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Blue Devils pass test, shut down offense of Rebels

October 25, 2013

MAIDEN — The Maiden football team passed a tough test against West Lincoln on Friday night to remain perfect.

The Blue Devil defense held the Rebel offense in check in a 17-3 victory at Blue Devil Stadium.

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

Trojan’s turnovers costly in home loss to Bears

October 25, 2013

CATAWBA — Turnovers were costly for Bandys in a 34-6 Homecoming loss to Bunker Hill.

It was the first time in 10 years that the Bears had defeated the Trojans in Catawba.

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

PREP FOOTBALL: Friday scores around the area

October 25, 2013

Below are a look at Friday's prep football scores across the area:

Friday, Oct. 25 scores
Maiden 17, West Lincoln 3
Bunker Hill 34, Bandys 6
Lincolnton 30, Newton-Conover 7
Hickory 47, Fred T. Foard 0
South Caldwell 41, St. Stephens 0
East Lincoln 68, West Caldwell 7
Watauga 24, Patton 0
Freedom 42, Hibriten 25
South Iredell 34, Alex. Central 7

Friday, October 25, 2013

October 25, 2013

Billy Loy Sipe, 86, of Maiden passed away Thursday, October 24, 2013, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Sipe Family.

Stephanie Joe Whalen Heckathorn, 49, of Hickory died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at her residence. No services are planned at this time.

Man charged in sexual assault on teen

October 25, 2013

A Southeast Catawba County man faces child sexual assault and kidnapping charges after being arrested by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.
Matthew Dylan Miller, 22, of 2434 Wellesbourne Lane, Sherrills Ford was arrested Wednesday and charged with one felony county each of taking indecent liberties with a child and second-degree kidnapping, according to a statement from the Sheriff's

Making way for the new

October 25, 2013

Demolition was underway Thursday morning at the corner of N.C. 10 and Brady Avenue in Newton. The city of Newton recently acquired a group of buildngs in this area and has plans for the property that include new fire facilities. A crew from the D.H. Griffin Company drove the heavy equipment that stripped away parts of the old building and deposited them in a heap nearby.

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