Archive - Jan 13, 2014
A couple of area high schools made their head football coaching decisions official on Monday night.
The Newton-Conover City Schools approved current Burns head coach Matt Beam to take over their high school's football program.
East Burke High School also ushered in a new era with its football team, which will led by former Bunker Hill and Maiden high school coach Tom Brown.
Mary Anne Carson Cranford passed away on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. The Cranford family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.
Michael Blair "Butch" Finger, 66, of Hickory, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Sherrills Ford. The funeral service will be private.