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September 27th

Simulating health care

September 27, 2013

Catawba Valley Medical Center and Catawba Valley Community College recently formed a working partnership to bring in expertise to the ValleySim Hospital, a training facility at the CVCC campus in Hickory.

September 24th

Somebody won $1M

September 24, 2013

A lucky lottery ticket sold in Catawba County won $1 million in Saturday’s Powerball drawing. The ticket, which beat odds of 1 in 5.1 million to match all five white balls drawn, was sold at Kangaroo Express #3026 on N.C. 10 West in Newton. The numbers for the white balls were 12-17-45-54-58.

ARTfest before the rains came

September 24, 2013

ARTfest 2013 was over almost before it started as heavy rains drove away both participants and attendees only an hour into Saturday’s event in downtown Newton. But those who made it out to the event ahead of the weather encountered a range of activities, foods, crafts, storytellers and musicians.

September 20th

Get ready for ArtFEST

September 20, 2013

 Take in visual arts, music and more on Saturday when the ninth annual ArtFEST comes to downtown Newton.

Hosted by the city of Newton Festival & Events Committee, the festival is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 19th

Newton ‘habitual felon’ convicted

September 19, 2013

After years of committing crimes, Jason Matthew Davis, 30, of Newton will spend no less than 51 months in prison.

Davis was convicted of felony possession of stolen goods and habitual felon status on Wednesday in Catawba County Criminal Superior Court.

Submerged but not forgotten

September 19, 2013

This month marks the 50th anniversary of Lake Norman’s construction.

The creation of the lake submerged the 70-person community of Long Island, N.C., the East Monbo Mill, 23 miles worth of roads and several other landmarks.

And they are all still there, under the water, half a century later.

September 18th

‘Assisting Children Together’ — Ryan’s story

September 18, 2013

Ryan, 9, holds his knees up to his chest behind the living room couch. As he rocks himself slightly, the sleeves of his oversized t-shirt reach sharp elbows, which seem to row his bony body forwards and backwards. His piercing blue eyes are glued to the carpet.

September 17th

Charity kickball event

September 17, 2013

September 13th

Maiden woman charged in Denver ministry break-in

September 13, 2013

A Catawba County woman has been charged in a break-in at East Lincoln Christian Ministries according to Lincoln County authorities, who said Thursday they were close to arresting a second person.

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

Crime at all-time low

September 13, 2013

Catawba County has its lowest crime index in 20 years according to information the  State Bureau of Investigation released last week.

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