Baby, pet contest

Catawba County citizens, there's still time to share your cute babies and pets with your neighbors.

The O-N-E invites citizens to submit pictures for a special section Jan. 26 inside OUTLOOK.

Parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles are all invited to share photos of their new bundles of joy that arrived during the past year.

Meanwhile, The O-N-E invites pet owners to share photos of their pets.

"We hope parents and pet owners will email photos to us or visit our website and upload photos of babies and pets," said The O-N-E Publisher Michael Willard.

Photos can be emailed to Go to and click on "Submit Photos" under the local news drop-down menu to submit pictures of pets and babies.

Pictures can go in the "pets" or "babies" category. Pet owners can also submit their pets through the "Pet Pals" link at

Photos can also be delivered to The O-N-E headquarters at 309 North College Ave. in Newton.

"We will be accepting photos of the cutest babies and pets through Monday," Willard said. "Then, the cutest pets and babies will be selected, and we'll publish as many as possible inside a special section that will be coming on Jan. 26 inside OUTLOOK."

Businesses are invited to participate in this popular section. To advertise in this fan favorite, contact Jonathan Clark at 828-464-0221.