Archive - Sep 19, 2013
Alexander Central ran the football and controlled the clock in a 26-16 junior varsity football win against St. Stephens on Thursday.
The Cougars (2-1) held possession for nearly 27 minutes in the contest, while the Indians (0-3) had the football for just over 12 minutes.
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Bunker Hill 3, Bandys 0
Maiden 3, West Lincoln 0
Newton-Conover 3, Lincolnton 0
Bandys 9, Bunker Hill 0
Maiden 8, West Lincoln 1
Newton-Conover 8, Lincolnton 1
Maiden 4, East Burke 4
Joseph “Joe” Scott Jr., 66, of Conover, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at Catawba Valley Medical Center. The Scott family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.
After years of committing crimes, Jason Matthew Davis, 30, of Newton will spend no less than 51 months in prison.
Davis was convicted of felony possession of stolen goods and habitual felon status on Wednesday in Catawba County Criminal Superior Court.
This month marks the 50th anniversary of Lake Norman’s construction.
The creation of the lake submerged the 70-person community of Long Island, N.C., the East Monbo Mill, 23 miles worth of roads and several other landmarks.
And they are all still there, under the water, half a century later.