Skip to main content

Archive - May 2013

May 3rd

Ricki Kuhn's home run pushes Maiden to title game

May 3, 2013

Sophomore Ricki Kuhn’s two-run homer in the bottom of the fifth inning lifted Maiden to a 3-2 victory against Bunker Hill in the semifinals of the CVAC softball tournament on Friday at MHS.

The Lady Blue Devils (19-3) face Draughn in the tournament final on Monday in a rematch of last week’s 8-1 loss by Maiden in its season finale in Valdese.

Updated look at baseball, softball tourney brackets

May 3, 2013

Here is an updated look at the baseball and softball tournament brackets for the Catawba Valley 2A and Northwestern 3A/4A:

CVAC baseball

First round
No. 1 Bandys 10, No. 8 Newton-Conover 0 (five innings)
No. 4 West Caldwell 7, No. 5 Maiden 1
No. 2 Draughn 5, No. 7 South Iredell 4
No. 6 East Burke 13, No. 3 Bunker Hill 8

Boy Scout Show this weekend

May 3, 2013

The annual “Scout Show” will be held on Saturday, May 4, from 1 p.m. till 5 p.m. at the American Legion Fairgrounds on U.S. 70 in Newton.

Saturday, May 4, 2013

May 3, 2013

Shannon Scott Dishman, 42 of Conover, died Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at his residence. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. at Friendly Chapel Baptist Church in Maiden.

May 2nd

Tigers top Pioneers, advance to NWC softball final

May 2, 2013

The Fred T. Foard softball team advanced to the Northwestern 3A/4A tournament final with a 3-1 victory against Watauga on Thursday.

The Lady Tigers (20-3) meet Alexander Central (24-1) today at 6 p.m. in the Northwestern 3A/4A championship game at ACHS.

Lady Red Devils claim first conference soccer title

May 2, 2013

With a 3-0 victory against West Caldwell on Thursday, the Newton-Conover girls soccer team made history.

The Lady Red Devils, who improved to 18-1-1 overall and 13-1 in CVAC play, claimed their first-ever conference title.

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

Updated brackets for baseball, softball tournaments

May 2, 2013

Here is an updated look at the baseball and softball tournament brackets for the Catawba Valley 2A and Northwestern 3A/4A:

CVAC baseball

First round (on Thursday)
No. 1 Bandys 10, No. 8 Newton-Conover 0 (five innings)
No. 4 West Caldwell 7, No. 5 Maiden 1
No. 2 Draughn 5, No. 7 South Iredell 4
No. 6 East Burke 13, No. 3 Bunker Hill 8

Friday, May 3, 2013

May 2, 2013

David Wesley Bruner, 28, of Maiden, died  Tuesday, April 30, 2013.  Memorials may be made to Sweetwater Presbyterian Church, 500 21st Street, SE, Hickory, N.C.,  28602.

Montessori Mudstacle is a huge success

May 2, 2013

Catawba County’s first-ever mud run, the Montessori Mudstacle, took in proceeds of over $26,000 to benefit Montessori at Sandy Ford according to Mary Helen Cline, director of the school. 

Committee wins an award from Governor

May 2, 2013

The Teen Christmas Committee, part of Catawba County’s Christmas Bureau, was one of 21 recipients of the Governor’s Medallion Award last week in Raleigh.

Governor Pat McCrory and First Lady Ann McCrory presented Rose Arant, Chair of the Committee, with the state’s highest award for volunteer service.

Below is a look at Friday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams: Girls basketball...
The Greater Hickory Kia Classic golf tournament won't be returning for a 13th year on the Champions...
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams: Girls basketball...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes