There’s no new leads from Wednesday’s reported gunman at Catawba Valley Community College, and a review of the school's 24-hour video surveillance revealed nothing.
More details from this week’s campus lockdown and evacuation in the Friday edition of The O-N-E, along with the latest information on police and school leaders’ review of their response to the security threat.
Beyond GeoDome: students at Jacobs Fork Middle School entered a new inflatable theater that delivers lessons about climate change: www.observernewsonline.com/content/mobile-science-center-visits-jacobs-fork .
Claremont is SMOKING!! But, don’t worry its only a sewer test.
St. Stephens High announces new head football coach. Details in the print and online editions of The O-N-E.
CVCC hit the century mark in a win over Patrick Henry Community College.
Other news in the Friday edition:
• Has a cruise ship disaster in Italy cap-sized your hopes to go cruising? Vote in The O-N-E’s online poll: www.observernewsonline.com/content/going-cruising-vote-now .
• Have you entered your cutest babies - human and “fur” babies - in The O-N-E cutest contest? Share pet pics here: http://www.observernewsonline.com/pets  or email bundle of joy pics to firstname.lastname@example.org .
• Hickory teens earn the Congressional medals for their community service. See their story and photo with U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry.
• North Carolina military units are preparing to deploy to Afghanistan in the spring.
• District 25 Attorney James C. Gaither Jr. will speak to the South Newton Neighborhood Watch.
• A 34-year legislator offers insight into a well-rounded way to judge actions under the Congressional dome on PERSPECTIVES and U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry blasts Obama’s move to cut off the XL pipeline.