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March 28, 2013

William Morgan Barnett, Jr., 81, passed away March 27, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Barnett family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home in Hickory.

Glen Oaks Golf Club continues play on the course

March 28, 2013

Glen Oaks Golf Club members were devastated when they woke and found their club house was destroyed  during an early morning fire on Sunday, Feb. 24. 

A month later, the course is still in business, but one clubhouse short. Glen Oaks General Manager Dennis Henry said the golf course plans to build back in the same location and predicts a year time frame.

Area men arrested in Lincoln County

March 28, 2013

A Lincoln County traffic stop in Denver, resulted in two arrests and the confiscation of a half kilo of cocaine, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.

Hickory Crawdads opening day roster is revealed

March 28, 2013

The Hickory Crawdads released their opening day roster on Thursday, just a week before the team is scheduled to plays its regular season opener against Greensboro.

Three 'Dads are returning for another season with the team, including catcher Jorge Alfaro, outfielder Jordan Akins and catcher Joe Maloney.

Magic's lead vanishes, Bobcats win their 17th game

March 28, 2013

Down 19 points and giving up nearly 40 points in the first quarter, the chances of the Charlotte Bobcats winning Wednesday night against the Orlando Magic looked bleak.

However, the 'Cats powered back behind 34 points each from Kemba Walker and Gerald Henderson to defeat the Magic 114-108 in a match-up featuring two NBA teams with the worst records.

Maiden SS Ortiz thriving on the baseball diamond

March 28, 2013

Maiden baseball player Randal Ortiz is living the American dream and playing the sport he loves after spending the first 16 years of his life in Puerto Rico.

Ortiz grew up in Bayamon — the second-largest city in Puerto Rico with more than 200,000 residents.

He started playing baseball at age 4 and was instantly drawn to the game.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's spring scores

March 28, 2013

Below is a look at Wednesday's prep scoreboard from across Catawba County:

Prep baseball
Hibriten 7, Bunker Hill 2

Prep tennis
Newton-Conover 6, Watauga 3

Prep soccer
South Iredell 4, Newton-Conover 1

Prep track and field

Girls

Team scores

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