Archive - Sep 2013
Mrs. Tammie Cline of Newton went to be with her Lord Monday, September 9, 2013, at the age of 30.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.
“Music like all art teaches us to appreciate beauty,” says Harper School instructor Jonathan Beal. “Art makes us more human. Art makes life more enjoyable.”
Providing opportunities for all to appreciate beauty through music education is the central tenant of the Harper School.
Nearly a month and a half ago, the future of the 2013 Greater Hickory Kia Classic was uncertain.
After 9.5 inches of rain in three hours gushed through Rock Barn Golf & Spa, Executive Tournament Director Jim Correll wasnâ€™t sure whether or not the Champions Tour would be able to hold its annual event in Conover.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Bandys 3, West Lincoln 0
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, Lincolnton 0
Newton-Conover 3, East Lincoln 0
Newton-Conover 6, St. Stephens 3
Dennis Leo Porter of Hickory died Sept. 5, 2013, at his home. The family will receive friends 5-6 p.m. at the church.
Newton-Conover High School's NJROTC hosted its 18th annual field meet this past Saturday, bringing in 25 schools and 27 teams.
Each team competed in 14 events including pull-up competitions and sandbag races.
In most games, the football team that typically makes the least amount of mistakes wins.
Lenoir-Rhyne continued to make blunder after blunder on Saturday.
The Bears committed six turnovers in a 18-10 loss to Concord (W.Va.) at Moretz Stadium.
Matt Johnson had never thrown five touchdown passes in his entire football career.
That was until Saturday.
The 6-foot-3, 230-pound quarterback tossed five scores in the Charlotte 49ersâ€™ 47-7 victory against Chowan at Richardson Stadium in Charlotte.
Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores from across Catawba County:
St. Stephens 3, Hickory 1
Fred T. Foard 3, Patton 0
Bandys 5, West Lincoln 0
Fred T. Foard 2, Patton 1
Lincolnton 4, Maiden 1
Newton-Conover 3, East Lincoln 2
St. Stephens 2, Hickory 2 (OT)
West Caldwell 3, Bunker Hill 1
The Carolina Panthers showed flashes of brilliance on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.
In the end, it was the same old story in another close home loss.
A 43-yard touchdown pass from Russell Wilson to Jermaine Kearse was the difference maker in a 12-7 win for the Seahawks against the Panthers.