November 4th, 2014
Bloomberg -- Eurasia Group's Corey Boles, Bloomberg Business Week's Josh Green and Bloomberg's Peter Cook discuss the midterm elections with Bloomberg's Mark Crumpton on "Bottom Line."
Below is a look at Wednesday's third-round playoff schedule involving Catawba County boys soccer teams:
Central Academy (19-5-1) at Newton-Conover (22-1), 6 p.m.
Marvin Ridge (15-7-1) at Fred T. Foard (19-5-2), 6:30 p.m.
Pamela Parlier Lowman 57 of Hickory passed away Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Lowman family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111.
Things are starting to settle down here," said Claremont Fire Chief Bart Travis as he stepped into a closed session meeting with the city council. "We're getting back to focusing on what we need to be focusing on."
The Saturday before election day, the Balls Creek Republican Fish Fry draws candidates out for an afternoon of fellowship, food and entertainment. Each year, the organizers of the event aim to include a keynote speaker from the highest election on that docket.
For the 15th time this season, the Newton-Conover boys soccer team recorded a shutout on Monday.
The Red Devils (22-1) scored to goals early and added two goals in the second half, pulling away for the 4-0 victory against Lexington.
Heavy rain and lightning forced Maiden to move its home football contest with East Lincoln to Monday night.
The Mustangs handed the Blue Devils a 48-13 loss on Monday night at Blue Devil Stadium, dropping Maidenâ€™s record to 5-5 overall and 2-4 in conference games.
Fred T. Foard went up 2-0 at halftime against Asheville and held off a late charge by the Cougars to come away with a 4-2 win on Monday in the second round of the 3A boys soccer playoffs.
To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.
No Obituaries were reported at press time