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Maiden's Huff rushes for 301, scores 5 times in win

August 22, 2013

Running back Xzavion Huff made a huge impression in his first-ever junior varsity football game.

The 5-foot-8, 157-pound freshman scored five times and rushed 10 times for 301 yards in Maiden’s 58-28 win against Fred T. Foard on Thursday.

Huff also completed two passes in the contest for 41 yards.

Former Trojan Harper joins L-R Bears coaching staff

August 22, 2013

Former Bandys High standout wide receiver Justin Harper is returning to the area to coach.

Harper will serve as an assistant wide receivers coach under Sam Perryman and also serve on the staff under Lenoir-Rhyne head football coach Mike Houston.

Houston has a close relationship with Harper.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Thursday's Catawba Co. scores

August 22, 2013

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

Boys soccer
Bandys 4, Lincoln Charter 1
Newton-Conover 6, North Iredell 2

Prep volleyball
Bunker Hill 3, Bandys 1
Fred T. Foard 1, South Iredell 1
Newton-Conover 3, Lincolnton 0
Maiden 3, West Lincoln 0
St. Stephens 3, Kings Mountain 0

Girls tennis

Thursday, August 22, 2013

August 22, 2013

James Miller Hood, age 88, of Conover, NC, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton.  The Hood family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover.

Local pastor organizes new church

August 22, 2013

NEWTON — While serving in the National Guard during the Gulf War, the Rev. Rick Reid said he was inspired by a chaplain.

While Reid was on the front lines, the chaplain came and collected everyone's phone number to contact families. Through that act of compassion Reid said his own goal of serving in the ministry began.

A most rare vision

August 22, 2013

History was made at Murray’s Mill on Monday during the 10th Annual Catawba County Cross-Country...
Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams: Junior varsity...
Quarterback Cam Newton returned to the field Sunday against the Detroit Lions, leading the Carolina...

 

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