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April 17th

Bunker Hill boys, Hickory girls win county track titles

April 18, 2013

There was a familiar feeling in the air during Wednesday's Catawba County track and field championship meet at Bunker Hill High School.

The Bunker Hill boys and Hickory girls teams repeated their performances from a season ago by each winning county titles.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's sports scoreboard

April 18, 2013

Below is a look at Wednesday's sports scores from across Catawba County:

Prep baseball
St. Stephens 11, Maiden 0 (five innings)

Minor league baseball
Hickory 6, Asheville 5

Bobcats slip by Cavs, end season on winning note

April 18, 2013

Leading by as many as 24 points, the Charlotte Bobcats held off a second half surge by the Cleveland Cavaliers to come away with a 105-98 victory on Wednesday in the team's 2012-13 season finale.

School board honors National Board Certifications

April 17, 2013

Catawba County Schools held a reception on Tuesday, April 16 at 4 p.m. for teachers who achieved National Board Certification and who renewed their certification.

April 16th

Defense and timely hitting helps Lady Bears win

April 16, 2013

Double plays on defense and doubles on offense defined Bunker Hill’s 4-2 softball victory against Draughn on Tuesday.

The Lady Bears (6-9, 6-4) made four inning-ending double plays in seven innings.

Offensively, Montana Lineberger’s two RBI double in the bottom of the third pace Bunker Hill.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Tuesday's spring sports scores

April 16, 2013

Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores from across Catawba County:

Prep baseball
Bandys 13, West Caldwell 3
Draughn 18, Bunker Hill 9
East Burke 2, Newton-Conover 1 (nine innings)
Fred T. Foard 1, Hibriten 0
Maiden 14, South Iredell 1 (five innings)

Prep softball
Bandys 12, West Caldwell 1
Bunker Hill 4, Draughn 2
East Burke 9, Newton-Conover 0

Crawdads power their way past Tourists on diamond

April 16, 2013

Four Crawdads drove in two runs each, helping Hickory pick up an 11-4 road victory over Asheville in minor league baseball action on Tuesday.

Nick Williams, Joe Maloney, Nomar Mazara and Jordan Akins each had two RBIs for Hickory (6-7) in the win. Williams, Maloney and Akins also had a home run each.

Kia increases its GHC sponsorship

April 16, 2013

With 180 days until it kicks of its 11th annual event, the Greater Hickory Classic golf tournament announced some major sponsorship news on Tuesday.

Kia Motors, which has presented the Champions Tour golf tournament since 2006, has increase its sponsorship for the event this October.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

April 16, 2013

George Junior Davis, 81, of Maiden died Monday, April 15, 2013 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Memorials may be given to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, N.C., 28658 and/or Lawing Chapel Baptist Church, 4637 Lawing Chapel Church Rd., Maiden, N.C., 28650.

BREAKING: Kia increases sponsorship in Greater Hickory Classic

April 16, 2013

With 180 days until it kicks of its 11th annual event, the Greater Hickory Classic golf tournament announced some major sponsorship news on Tuesday.

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