Archive - Dec 10, 2013
Traffic was halted for hours Monday morning after a black car traveling northbound on U.S. 321 ran off the road, went underneath a cable in the median and struck an large delivery truck.
The accident took place just north of mile marker 37 at approximately 8 a.m.
A suspected gunman in a Rowan County shooting was arrested in Conover on Monday night.
Khari McClelland, 23, was arrested at a home on 167 8th Avenue SW in Conover on Monday afternoon.
McClelland is one of four men wanted in the shooting of 25-year-old Rowan County volunteer firefighter Marcus Kauffman.
The Newton-Conover wrestling team captured a prestigious tournament championship this past weekend, winning the Lake Norman Duals.
The Red Devils defeated White Oak (51-19), Pope (51-20), Pinecrest (63-16), Christiansburg (43-25) and Gilmer (39-24) on their way to an undefeated record at the event.
HICKORY â€” The Lenoir-Rhyne football team held on to defeat North Alabama, 42-39, on Saturday at Moretz Stadium in an NCAA Div. II National quarterfinals.
The Bears (12-1), who have won a school-record 12-straight contests, will face 15th-ranked West Chester (13-1) in the national semifinals next Saturday in Hickory.Â