Archive - 2014
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Bandys 3, Maiden 2
Bunker Hill 3, Lincolnton 0
St. Stephens 3, Crest 2
Lincolnton 9, Bunker Hill 0
Maiden 8, Bandys 1
Newton-Conover 9, West Caldwell 0
St. Stephens 5, Hibriten 4
Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity prep football scores involving Catawba County teams:
JV football scores
Bunker Hill 28, Maiden 26
East Lincoln 22, Bandys 20
Fred T. Foard 14, Freedom 6
Hickory 18, Patton 6
Watauga 44, St. Stephens 28
West Caldwell 26, Newton-Conover 14
Sarah â€śSallyâ€ť Dympna Ballard, 82, died at 1:27 p.m. on September 23, 2014. The Ballard family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover, NC.
Andrew â€śAndyâ€ť Claude Gilleland, 58, died Monday, September 22, 2014 at 5:30 a.m. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Gilleland Family.
Newton city officials confirmed today to the O-N-E that they are negotiating zoning matters with a major mercantile business intending to put up a large retail store at the site of the now-abandoned Harris-Teeter food store on Northwest Boulevard (Hwy. 321-Business) at West 20thStreet.
On Tuesday afternoon, a stadium full of on-lookers braced the rainy, 54 degree weather to show support for nearly 600 Catawba County high school students.
Smells of hot chocolate and popcorn from the concession stand filled the air.
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Fred T. Foard 3, Watauga 0
St. Stephens 3, Hibriten 1
Bandys 4, Maiden 2
Hickory 4, Freedom 3
Fred T. Foard 5, Watauga 1
Newton-Conover 4, West Caldwell 1
St. Stephens 2, Hibriten 0
Newton-Conover battled both West Caldwell and the elements on the soccer field Wednesday.
The Red Devils scored early and late in the first half, pulling ahead en route to a 4-1 conference victory against the Warriors.
Newton-Conover improves to 12-1 overall and 6-0 in conference games this season.
Below is a look at Wednesday's middle school football scores involving teams in Catawba County:
Middle school football (Week 2 scores)
Arndt 8, Northview 0
Jacobs Fork 22, River Bend 0
Mill Creek 14, Newton-Conover 12
Grandview 12, Maiden 6
A grand jury in New York ruled Wednesday that three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Tony Stewart won't face charges in the death of Kevin Ward, Jr.
The incident involving Stewart and Ward, Jr. took place on Aug. 9 at Canandaigua Motorsports Park in Canandaigua, N.Y.
Tuesday, Sept. 23, was National Voter Registration Day. The State Board of Elections announced that its rolls grew by nearly 1.5 million over the last 10 years, bringing to total to 6.5 million registered voters in N.C. That number represents about 9 out of 10 eligible voters in N.C.