Archive - 2013
A slip of the foot caused an accident Thursday morning at Eastern Catawba County Christian Ministries.
“I knew what it was when I heard the commotion,” Newton resident Howard Campbell said. “This is the second accident at that crossing that I have either heard or scene.”
Campbell who lives across the street from the accident called 9-1-1 and hoped for the best.
Hickory Post 48 pitchers MacLindsay Mitchell and Greg Lucas combined for 15 strikeouts in a 10-4 victory against Henderson County Post 77 on Wednesday night.
The win by Hickory (9-5, 5-4) avenges an 8-5 eight-inning lost to Post 77 earlier this season and also snaps a two-game skid in Area IV West Division play
Norman Edgerton Callaway, 78, of Maiden died Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at Iredell Memorial Hospital in Statesville. Memorials may be given to: Providence Road Baptist Church, P.O. Box 507, Maiden, N.C., 28650.
The 124th Annual Soldiers Reunion returns once again this August. Reunion Week kicks off Sunday, Aug. 11 and culminates with Reunion Day and the Reunion Parade on Thursday, Aug. 15.
From a small town boy to a big league pitcher, Madison Bumgarner has already achieved a lot in baseball at a young age.
The former South Caldwell High School standout turned San Francisco Giants ace continues his baseball journey and hopes to leave his mark on the game.
Learning the game
Madisonâ€™s love and passion for baseball started as a child with his father, Kevin.
No Obituaries were reported at press time
Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention of Catawba County (A.S.A.P.) coalition member Walt Thomas recently donated $1,060 for the purchase of a “Fatal Vision Starter Kit” for A.S.A.P.
Eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry, a United Way partner agency, is proud to announce the addition of six summer interns to its staff.
The interns are Becca Bleich, Kari Gibson, Kayla Gibson, Aaron Little, Adam Matthews and Michelle Payne.
Tuesday night's American Legion baseball game between Hickory Post 48 at Gastonia Post 23 in Sims Park has been cancelled.
The game will not be made up.
Post 48's game on Sunday with Wilkes County has also been cancelled with no make-up date.
Hickory (8-5, 4-4) returns to play on Wednesday night for a road contest against Henderson County Post 77 at East Henderson High School.