Archive - 2014
Detroit (8-4) 34 vs
Chicago (5-7) 17
The Fred T. Foard wrestling team earned its first tournament victory this past weekend, capturing the championship at the Enka Air Force Jet tournament.
Of the Tigersâ€™ 14 wrestlers, 13 of them placed in the top three in their respective weight class, including four champions.
Margie Naoma Hahn, 77 of Newton, died Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at Catawba Regional Medical Center. The Hahn family has entrusted arrangements to Jenkins Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Newton 828-464-1555.
The Green Room Community Theatreâ€™s classic holiday musical, Miracle on 34th Street, continues through December 7, 2014 at the Old Post Office Playhouse in Newton, NC.
In 1815, Michael Scheck established the first cotton textile mill south of the Potomac River, taking up camp in what was then Lincoln Countyâ€”later to be known as Catawba Countyâ€”at the south fork of the Catawba River.
Stores are welcoming a second wave of shoppers in what has become a two-day kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
The big question: How much the Thanksgiving shopping will hurt Black Friday, which is relinquishing its status as the frenzied start of the holiday shopping season?
Henry Lee Revels, 83, of Conover went home to be with his Lord on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at Trinity Ridge Lutheran Home in Mountain View. The Revels family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover, NC.
The Downtown Newton Development Association (DNDA) will kick off its "Shop Local" campaign on Saturday, November 29, to champion the small businesses that make up the Downtown Newton landscape. The DNDA encourages shoppers to support their local businesses, with a special â€śpassportâ€ť program supported by American Express.
Letâ€™s take a step back to the year of 1880 when the town of Maiden began to make its mark.
Maiden was established strictly to be a cotton mill site and trading center.