News & Announcements
Next weekend, the Lenoir Chapter of the NAACP is hosting several events honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in Lenoir.
WASHINGTON — Lenoir City Councilman T.J. Rohr has been reappointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2018 Finance, Administration and Intergovernmental Relations (FAIR) federal advocacy committee.
Lenoir Police Chief Scott Brown has promoted Jody Herman to the rank of Police Lieutenant, effective Jan. 1, 2018.
"I am honored to announce that Jody Herman has accepted promotion to the rank of Police Lieutenant," Brown said. "Lieutenant Herman sits in first place in the current and active Lieutenant process, which was completed last spring. He did an outstanding job, just as he has always done, and we have no doubt that he will make an excellent Platoon Commander for his people, this department, and our community."
North Carolina Mayors Association to Lead on Issues Important to all Municipalities
(RALEIGH) -- Lenoir Mayor Joe Gibbons has been named to the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Mayors Association, a new organization of North Carolina mayors dedicated to improving life in all of the state’s municipalities by seeking public focus on and finding solutions to critical issues facing the state.
Mayor Joe Gibbons and several City Council members attended the grand opening of Golden Ticket Cinemas Twin Lenoir today, Friday, Dec. 15, 2017.
Lenoir's theater had been closed for several years, but Golden Ticket Cinemas LLC, which owns another theater in Washington, NC, has renovated and reopened the theater here in the Lenoir. Golden Ticket Cinemas Twin Lenoir now sports comfy, reclining seats, Dolby 7.1 surround sound, new flooring, and more.
“On behalf of the City, we're so excited to have this wonderful theater back in our community," Mayor Gibbons said. "Thank you for investing and believing in our community. We welcome you here; we'll spread the word and get people here to come enjoy these new reclining chairs."
Governor Cooper announces that Sealed Air will create 25 jobs in Lenoir
Raleigh, N.C. – Sealed Air Corporation, a leading packaging solutions company, will create 25 jobs and invest $10.4 million over three years as it expands its manufacturing facility in Lenoir, Governor Roy Cooper announced today.
Hundreds of people came out to the Martin Luther King Jr. Center Tuesday night, Nov. 21, 2017, to get a turkey during the 4th Annual Cross Community Turkey Tuesday.
Lenoir, NC – The City of Lenoir, in partnership with the North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office (HPO), will host a presentation on the community’s history and historic architecture next week at the historic Lenoir High School auditorium. The presentation will be at 6:00 pm Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at 1114 College Ave. in downtown Lenoir.
Several City of Lenoir facilities will be closed Thursday Nov. 23 and Friday Nov. 24, 2017, in celebration of Thanksgiving. Garbage pickup also will be affected.
Lenoir, NC – Mayor Joe Gibbons declared Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, to be #GivingTuesday in the City of Lenoir. Gibbons made the proclamation Tuesday night, Nov. 14, during City Council’s regular meeting.