Newton's downtown district may get a historic revitalization boost by late March.
The N.C. National Register Advisory Committee will soon review a nomination that the city's downtown district be added to the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places.
The proposed downtown historic district is bound by 2nd Street, North Forney Avenue, "A" Street and North Ashe Avenue.
Thereâ€™s no new leads from Wednesdayâ€™s reported gunman at Catawba Valley Community College, and a review of the school's 24-hour video surveillance revealed nothing.
More details from this weekâ€™s campus lockdown and evacuation in the Friday edition of The O-N-E, along with the latest information on police and school leadersâ€™ review of their response to the security threat.
Beyond GeoDome: students at Jacobs Fork Middle School entered a new inflatable theater that delivers lessons about climate change: www.observernewsonline.com/content/mobile-science-center-visits-jacobs-fork.