Archive - Jun 25, 2013
The Hickory Crawdads are having a blast so far this season â€” literally.
Led by the slugging duo of Joey Gallo and Ryan Rua, the â€˜Dads are on the road to making new team history and enjoying every second of it.
To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.
From Catawba to Camden Yards and from Trojan to Oriole, Hunter Harvey started his career transformation on Tuesday in Maryland.
Dressed in Oriole colors, Harvey was officially introduced as a member of the Baltimore franchise after signing his contract.
A Norfolk Southern freight train collided with a passenger car just before noon, Tuesday at the same rail crossing where a vehicle was struck last Thursday.
According to Conover police officials, the driver of a white Chevrolet Impala was crossing the railroad on 2nd Avenue Place SE after leaving Southern Furniture Company and was struck by an eastbound freight train loaded with gravel.
Mark Kevin Rowe, 47, of Newton, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Mid City General Hospital in Baton Rouge, LA. The Rowe family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee.
The pitching, offense and defense were firing on all cylinders Monday for Hickory Post 48 in a 13-3 victory against Rutherford County.
To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.