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March 28th, 2014

Friday, March 28, 2014

March 28, 2014

Edith Mae Ramseur Greene, age 90, of Charlotte, formerly of Lincolnton, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at CMC University in Charlotte. The interment will follow at Pine Street Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Rev. Terry Cline will officiate.

March 27th

Pottery festival returning on Saturday

March 27, 2014

Fine art will be on display this weekend in Hickory.

The Catawba Valley Pottery and Antiques Festival will be held this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hickory Metro Convention Center.

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.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Thursday's prep sports scores

March 27, 2014

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

Baseball
Bunker Hill 6, Newton-Conover 0
St. Stephens 4, Freedom 1
West Lincoln 12, Bandys 7

Softball
Bandys 9, West Lincoln 5
Bunker Hill 11, Newton-Conover 2
South Caldwell 9, Fred T. Foard 1

Boys tennis
Maiden 5, East Lincoln 4

Thursday, March 27, 2014

March 27, 2014

Sylvia Sherrill Gantt, 67, of Newton, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 24, 2014 at Brian Center – East. The Gantt family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.

March 26th

Shuford Elementary hosts Career days

March 26, 2014

Students begin thinking about their career choices at a young age, even as young as elementary school.

Shuford Elementary in Conover hosted their annual K-5 Career Days on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week.

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

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's prep scores

March 26, 2014

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

Baseball
Bunker Hill 9, Bandys 3
Fred T. Foard 6, Hickory 2
Maiden 7, West Lincoln 4
Newton-Conover 3, Lincolnton 1
South Caldwell 8, St. Stephens 1

Softball
Bunker Hill at Bandys, ppd. to April 10
Fred T. Foard 12, Hickory 2
Newton-Conover 5, Lincolnton 4 (from Wednesday)

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

March 26, 2014

Merle Louise Sigmon Simmons, age 87, of Newton, died Monday, March 24, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton. Memorials may be made to: New Vision Church or Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton.

Sylvia Sherrill Gantt, 67, of Newton passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014 at Brian Center – East. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.

March 25th

Ancestor traced to Orphan Train

March 26, 2014

The Main branch of the Catawba County Library System in Newton boarded a train to the past on Tuesday for a presentation that dated all the way back to 1853.

In conjunction with the Catawba County Genealogical Society, Tammy Wilson presented “Orphan Train.”

PREP NOTEBOOK: Tuesday's sports scores

March 26, 2014

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

Boys tennis
Newton-Conover 7, Lincolnton 1

Girls soccer
Bandys 9, Bunker Hill 0

Softball
Newton-Conover 5, Lincolnton 4

POSTPONEMENTS: Weather affects prep schedule

March 25, 2014

Below is a look at Tuesday's sports postponements involving Catawba County teams:

Baseball
Bunker Hill at Bandys, ppd. to Wednesday
Newton-Conover at Lincolnton, ppd. to Wednesday
West Lincoln at Maiden, ppd. to Wednesday 5 p.m.
Hickory at Fred T. Foard, ppd. to Wednesday 5 p.m.
St. Stephens at South Caldwell, ppd. to Wednesday

Softball

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