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Pair of guns found in shooting suspect's home

December 17, 2013

CONOVER — A shotgun and a .38-special were found inside the home of a Sunday morning shooting suspect after a search of his home.

Twenty-six year old Mee See, who appeared in court for the first time Monday, is charged with attempted murder of his girlfriend, Crystal Lor, 19, of Conover.

Thread Trail plan tries to tie county together

December 17, 2013

A plan is in place here in Catawba County.

You could even say that it’s a master plan — one that many people might not be aware of.

Carolina Thread Trail is creating a system that will show the benefits of greenways and trails across the states of North and South Carolina.

One on O-N-E: What would make the world a better place?

December 17, 2013

On Tuesday afternoon, the Observer News Enterprise visited local people in the city of Newton to pose the question, “What would make the world a better place?”

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

PREP NOTEBOOK: Tuesday's sports scores

December 17, 2013

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

Girls basketball
Freedom 80, Fred T. Foard 21
Hickory 68, Patton 50
Watauga 37, St. Stephens 36

Boys basketball
Freedom 59, Fred T. Foard 46
Patton 86, Hickory 66
St. Stephens 60, Watauga 59

Wrestling
Fred T. Foard 29, Crest 24
Fred T. Foard 43, Mitchell 15

Bears advance to school’s fourth national title game

December 17, 2013

HICKORY — The Lenoir-Rhyne football team gained all 451 of its yards on the ground, rushing its way into the NCAA Div. II Championship game with a 42-14 victory over West Chester on Saturday at Moretz Stadium.

The Bears (13-1) reach their first-ever Div. II championship game, having made the NAIA final in 1959, 1960 and 1962.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

December 17, 2013

Jane Brumley Hewitt, 78, of Newton, left this life with courage and passed into Heaven with peace on Dec. 13, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice. Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremations are providing professional services to the Hewitt Family.

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