March 25th, 2014
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Newton-Conover 7, Lincolnton 1
Bandys 9, Bunker Hill 0
Newton-Conover 5, Lincolnton 4
Below is a look at Tuesday's sports postponements involving Catawba County teams:
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
Richard Emery Hedrick, 90, of Conover, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014. The Hedrick family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
Oscar Martin Conner Jr. 84 of Hickory, died Sunday March 23, 2014 at his residence. Memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice 3975 Robinson Road Newton, NC 28658.
haron Leatherman Lutz, 57, of Newton, passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice after a long courageous battle with cancer. The Lutz family is in the care of Robert F. Bennett, Funeral Service Licensee, 828-465-2111.
Jeffery Todd Jarrett, age 52, of Newton, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at his residence. Memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society.
With digital distractions like Snapchat and Angry Birds, reading is often seen as a dying pastime among younger generations.
One local Girl Scout, Jessica Shook, of Conover, set out to change that mindset with her recent service project, â€śReading for Fun.â€ť
Wet weather last week may have delayed the Southern District 7 golfers from competing on the course, but it could not delay another Newton-Conover victory.
The Red Devils (161 strokes) once again was victorious in their second match of the season, defeating Lincolnton by 12 strokes, at Glen Oaks Golf Club in Maiden.
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The Newton-Conover Education Foundation will be holding their eighth annual Red Hot Spelling Bee presented by The Observer News Enterprise and Outlook on March 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Newton-Conover High School.
Below is a look at Friday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
East Lincoln 7, Newton-Conover 3
Bunker Hill 14, Lincolnton 2
Maiden 8, Bandys 0
Fred T. Foard 2, Patton 1
Hickory 10, St. Stephens 3
East Lincoln 15, Newton-Conover 0
Bandys 1, Maiden 0
Patton 7, Fred T. Foard 6
St. Stephens 18, Hickory 0
John Henry Mull, 53, of Hickory, died Tuesday March 18th, 2014 at Catawba Regional Hospice. A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday, March 24, 2014 at Fairview Cemetery with Pastor Brian Odham officiating.
Jeffery Todd Jarrett, age 52, of Newton, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at this time
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Maiden 10, West Caldwell 7
Patton 15, St. Stephens 3
West Lincoln 5, Newton-Conover 0
Fred T. Foard 9, Hibriten 2
Maiden 15, West Caldwell 3
St. Stephens 5, Patton 4
West Lincoln 15, Newton-Conover 0
Bandys 8, Maiden 1