Archive - Sep 2013
Below is a look at Wednesday's middle school football scores across Catawba County:
Grandview 14, Maiden 0
Jacobs Fork 28, River Bend 0
Newton-Conover 38, Mill Creek 0
Northview 12, Arndt 0
The 500th win in the coaching career of Linda Richards may be one of her most important.
The Newton-Conover volleyball team rallied in a fifth-set tiebreaker to come away with a 3-2 victory against Bunker Hill on Tuesday.
The Bandys volleyball team entered Tuesday's game against West Caldwell with a new head coach.
Hannah Reynolds, who has coached the Lady Trojans in each of the past two seasons, was not with the team on Tuesday.
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.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Bandys 9, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 7, East Lincoln 2
Newton-Conover 9, Bunker Hill 0
Bandys 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, East Lincoln 0
Newton-Conover 3, Bunker Hill 2
A lucky lottery ticket sold in Catawba County won $1 million in Saturday’s Powerball drawing. The ticket, which beat odds of 1 in 5.1 million to match all five white balls drawn, was sold at Kangaroo Express #3026 on N.C. 10 West in Newton. The numbers for the white balls were 12-17-45-54-58.
ARTfest 2013 was over almost before it started as heavy rains drove away both participants and attendees only an hour into Saturday’s event in downtown Newton. But those who made it out to the event ahead of the weather encountered a range of activities, foods, crafts, storytellers and musicians.
NEWTON â€” Newton-Conover's Franklin Wepner entered Monday's SD-7 soccer game against Bunker Hill with a sick feeling in his stomach.
He left it with an appetite for scoring.
Wepner netted four goals against the Bears, including two in each half, to help the Red Devils earn a 4-2 conference victory at Gurley Stadium.
Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Fred T. Foard 6, Freedom 3
Maiden 8, Bunker Hill 1
Watauga 8, St. Stephens 1
Fred T. Foard 3, Freedom 0
Hickory 3, Patton 0
Kings Mountain 3, Fred T. Foard 2 (on Saturday)
St. Stephens 3, Watauga 0
The Maiden defense forced three South Caldwell turnovers in a 38-14 victory against the Spartans in Lenoir on Friday.
Maiden improves to 4-0 on the season, while South Caldwell falls to 2-2 overall.
To read more of this story, pick up the weekend edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.