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Archive - Jun 11, 2012

Despite weather, junior golf kicks off season

June 11, 2012

Youngsters of all ages turned out at Lincoln Country Club for the first Catawba Valley Junior Golf Tour (CVJGT) event of the season Monday.

Boys and girls in five different age groups competed for bragging rights at the course despite rains looming in the area.

Suns blank Crawdads in series opener, 9-0

June 11, 2012

Behind 14 hits and nine runs, the Hagerstown Suns took the series opener against the Hickory Crawdads in Maryland on Monday, 9-0.

First baseman Justin Miller led the Suns (39-24) by going 3-for-5 from the plate, including two RBIs. Teammate and catcher Cole Leonida also had three hits and two RBIs in the contest.

Ford makes slight changes to 2013 Fusion

June 11, 2012

CHARLOTTE — Ford is making slight modifications to the 2013 Fusion it plans to use next season in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series.

Some of the updates announced Monday are designed to add additional brand identity through new grille work and hood lines.

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June 11, 2012

Lucille Bowman Lynch, 90, of Newton, died Sunday, June 10, 2012, at Abernethy Laurels in Newton. The Lynch family entrusted funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.

Caroline Elizabeth Robertson Femrite, 90, of Newton, died June 9, 2012, at Abernethy Laurels.

Latino ministry relocates in Hickory

June 11, 2012

A Hickory-based ministry that provides services to thousands of Latino citizens in Catawba County each year recently moved.

Centro Latino moved into Maiden Chapel Baptist Church's new Faith Center on May 26.

Sisters to open Newton bakery

June 11, 2012

Lately, people have been asking sisters Judy Early and Teresa Blalock, “Which one is ‘Marie’ and which one is ‘Twannette?’”

Another arrested in shootout

June 11, 2012

Authorities arrested a Conover man in relation to an April gang-related shooting at a Hickory gas station.

Jordan Olajuwon Ramseur, 25, of 3176 Keisler Dairy Road in Conover, is the fifth suspect to be arrested in connection to the shootout, which took place April 28 at the Quality Mart Shell gas station on Lenoir-Rhyne Boulevard in Hickory.

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