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Linebarger paces Tornadoes in win versus Red Devils

September 6, 2013

When Hickory needed a big play on the football field against Newton-Conover on Friday, Jahiz Linebarger was there to answer the call.

Linebarger rushed 18 times for 179 yards and three touchdowns, helping the Red Tornadoes earn a 33-28 win against the Red Devils.

As a team, Hickory (2-1) tallied 220 yards on the ground on 34 carries.

PREP FOOTBALL ROUND UP: Bears tame Tigers

September 6, 2013

Behind 419 yards of total offense, Bunker Hill defeated Fred T. Foard on the football field, 34-0, in Claremont.

The Bears tallied 294 yards of offense on the ground, led by Jordan Eckard’s 98 yards on 22 carries and a rushing score.

Colton Chapman led Bunker Hill (3-0) with 204 yards of total offense, including 125 through the air and 79 on the ground.

Friday, September 6, 2013

September 6, 2013

Kermit Bryant Hull, age 83, of Catawba, passed away on Monday, September 2, 2013, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton, N.C. The Hull family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover.

Serving up ‘Hairspray’

September 6, 2013

Sara Lane as “Tracy Turnblad” and Michael Navarro as “Link Larkin” in the Green Room Theatre production of “Hairspray,” a musical set in 1960s Baltimore. The show premiers Friday night in Newton. For more information call 828-464-6583.

Crisis to dream: A 10-year journey

September 6, 2013

Laban Helderman had what he calls a mid-life crisis 10 years ago.

That crisis involved him leaving Duke Energy after 29 years and opening Buffalo Shoals IGA Supermarket and Hardware.

“As a boy I always wanted a hardware store,” Helderman said.

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