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Archive - Apr 2014

April 28th

Saturday, April 26, 2014

April 28, 2014

Sarah Rebecca Davenport Helton, age 88, of Hickory passed away Friday, April 25, 2014 at Springs of Catawba. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1:00 to 1:45 p.m. at Burke Mortuary in Newton prior to the service.

April 26th

JV TOURNAMENT: Bears win championship

April 26, 2014

Below is a look at Thursday's scores and Friday's schedule for the Catawba County Junior Varsity Baseball Tournament at Bunker Hill High School:

Thursday’s games

First round scores
No. 4 Fred T. Foard 9, No. 5 Hickory 2
No. 3 St. Stephens 8, No. 6 West Caldwell 1
No. 2 Alexander Central 7, No. 7 Newton-Conover 6

Semifinal games

April 25th

Friday, April 25, 2014

April 25, 2014

Barbara Ann Smyre, age 60, of Newton, NC, passed away at her residence on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover, NC.

Elijah Tyrone Gaither, infant son of Tyrone Gaither and Scottie Hildebran, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2014. E. F. Drum Funeral Home is serving the Gaither family.

April 24th

JV BASEBALL TOURNEY: Bears, Cougars in finals

April 24, 2014

Below is a look at Thursday's scores and Friday's schedule for the Catawba County Junior Varsity Baseball Tournament at Bunker Hill High School:

Thursday’s games

First round scores
No. 4 Fred T. Foard 9, No. 5 Hickory 2
No. 3 St. Stephens 8, No. 6 West Caldwell 1
No. 2 Alexander Central 7, No. 7 Newton-Conover 6

Semifinal games

PREP NOTEBOOK: Thursday's sports scores

April 24, 2014

Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:

Baseball
Bandys 13, Hickory Ridge 7 (from Wednesday)

Softball
Bandys 6, Fred T. Foard 1

Soccer
St. Stephens 4, Waccamaw (S.C.) 1

Early voting starts today

April 24, 2014

Catawbans begin the 2014 election cycle with early voting in the party primaries that begins today and extends for almost a week and a half.  Voters here will have the opportunity to participate in a trend in the balloting process:

Thursday, April 24, 2014

April 24, 2014

Olive Mae Hunt Killian, 97, of Hickory, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Trinity Village Lutheran Home. The Killian family has entrusted arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover, NC.

April 23rd

EASTER CLASSIC: Tigers tame Tornadoes, take title

April 23, 2014

Grabbing an early lead and holding off a late charge by rival Hickory, the Fred T. Foard baseball team added more history to its program on Wednesday.

The Tigers defeated the Red Tornadoes, 7-4, in the championship game of the 24th Annual Catawba County Easter Baseball Classic at Henkel-Alley Field at the American Legion Faigrounds.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

April 23, 2014

Martha Louis Jessup Kline, age 93, formerly of Brentwood Drive in Newton, died peacefully at Catawba Regional Hospice Sunday April 20, 2014. The Kline family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton

April 22nd

EASTER CLASSIC: Tigers, Tornadoes in finals

April 22, 2014

Below is a look at the 24th Annual Catawba County Easter Baseball Classic results:

Monday's opening round (at Henkel-Alley Field)
No. 2 Fred T. Foard 9, No. 7 St. Stephens 4
No. 6 West Caldwell 3, No. 3 Maiden 2
No. 1 Bunker Hill 5, No. 8 South Iredell 4
No. 5 Hickory 11, No. 4 Newton-Conover 3

Tuesday's second round (at Henkel-Alley Field)

Consolation

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Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams: Girls basketball...

 

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