Archive - Jul 13, 2012
While the 'Dads Kevin Torres hasn't had a lot of chances to play, he is trying to make the most of them.
The 6-foot-3, 195-pound catcher said watching last season's Hickory squad make it to and compete int he playoffs help him mature as a baseball player.
Tied 2-2 late in Friday's South Atlantic League contest, the Lakewood BlueClaws got a timely hit from Brock Stassi to pick up a 3-2 victory over the Hickory Crawdads.
Stassi's single in the bottom of the ninth plated catcher Gabriel Lino, who reached base earlier in the inning on a walk.
Farrell Ray “Poss” Gilbert, 90, of Conover, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, July 13, 2012 due to injuries sustained from a recent fall at his home. The Gilbert family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
Early voting and curbside voting in the primary run-off concludes at 1 p.m. Saturday and so far turnout has been ... slow.
The roof of Alice Pope's Hickory home has been repaired since a car crashed into the residence on 29th Avenue NE more than three years ago.
It’s more than just the beat of the drums. It’s the love of Matthew Decker’s life, and it becomes evident almost as soon as he picks up the sticks.
A deep, primal rhythm courses from his hands to his feet and into the heart of the drum set.
Two Newton-Conover assistant coaches have left the school to take positions under former Red Devils coach Nick Bazzle at Alexander Central.
Matt Wilson and Greg Hardy have left their posts with the Red Devils to join Bazzle's staff with the Cougars.
Newton-Conover coach Brint Russell said Wilson's decision to leave was a difficult one.