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October 21st, 2014

Bogle bids farewell as Clerk

October 21, 2014

The leading woman at the Catawba County Courthouse will soon be stepping down from her role and embarking on a new journey — retirement.

Al Jean Bogle has served as the Clerk of Court for the last 15 years. The Clerk is responsible for all of the documents that go through the courthouse, but the job means even more to Bogle.

‘The life of the team’

October 21, 2014

Thursday night, Oct. 16, undefeated Bunker Hill High School Junior Varsity football team faced off against the Lincolnton JV team. Both teams were undefeated in conference, so Bunker Hill’s 32-26 victory was a big deal for the Bears.

‘The life of the team’

October 21, 2014

Thursday night, Oct. 16, undefeated Bunker Hill High School Junior Varsity football team faced off against the Lincolnton JV team. Both teams were undefeated in conference, so Bunker Hill’s 32-26 victory was a big deal for the Bears.

October 20th

VIDEO: Hickory's Austin Johnson with first NFL TD

October 20, 2014

Former Hickory High School product Austin Johnson caught his first NFL touchdown on Sunday against the Detroit Lions.

Johnson, the New Orleans Saints starting fullback, took a pass 13 yards from quarterback Drew Brees into the end zone.

You can view of video of Johnson's catch below:

http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-game-highlights/0ap3000000413024/Brees-13-...

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Tuesday's 2nd-round matches

October 20, 2014

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

2A playoffs
No. 17 Maiden (14-7) at No. 1 North Surry (24-3), 6 p.m.
No. 9 Lake Norman Charter (12-10) at No. 8 Bunker Hill (18-6), 5 p.m.
No. 13 Newton-Conover (15-7) at No. 4 Mount Pleasant (18-5), 7 p.m.

3A playoffs

Saturday, October 18, 2014

October 20, 2014

David Little 54 of Conover died Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. The Little family is in the care of Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111.

Kenneth Johnson Jr. 62 of Newton died Friday, October 17, 2014 at Sherrills Ford Hospice House. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, 828-465-2111

CCS — A Community of Care

October 20, 2014

Dr. Dan Brigman is no stranger to leading in education. Brigman has been a North Carolina superintendent for the past 11 years. Since 2012, Brigman proudly carries the title of superintendent of Catawba County Schools.

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

Special Surprise at Shuford Elementary

October 20, 2014

“I like that idea very much,” said 5th grade student Chancellor Stol about adding another “0” card to increase the total amount of money a Shuford Elementary educator was to be awarded for her excellence in teaching. Stol took his place at the end of the row, revealing the total amount — $25,000.

VIDEO: The Top Halloween Costumes Everyone Will Be Wearing In 2014

October 20, 2014

Those planning to be the only Elsa at the Halloween party might want to let that one go. It's likely she'll be the number one costume this year. Mashable asked the data miners at Google Trends to share what costumes people are searching the most, and unsurprisingly, Queen Elsa tops the list.

VIDEO: UNC's Marquise Williams Cashes in on 4th Down Prayer | ACC Must See Moment

October 20, 2014

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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