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CMS' strategy to keep teachers
A Jefferson County man is suing his doctors and a local hospital, alleging that he went in for a circumcision but when he woke up, doctors had amputated part of his genitals.
Officials investigating stabbing death of man near Newton
Deputies in Catawba County have a man in custody following the overnight stabbing death of another man near Newton.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Deputies search for 2 men after robbery in Conover
The suspects never showed a weapon, and the owner didn't even realize a crime had happened until hours later.
Santiago Retires, Marcus-Bey To Direct E. Cleveland, and More Library People News
She has been in the position for more than seven years. retired as Head of Technical Services at Winnetka Public Library, IL.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Woman accused of running unlicensed day care in court
Tonya Casareal stepped out of the Catawba County Courthouse on Friday morning, accused of running an unlicensed day care.
Carpenters named 'Conservation Farm Family' for 2014
Lincoln County residents Alvin and Jeff Carpenter were recently presented with an award for their local efforts in conservation.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Woman convicted of obstruction in husbands rape case
Prosecutors said that Nicky Lee Anderson was convicted in May on two counts each of rape of a child, first-degree sex offense with a child, and indecent liberties with a child.
Officials: Rabid fox attacked Catawba Co. resident
Officials in Catawba County confirmed the county's first case of rabies in 2014 after they said a fox attacked a citizen in northeast Hickory earlier this month.
Sex offender pleads to 27 charges in child sex case
A Catawba County man was sentenced to no less than 19 years behind bars for producing and possessing child pornography and sex offenses against a child.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Interest in runoff election appears high
Negative news reports about the two candidates in the runoff election in the district attorney's race may be one reason why turnout during early voting was higher than anticipated in Caldwell, Burke and Catawba counties, election officials said.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Apple Set to Build its Third Enormous Solar Farm in North Carolina
Apple this week signed a development agreement with the City of Claremont, which will allow it to build its third massive solar farm in North Carolina.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Police at crime scene hours before teacher Maggie Daniels memorial service
Police this afternoon returned to the complex where Margaret "Maggie" Daniels lived in Newton.
Newspaper: Apple to bring its third solar project to Catawba County
The solar energy operations are designed to make the huge Apple iCloud data center in Maiden entirely powered by green energy, Apple has said.
Newton man arrested for sex with teen
A Catawba County man is being held at the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center on a $125,000 bond, accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Cult of Mac Blog
Apple buys 100 acres of land for new $55m solar farm
The City of Claremont, North Carolina has approved a new development that will allow Apple to build a new sustainable solar farm.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Man charged with having sex with underage teen behind Lincoln Co. drugstore
A Catawba County man was arrested on sexual assault charges after investigators say he was having sex with an underage teenager in a car behind a Denver drug store.
The Charlotte Observer
Catawba man charged with statutory rape
Darrick Wayne Fowler, 24, of Newton is charged with statutory rape, according to authorities in Lincoln County.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Police: Man hit, killed by train in Catawba Co.
Investigators in Catawba County were investigating after a person was hit and killed by a train near Long View Thursday morning.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Editor's Note - Save your Homeland Security money
Terrorists aren't going to attack Lincolnton, Lincoln County, or anywhere else in the Catawba Valley region.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
HSM takes teachers behind the scenes during Extreme Stem Teacher Tour
HICKORY, N.C., HSM, the global manufacturer of components and provider of integrated solutions to the transportation, furniture, bedding and a growing number of diversified markets , provided a "behind-the-scenes" look into its Corporate Innovation & Technology Center on Wednesday, June 18 to approximately 50 teachers and administrators from four ... (more)