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June 6th, 2014

Hwy 16 Wreck Update

June 6, 2014

A wreck on Tuesday afternoon sent John Eddie Greer, 60, to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

An Old Dominion Freight Line tractor trailer, driven by Anthony Wayne Baker, 23, was traveling South on Hwy 16 at the intersection of East 20th Street, according to Newton Police.

70 Years Later

June 6, 2014

Dr. Joseph Isenhower, 89, remembers being stationed in Normandy in World War II, minutes from a near desolate St. Lo. The city had been destroyed by the D-Day bombing - just 40 days before Isenhower's ship made it to shore. From their camp, he could see a Catholic Church filled with school children.

Republic Services dedication

June 6, 2014

A beast has been unleashed in Conover.

On Thursday, Republic Services dedicated its new single-stream recycling machine at its recycling facility in Conover. Russ Knocke, director of field communications and public affairs at Republic Service, talked about how important the dedication was for the company.

A beautiful day for a biscuit

June 6, 2014

Clarence Oliver cooks of Neese’s Country Sausage cooks sausage for biscuits.

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.

June 5th

NCHWP C.A.R.E.s

June 5, 2014

This is Trooper Rudisill of NCSHP.

The N.C. Highway Patrol will continue its active participation in the Operation C.A.R.E. (Combined Accident Reduction Effect) this year during designated holiday periods.

Making Miracles

June 5, 2014

His hoofs clapped as he trotted across the warm dirt in the arena, swaying his brown tail back and forth. He tossed his mane back as he reached his destination, his just-brushed coat shining in the sun. His name is Miracle, and he isn't the only miracle at Rising Hope Farms in Claremont.

New Principals with CCS

June 5, 2014

The Catawba County Schools (CCS) Board of Education approved the appointment of five new principals and two district-level support personnel at its June 2 meeting. These changes will be effective July 1, 2014.

June 4th

Car rolls into house

June 4, 2014

A car rolled into a house on West 6th Street Circle Tuesday afternoon, damaging both exterior and interior. Neighbor Joyce Shook said she had seen a similar incident before....

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

Three up, three down

June 4, 2014

Newton City Council opened their new council chambers with several sets of figurative fireworks before Tuesday's meeting.

The fireworks began with the official opening the new Council Chambers, which was closed for renovations. The new Chambers features new seating, new carpet and drywall and technology upgrades.

Wreck injures driver

June 4, 2014

A man was taken to the hospital after his white Chevrolet truck made its way up the bank at the southeast corner of the East 20th Street and Hwy. 16 intersection in Newton.

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

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