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Nobody was injured in a late night shooting outside a Latino nightclub in Newton early Sunday morning, but there was a victim â€”Â a traveling taco truck outside Club Seniorial. Police say this isnâ€™t the first time club has been the site of a skirmish.
A Maiden woman running from police sought shelter down Getaway Lane, but her hiding place inside a mobile home bathroom didnâ€™t fool the fuzz. They caught her now sheâ€™s facing charges of trafficking cocaine and opium, child abuse and selling drugs near a park.
Republicans are on top of the effectiveness rankings released by a non-partisan think tank, but you wonâ€™t find Catawba Countyâ€™s lawmakers in the listâ€™s places of power. Details on the rankings for N.C. Sen. Austin Allran, and N.C. Reps. Mark Hilton and Mitchell Setzer are inside Tuesdayâ€™s edition of The O-N-E.
Catawba County ranks in the top third of North Carolina for overall health, but that grade has declined since last year.
â€˘Â The Catawba County Easter Baseball Classics led-off yesterday, and all six Catawba County teams were in action, but there wonâ€™t be a three-peat tournament champion. Bunker Hill lost to West Caldwell.
â€˘Â Maiden defeated St. Stephens in Easter Classic action.
â€˘Â N.C. State standout is C.J. Leslie says he will decide this week whether he will go pro next season.
â€˘Â Catawba County Horse Bowl team captured the stateâ€™s top awards.
â€˘Â Former Catawba County resident and owner of Wild Coyote Grill in Conover was killed in a Florida car wreck during the weekend.
â€˘Â Find out more about historic Hart Square without traveling to Vale with an upcoming library program.
â€˘Â Get a round-up of the news of the week delivered right to your computer, iPod, iTunes, or mobile device with The O-N-E shot, a quick snapshot of the community's news and sports: http://themesh.tv/one-shot/.
â€˘Â Where are your favorite high school teams playing during the week ahead? Find out with the prep sports schedule: http://www.observernewsonline.com/content/catawba-county-sports-schedule-6.
â€˘Â Hickory Crawdads improve to 4-1 with Monday night win: www.observernewsonline.com/content/crawdads-improve-4-1-win-over-drive-0.
â€˘Â Claremont plans art events: www.observernewsonline.com/content/claremont-arts-events-planned.
â€˘Â Which Catawba County high school football team with a new coach will win the most games during the 2012 season? Vote in The O-N-E online poll.