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January 30th, 2015

VIDEO OF THE DAY: 5 Super Bowl Facts That Will Change The Way You Watch

January 30, 2015

Friday, January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Christopher Grady Longworth. The Longworth family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover.

Wanda Leatherman Sherrill Lewis, 79, of Newton went to be with the Lord and many loved ones on Jan 28, 2015. The Lewis family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.

O-N-E Welcomes New Intern

January 30, 2015

“You’re in,” said Jamie Frye, Newton-Conover High School (N-CHS) journalism advisor. That is when my journey at the O-N-E began.

My name is Mikala Banks and as a senior at N-CHS I have been interested in journalism for the past three years.

N.C. announces new immunization requirements

January 30, 2015

Starting July 1, 2015, new immunization requirements for school aged children will take effect, as demanded by the North Carolina Commission for Public Health.

The new requirements will effect children born July 1 or later and children entering kindergarten and seventh grade after July 1.

Walmart on the way

January 30, 2015

The development of the property at the former Harris Teeter location on Northwest Boulevard in Newton has been a hot topic in the city for several months. In October, council approved a plan that would allow an unnamed tenant to demolish existing structures on the site and build a 41,000 square foot retail space,.....

January 29th

Unknown to state ranked, Xiong emerges on mat

January 29, 2015

With a pivotal hole in his team’s wrestling line up two seasons ago, Newton-Conover head coach Eddy Clark turned to an unlikely source.

Searching throughout the students in his physical education class, Clark found a young sophomore with the right physique who was willing to learn.

Friday, January 30, 2015

January 29, 2015

Charles Leonard Arndt 82 of Newton passed away Monday, January 26, 2015 at Abernethy Laurels in Newton. The Arndt family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111

There’s no place like ‘home’

January 29, 2015

Answering phones and greeting people made for a good part-time job while then 19-year-old Shaylyn Ladd, of Newton, was just starting school. She enjoyed talking to and getting to know the people of Abernethy Laurels — residents, co-workers and visitors — each day before attending her evening classes.

January 28th

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's sports scores

January 28, 2015

Below is a look at Wednesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:

Girls basketball
Watauga 69, Fred T. Foard 35

Boys basketball
Fred T. Foard 69, Watauga 63

Fred T. Foard 81, Watauga 0

Newton in the rearview mirror

January 28, 2015

Greetings and a most very blessed 2015 to all in Newton!

Through 26 wins, a conference championship and a 2A West Region appearance, there has been a...
Transferring from Newton-Conover High School this past summer, Anaiah Hooker wasn’t sure what to...
Below is a look at Friday's prep sports postponements and cancellations involving Catawba County...


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