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October 23rd, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014

T. David West, age 23, of Newton, died unexpectedly Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in Greensboro. Arrangements are incomplete at Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Crematory in Newton.

Norman “Cookie” Yates, 62, of Newton passed away on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Yates family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover, NC.

Halloween Hot Spot

October 23, 2014

Bones have begun peeking out of the dirt at the corner of N. Ashe Ave and W. 10th Street in Newton. Webs and witches have taken over the trees and rats and bats squeak freely across the sidewalk.

October 22nd

Red Devils top Maiden, go 14-0 in conference games

October 22, 2014

Since a 4-2 loss on Aug. 23 to Statesville, the Newton-Conover boys soccer team has been simply unstoppable.

The Red Devils sent their seniors out in style on Wednesday, defeating rival Maiden 4-1 on "Senior Night" at Gurley Stadium.

M.S. ROUND UP: Wednesday's football scores

October 22, 2014

Below is a look at Wednesday's middle school football scores involving Catawba County teams:

Oct. 22 scores
H.M Arndt 36, River Bend 0
Mill Creek 12, Jacobs Fork 0
Newton-Conover 36, Grandview 6
Northview 28, Maiden 6

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Thursday's third-round matches

October 22, 2014

Below is a look at Thursday's third-round volleyball playoff matches involving Catawba County teams:

2A playoffs
Maiden (16-7) at Bunker Hill (19-6), 5 p.m.
Newton-Conover (15-7) at Brevard (20-5), 6 p.m.

3A playoffs
Marvin Ridge (23-1) at Hickory (23-1), 7 p.m.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

October 22, 2014

Austin Ray Hedrick 16 of Claremont died Friday, October 17, 2014. The Hedrick family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111.

Terry Gordon Bollinger 60 of Newton died Monday, October 20, 2014 at his residence. The Bollinger family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111.

Nights of Fright

October 22, 2014

Take a trip to the Trail of Fear — if you dare.

15 years ago, the original Trail of Fear was located in the Startown community. Nestled on 30 acres, it was idealistically remote. But, when rent became too high, Bobby Hyler, creator and owner, invested in land behind Fred T. Foard High School.

Gone but not forgotten

October 22, 2014

17-month-old Jaydon Sandlin drowned in May of 2013 in Long View. His mother and her boyfriend were both charged with abuse following the incident.

October 21st

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Tuesday's second-round scores

October 21, 2014

Below is a look at Tuesday's second-round volleyball playoff scores involving Catawba County teams:

2A playoffs

Bunker Hill 3, Lake Norman Charter 0 (25-18, 25-11, 25-14)
- Lady Bears improve to 19-6 overall
- Bunker Hill meets Maiden in round three

Maiden 3, North Surry 1 (25-21, 25-23, 21-25, 25-23)
- Lady Blue Devils improve to 15-7 on season

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014

On October 17, at 11:26pm, Dr. Glenn Neil Love, 75, died at home surrounded by the love of family. A beachside memorial celebration will be held at The Omni Shorehouse in Palmetto Dunes on Friday October 24, beginning at 5pm. A service will commence at 5:30pm. Anyone whose life has been touched by this remarkable man is welcome to attend.

The game time for the fourth-round volleyball playoff game between Newton-Conover and Bunker Hill...
The Newton-Conover football team will try to bounce back from its first loss of the season tonight...
Below is a look at Thursday's third-round volleyball playoff scores involving Catawba County teams...

 

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