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September 4th, 2014
"We wanted to offer our parents and students one of the best school care programs in the state," said Deborah Ferguson, Catawba County's program director for QUEST.
QUEST is a before and after school program that has been implemented in all Catawba County elementary schools newly this year.
Traffic on Business 321 North in Maiden was detoured Wednesday after a call came into the 911 call center of a working structure fire at 2925 Old Hwy 321 across from GKN Driveline.
A neighbor called in the fire around 10:30 a.m. after seeing fire coming from the back of the house.
A bid for Conoverâ€™s Southwest Sewer Rehabilitation Project has been awarded to Iron Mountain Construction Company, Inc. in the amount of $1,317,504.61. This amount plus a construction contingency and administration fees brings the projectâ€™s allotted total to $1,723,631.
There was a â€śChloeâ€ť team during the 2013 CCC Hickory, which was just a few months after she was diagnosed with Ewingâ€™s Sarcoma, which is a bone cancer that mostly affects children and adolescents. The tumor was found in her hip in May 2013, and she immediately began chemotherapy and radiation and finished the treatments in March 2014.
Sports Illustrated's Don Banks gives his reasons to believe and his reasons to worry for the Carolina Panthers in the 2014 NFL season.
Vanessa Sanchez, age 11 of Newton, and cousin Leslie Sanchez, age 8 of Newton, play with Snoopy, a Shih-Tzu, at the splash pad on Monday.
This weekend a little bit of mayhem will be taking over downtown Maiden as regional comics come together to perform at a local business.
New details have been made public this week regarding the investigation into the murder of popular Discovery High counselor Maggie Daniels.
Danielsâ€™ body was found in the bedroom of her apartment, unit 21 of Windsor Apartments in Newton, on June 28.
Local woodright Eddie Hamrick (left) and son James (right) hang their
completed, handcrafted, wooden seal in Newtonâ€™s newly renovated council chamber.