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Today in Rock: August 22
On this day in 1963 future singer-songwriter/musician Tori Amos is born in Newton, North Carolina.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Criminal Charges - 8-20-14
The Lincolnton Police Department reported the following arrests: Terry Allen Tucker, 47, of 1021 Gaston Street in Lincolnton was charged August 13 with one misdemeanor count possession of stolen goods.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Suspect in Maggie Daniels' death indicted for murder, sexual assault
Sharman Odom, 34, has been indicted by a grand jury in Catawba County on murder, first-degree sexual assault and first-degree kidnapping charges, prosecutors say.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Mother-daughter team tackles new antiques shop
Downtown Lincolnton will soon welcome a new antique store to Main Street. In just three weeks, mother and daughter duo Gail and Theresa Swinney will open Red Door Antiques to the public, a store which will offer not only traditional antiques, but vintage and shabby chic interpretations.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Group asks city to oppose county office move
The Citizens for Smart Spending, along with several downtown merchants and residents urged City Council members Thursday night to endorse their efforts to keep county offices within city limits.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Newton awarded electric vehicle charging station
In partnership with Catawba County, Newton will locate the station at the Newton branch of the Catawba County Public Library, 115 W. C St. ElectriCities was awarded a $59,892 grant to help pay for the stations through the North Carolina Solar Center Clean Fuel Advanced Technology Project .
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Relatives 'Heartbroken' over North Carolina School Counselor's Murder
Relatives of a popular North Carolina school counselor are heartbroken about her murder -- and relieved that a suspect is behind bars.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Burlington Times News
Cops: Missing hair, selfie led to murder suspect
A clump of hair missing from a man who lived in the same apartment complex as a slain educator helped them close in on him as a suspect, Newton Police Chief Donald Brown said.
Criminal Charges 8-4-14
The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office reported the following arrests: Roger Dale Hinson, 36, of 3002 Emmanuel Church Road in Conover was charged July 31 with one count each larceny and possession of stolen goods.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
PHOTO: Maggie Daniels, 31, was found dead in her North Carolina apartment on June 28, 2014.
A North Carolina man is scheduled to appear in court today for his first appearance on the charge of murder in the June death of a popular school counselor.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Violent man arrested in murder of popular high school counselor...
Here comes the bride... HOURS late and in a very summery cocktail gown: A beaming Cheryl Hines marries Robert Kennedy Jr in a star-studded ceremony after rain causes chaos at family compound Thieves steal $1million in designer goods from Texas beauty queen's two storey 'she-cave' after she proudly showed off its contents on Good Morning America ... (more)
Arrest warrant issued in Newton educator's death
Authorities say a man who lived in the same apartment complex in Newton as a 31-year-old guidance counselor is the main suspect in her death.
The Charlotte Observer
Suspect named in slaying of Newton high school counselor
An arrest warrant was issued for Sharman Howard Odom who lived in the same apartment complex where Daniels body was found on June 28. Newton police and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation are searching for Odom.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Wait for evidence testing in Newton homicide continues
Newton Police are still waiting for tests to be completed on the newest evidence seized in the investigation of the murder of 31-year-old Margaret Daniels.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Mystery surrounds man living in counselor's complex
Mystery surrounds man living in counselor's complex Investigators working the murder of Newton school teacher Margret Daniels spent nine hours searching unit 52 earlier this week.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
9 arrested, 2 wanted in '7/11' meth manufacture sting
The Catawba County Sheriff's Office is looking for two people and has filed nearly 60 charges in a drug roundup targeting methamphetamine manufacturers.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Warrants served at counselor's Newton apartment buidling
Warrants served at counselor's Newton apartment buidling So far, no suspects have been named in the case.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Authorities investigate deadly stabbing in Newton
Authorities investigate deadly stabbing in Newton Authorities in Newton have a man custody after a deadly stabbing Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/crime/2014/07/24/authorities-investigate-deadly-stabbing-in-newton/13090243/ Authorities said a 20-year-old Jason Margarita was found stabbed to death inside a car on ... (more)