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June 13th

Flag Day

June 13, 2013

Flags will be flapping in a warm stiff breeze today as the United States celebrates Flag Day.

Flag day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on this day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress.

Barn gone in seconds

June 13, 2013

A barn was destroyed Thursday afternoon on Rhoney Farm Road in the Cooksville community.

A passerby reported to 9-1-1 that there was a barn on fire and heavy smoke coming from it at 4328 Rhoney Farm Rd. a little after 12:30 p.m.

June 12th

Area meth lab raided

June 12, 2013

The Maiden Police Department and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office narcotics investigators have arrested three people in connection with a possible meth lab at a residence in the 3900 block of Biggerstaff Road.

Splash Pad a huge hit

June 12, 2013

The sound will bring a smile to your face. It is the sound of water falling on concrete punctured with shrieks of joy from young voices.

To read more of this story, pick up the Thursday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

Washburn re-bounds

June 12, 2013

A new eatery recently re-located to downtown Conover that is sure to get you talking.

It might be the owner, a hulk of a man who stands 6’11” and is a former NBA basketball star, or it could be the good food and friendly eating experience.

June 10th

Wreck injures two in Newton Monday

June 10, 2013

A two vehicle accident Monday afternoon sent both of the drivers to area hospitals and closed a portion of North Main Avenue for over an hour.

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.

Two Newton men arrested

June 10, 2013

Five people, including two men from the Newton area, were arrested Saturday just minutes after they broke into a home in the 700 block of South Grove Street Extension in Lincolnton.

Local bank merger complete

June 10, 2013

CommunityOne Bank, announced Monday that it  completed the merger of its sister bank, Bank of Granite, into CommunityOne on June 8.

June 7th

Newton man charged with assault on teen

June 7, 2013

A Newton man has been charged with soliciting and sexually assaulting a Taylorsville teen in a case being investigated by the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office. 

Catawba County Public Health receives Star award

June 7, 2013

As part of its safety recognition program, the N.C. Department of Labor certified Catawba County Public Health as a Carolina Star site. State Labor Commissioner Cherie Berry attended a ceremony at Public Health on Thursday, June 6 to present employees with a certificate and the Carolina Star flag.

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