imposing the religious beliefs of others during Monday’s meeting of the Catawba County Schools Board of Education.
The Catawba County Schools Board of Education voted unanimously on Monday night to give full-time and part-time employees one-time retention bonuses in early June.
Mountain View Elementary School sixth-grade student Brie Wimbush won the annual Catawba County Schools district spelling bee. Wimbush was named champion after successfully spelling the word “subsequent.”
Catawba Valley Community College recently announced the Dean’s List of students for the fall 2022 semester.
Catawba Valley Community College announces the President’s List of students for the fall 2022 semester.