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Cockman Family concert benefits ‘Helping Hands’

November 27, 2013

For the second-straight year, the Cockman Family will be playing a special benefit concert at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church.

A concert and poor man’s supper will be held at the church on Dec. 7. The supper will last from 5-6:30 p.m. with the concert on tap for a 7 p.m. start.

Tickets cost $7 and includes a men of pinto beans, cole slaw, cornbread, hot dogs, drinks and deserts.

BLACK FRIDAY

November 27, 2013

STAYING SAFE

The clock strikes midnight. Doors open. Barricades come down. Elbows fly.

Wednesday & Thursday, November 27-28, 2013

November 27, 2013

No Obituaries were reported at press time

Feed the hungry by clicking 'like'

November 27, 2013

There are 22,370 individuals living at or below the poverty level in Catawba County.

Of those, 2,134 are 65 years and older and 7,923 are children.

Catawba County’s local branch of Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina, a Feeding America food bank, works with partner agencies in the county to provide food to individuals like these in need.

One on O-N-E: What are you most thankful for?

November 27, 2013

In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Observer News Enterprise visited local people across the city of Newton on Tuesday afternoon to pose the question, “What are you most thankful for?”

“One on O-N-E” is a weekly segment in the Observer News Enterprise newspaper, which poses a question to local people.

Trojans overcome foul trouble, Vikings in victory

November 27, 2013

CATAWBA — Overcoming some early foul trouble, the Bandys girls basketball team defeated South Iredell, 66-38, in its home opener on Tuesday.

With the win, the Lady Trojans improve to 2-0 on the season.

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

Early run propels Trojans in win versus Vikings

November 27, 2013

CATAWBA — The Bandys boys basketball team used a 14-0 run in the second round to propel themselves past South Iredell en route to a 66-47 home victory on Tuesday.

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

PREP NOTEBOOK: A look at Tuesday's prep scores

November 27, 2013

Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:

Girls basketball
Alexander Central 59, St. Stephens 30
Bandys 66, South Iredell 38
Maiden 65, North Lincoln 23

Boys basketball
Alexander Central 54, St. Stephens 40
Bandys 66, South Iredell 47
North Lincoln 50, Maiden 40

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