Archive - Dec 4, 2013 - News Article
An altercation between customers in a store over bargain clothes results in a call to Newton Police Department.
The officer arrives to find that the instigators have left and the disruption was minor.
After talking with the store manager, she returns to her police car and files a description of the incident.
This season, holiday shoppers in Catawba, Burke and Caldwell counties can give cheer to area seniors by participating in the Be a Santa to a Senior program.
The program â€” run by the local Home Instead Senior Care office in partnership with area retailers, volunteers and members of the community â€” helps ensure isolated seniors receive gifts and companionship during the holidays.
The winds that reached nearly 200 mph from Typhoon Haiyan were felt far beyond the islands of the Philippines and into the state of North Carolina as the storm ripped through homes and took the lives that stood in its path.
On Tuesday afternoon, the Observer News Enterprise visited local people in the city of Newton to pose the question, â€śWhat do you love about Catawba County?â€ť
â€śOne on O-N-Eâ€ť is a weekly segment in the Observer News Enterprise newspaper, which poses a question to three random local people.