Archive - Aug 5, 2013
The Catawba County Hornetsâ home opener was delayed a week because of the heavy rain in the area last week.
Two weeks was worth the wait.
The Hornets defense forced four turnovers in a 32-12 victory against the Carolina Hawks at Westside/Jaycee Park.
Hornets cornerback Brian âTurner Islandâ Turner intercepted two Hawks passes in the first quarter and returned them both for touchdowns.
Newton-Conover High School will be hosting its Red and White intrasquad scrimmage on Thursday, Aug. 8 at 6 p.m.
The scrimmage will be the final game for the Red Devils before they open their season on Aug. 23 at home against Chase.
Newton-Conover High School is currently selling âBig Redâ sports passes for the upcoming prep sports seasons.
These passes will admit you to any regular season home athletic event during the 2013-14 school year.
Individual passes are $100. Family passes can be also be purchased for $300 and admits four persons.
These passes can be purchased at Newton-Conover High School.
No Obituaries were reported at press time
Deputies have charged two people this week, saying a probation officer's tip led to the discovery of a suspected methamphetamine manufacturing operation July 25 at the couple's residence.