The O-N-E morning read: Wednesday, Nov. 9

Newton elects its first female mayor, while voters elsewhere – those who showed up at the polls – elected new and familiar faces. Complete details of Tuesday night’s election are available in the Wednesday edition of The O-N-E and online at

In-depth stories complete with reactions from the newly elected and the defeated are ONLY available online,

The Wednesday morning read features more than election wrap-up news.

• Maiden loses “football father” William “Bill” Barefoot. He coached Maiden High to its first winning football record and you can read about his story and his former players comments ONLY in the print edition of The O-N-E.

• The attorney for Zahra Baker’s father wants his trial moved out of the area. Adam Baker faces felony counts of identity theft and obtaining property by false pretenses.

• SPORTS: Catawba Valley Community College picks up a basketball wins in nail-biting fashion. Newton-Conover and Bandys fill all-conference volleyball selections. Foard coach Steven Crowe is cross country coach of the year.

CVCC announces honor society members; Catawba County Social Services wins a state award; and state residents, leaders offer opinion on hot-button issues. All those stories along with obituaries, comics, the Kids Page and more are in the Wednesday edition of The O-N-E.

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