Archive - Jul 30, 2012
County investigators are piecing together the events surrounding a Saturday shooting which left one man dead after gunshots were exchanged between family members at close proximity.
For the first time in 35 years, Newton-Conover City Schools students will fill a brand new school when classes start next week.
And for the second time in the school system's history it is opening a new middle school.
In seven years of playing against the Iredell Warriors, the Catawba County Hornets didn't have much luck.
That fortune all changed this past Saturday night.
Below is a complete look at all of the prep football schedules of each of the seven Catawba County high schools this fall.
Be sure to follow the Observer News Enterprise daily leading up to opening day of prep football season on Aug. 17 and also pick up a copy of the O-N-E Prep Football Preview on Aug. 16!
Aug. 17 at St. Stephens
Aug. 24 at Fred T. Foard
SPARTANBURG, S.C. â€” Carolina Panthers general manager Marty Hurney says defensive end/linebacker Jyles Tucker has left training camp and the team has terminated his contract.
Hurney wouldn't rule out bringing Tucker back at some point.
R. Dail Travis, 66, of Claremont, passed away on Friday, July 27, 2012, at his residence. The Travis family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Conover.