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September 21, 2012

Safety week addresses child

September 21, 2012

Child Passenger Safety Week comes to a close this weekend, but the safety of children continues.

County continues with shelter expansion project

September 21, 2012

As the Catawba County Animal Shelter reaches capacity, Catawba County Board of Commissioners are working to construct a new facility.

“The capacity has reached as high as 259 animals,” Emergency Services Director Bryan Blanton said. “The problem is when you have animals that close diseases can spread and there is a safety issue.”

Manning, Giants shred Panthers in prime time, 36-7

September 21, 2012

While New York may be "The City That Never Sleeps," the Carolina Panthers were the ones left restless on Thursday night in Charlotte.

The New York Giants pulled out to a 20-0 lead by halftime and cruised to a 36-7 primetime victory over the Panthers at Bank of America Stadium.

JV FOOTBALL ROUND-UP: Thursday's area scores

September 21, 2012

Jayvee football season continued on Thursday with six match ups featuring seven Catawba County football squads.

Below are scores from the county and others from the surrounding areas.

Local scores
Fred T. Foard 13, Alexander Central 7
Newton-Conover 14, Bandys 0
Maiden 26, West Caldwell 6
South Caldwell 55, St. Stephens 14
South Iredell 23, Bunker Hill 6

Bandys' Cassidy Shell is 22-0 on court this season

September 21, 2012

Having played tennis since she was age 6, Cassidy Shell is shining bright on the Bandys tennis team.

As of Wednesday, Shell is 22-0 on the court in both singles and doubles play.

To read more of this story, pick up the Friday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Red Devils edge Trojans on court

September 21, 2012

The Newton-Conover volleyball team avenged a loss to Bandys earlier in the season with a five-set victory Thursday at home 17-25, 25-10, 25-20, 15-25 and 15-7.

The Lady Red Devils improve to 4-11 overall and 3-5 in the CVAC.

Kayla Champion led the Lady Trojans (6-7, 5-3) with 12 kills, 10 digs, five aces, three assists and three blocks.

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