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Beyond words: Lucas lets his play do the talking

June 12, 2013

Born with a stutter in his voice, Greg Lucas has done nothing so far this summer season to show he is sputtered on the baseball diamond.

The Post 48 pitcher and first baseman has stepped up when his team needed him the most and became a quiet leader on the Hickory squad.

Lucas has battled stuttering from a very early age.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

June 12, 2013

Ann Hollar Boston, 74, of Newton passed away on Tuesday June 11, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice.
The Boston family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee.

Area meth lab raided

June 12, 2013

The Maiden Police Department and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office narcotics investigators have arrested three people in connection with a possible meth lab at a residence in the 3900 block of Biggerstaff Road.

Splash Pad a huge hit

June 12, 2013

The sound will bring a smile to your face. It is the sound of water falling on concrete punctured with shrieks of joy from young voices.

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

Washburn re-bounds

June 12, 2013

A new eatery recently re-located to downtown Conover that is sure to get you talking.

It might be the owner, a hulk of a man who stands 6’11” and is a former NBA basketball star, or it could be the good food and friendly eating experience.

Bandys' Harvey expected to sign with O's next week

June 12, 2013

Bandys' Hunter Harvey is expecting to sign a contract with the Baltimore Orioles next week and start his journey through the minor league system.

The 6-foot-3 pitcher was taken No. 22 overall by the Orioles in last Thursday's Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft.

Harvey said on Wednesday that he expects to be the last of the 41 players drafted by Baltimore to sign their deal.

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

 

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