Friday Sep 12
CommunityOne Bancorp CEO Simpson to leave Sep. 30, Bob Reid to assume CEO role
CommunityOne Bancorp CEO Simpson to leave Sep. 30, Bob Reid to assume CEO role CommunityOne Bancorp announced that Brian Simpson, its CEO, as well as the CEO of CommunityOne Bank, N.A., who led the Bank and the Bank of Granite formerly based in Hickory, NC, back to profitability, is leaving the company effective September 30. He also is stepping down from the boards of directors of the company and the Bank. He will be consulting with the company for a period of up to two years.
Friday Sep 12
Western: Group gears up for campaign
OUTright Youth of Catawba Valley, in observance of National Bullying Awareness Month in October, will present the Teen Nation Tour Stand Up Speak Out concert event on Oct. 4, 2 p.m., at The Belk Centrum at Lenoir-Rhyne University, 627 7th Ave. NE. The tour is comprised of young, emerging artists from around the country who perform music-fueled top 40, pop, rock and country hits.
Terrapin Station MD
Conner Lipinski Accepts D-II Scholarship Offer
Walk-on guard Conner Lipinski will depart the Maryland program to accept a D-II scholarship. The Maryland men's basketball program is losing another player to transfer.
Man overcomes checkered past to open Do-Gooders
Do-Gooders Pizza's name is more than just a catchy phrase designed to draw customers into the new restaurant on Vandiver Drive in Lincolnton.
Candlelight vigil held for teen killed in Hickory
Candlelight vigil held for teen killed in Hickory Candlelight vigil held for Student killed in Hickory Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/local/2014/09/03/candlelight-vigil-held-for-student-killed-in-hickory/15005693/ HICKORY, N.C. -- Hundreds of students gathered outside Hickory High School Tuesday night in memory of ... (more)
The Gaston Gazette
Police: Alcohol and speed contributed to wreck that kills teen
Investigators said that both speed and alcohol are believed to be the causes of a crash that killed a teen and sent another to the hospital Sunday night in Hickory.
Shurtape(R) Expands Duct Tape Offering With Enhanced Adhesive Options
Its versatility and strength make this silver tape a mainstay, entrusted to protect, hold, seal and repair a variety of items.
Jacksonville Daily News
NC Patrol works to unravel hit-and-run
The Highway Patrol is trying to unravel a highway hit-and-run which claimed the life of a man in Catawba County.
Person killed in hit and run near Hickory
Person killed in hit and run near Hickory The North Carolina Highway Patrol says one person has died in a hit and run collision near Hickory.