Archive - Jul 26, 2012
The rivalry between the Catawba County Hornets and Iredell County Warriors adds a page to its storied book Saturday when the two teams meet at Westside/Jaycee Park in Central Carolinas Football League action.
The Hornets (1-0), who are coming off a 28-12 win against the Stanly County Panthers last Saturday, try to change the Warriors' domination in the series between the two teams.
Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith signed a 3-year, $18 million extension in April.
Now, he is putting that money to great use.
Smith pledged that he will make a $100,000 donation to the survivors of the shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo.
Smith released a statement Thursday regarding the generous donation.
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Danica Patrick is back at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Could a return to the Indy 500 be next?
Mary Annetta Hewitt, 90, of Newton, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at Lutheran Home-West, after a period of declining health. The Hewitt family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.
U.S. 70 was closed about half an hour after a two-car wreck in Conover about 1 p.m.
District 25 Attorney James C. Gaither Jr. said his office is "highly efficient" when it comes to prosecuting intoxicated drivers.
"The prosecution of drunk drivers remains a top priority for the district attorney's office.