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  1. Corning to bring $60M optical cable plant, 110 jobs to greater Charlotte region Source: WSOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WSOCTV

    ... orning's "commitment to Catawba County and to North Carolina." Corning this year opened a manufactured cable plant in Newton that winds optical fibers into a cable for high-speed communications.

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  2. Wylie Dean SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | The Taylorsville Times

    ... ations to Viewmont Baptist Church, 1246 2nd St. NE, Hickory, NC 28601; or Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd, Newton, NC 28658.

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  3. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | WSOCTV

    ... 515 PM EDT... At 459 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a thunderstorm with torrential rainfall 4 miles northeast of Newton, or near Claremont, moving east at 10 mph. Locations to be impacted include... Conover and Claremont. Torrential rainfall ...

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  4. Severe Thunderstorm Warning Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WSOCTV

    NCC003-035-082145- Catawba NC-Alexander NC- 533 PM EDT WED AUG 8 2018 ...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 545 PM EDT FOR CENTRAL CATAWBA AND SOUTHERN ALEXANDER COUNTIES... At 532 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of Hickory to 3 miles west of Newton, moving east at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and nickel size hail.

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  5. Drivers frustrated about long lines at DMV Source: WSOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WSOCTV

    ... dozens of people lining the walls. "(An employee) told me to go to Mount Holly location, Lincolnton location or Newton because everywhere in Charlotte is (a) five-hour wait or more," Deirdre Poage said. "On top of our normal, seasonal high-volume ...

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  6. Police seek suspects in Catawba County armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WBTV

    Police in Newton and Conover are asking for the public's help after two armed robberies happened in the two towns within 18 hours of each other. Skill Games in Conover on Highway 70 was the target Sunday night.

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  7. Rain disrupting practice schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | Mt. Airy News

    ... 11. This is the same day that both the JV and varsity soccer teams plan to scrimmage at Fred T. Foard High School in Newton. Official matches begin the next week for all local schools. The volleyball teams can play their first official match as soon ...

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  8. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WSOCTV

    ... UNTIL 230 PM EDT... At 125 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a thunderstorm with torrential rainfall 4 miles west of Newton, or 4 miles east of Mountain View, moving northeast at 35 mph. Locations to be impacted include... Hickory, Newton, ...

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  9. Ottawa Co. health department supports Project DAWNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... As you're getting your kids' school supplies ready, what about their emergency bucket? A high school teacher in Newton, North Carolina said that it comes in handy during emergency situations. As you're getting your kids' school supplies ready, what ...

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  10. TPD trying to ID alleged Sunglass Hut thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... nder. As you're getting your kids' school supplies ready, what about their emergency bucket? A high school teacher in Newton, North Carolina said that it comes in handy during emergency situations.

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  11. A Different Point of View: Chinese students visit CarlisleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | Martinsville Bulletin

    It's not every day that a group of students from China visit the Martinsville area, but that's just what happened last week.

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  12. Catawba Co. teacher assembling 'emergency buckets' for school lockdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | WBTV

    "I can't change legislation, I can't provide funding for schools to make this happen, or put more resource officers in schools," Jennifer O'Keefe of Foard High School in Newton says. "But this is something that I can do right now."

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  13. O'LOUGHLIN, GeraldineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    O'LOUGHLIN, Geraldine Long Age 96, passed away peacefully at Abernethy Laurels in Newton, NC., with her devoted husband Martin at her side. She was blessed with a long and full life.

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  14. Skunk tests positive for rabies in Catawba County's sixth case of the yearRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2018 | WBTV

    On Sunday, three horses, two ponies and two donkeys came in contact with the skunk in Newton. According to county officials, the skunk to the North Carolina Public Health Lab in Raleigh.

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  15. Pittsburgh company sells Corporate ArmorRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2018 | Business Journal

    ... installer of technology security and infrastructure products. The buyer was Temprano Techvestors, based in Newton, N.C. Financials were not disclosed. Corporate Armor was No. 10 among the 2015 Fast 50 of the Charlotte Business Journal, a ...

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  16. Grand jury indicts sheriff candidate on multiple charges Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. NEWTON, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina grand jury has indicted a former candidate for sheriff whose former girlfriend accused him of putting a ... 2 comments

  17. Jerry Dale Browning, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | The Taylorsville Times

    ... Amy Holsclaw of Hickory, and Candis Dickinson and husband Gary of Taylorsville; sons, Jerry Dale Browning II of Newton, and Michael W. Starnes and wife Rebecca of Taylorsville; sister, Peggy Ryder and husband George of Verner, West Virginia; nine ...

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  18. Former Cougar Nick Bazzle named North Lincoln HS Head Football CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | The Taylorsville Times

    ... Lincoln County School Board Meeting on June 12. Bazzle replaces Steven Pack at North Lincoln after he was hired at Newton-Conover High School late last month. Pack led the Knights to a 2-9 record in 2018. Coach Bazzle took over the ACHS program ...

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  19. Man accused of holding girlfriend against her will, assaulting her faces several chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | WBTV

    A man who was wanted for allegedly holding his girlfriend against her will and repeatedly assaulting her inside a Catawba County home for several days has been arrested. According to the Catawba County Sheriff's Office, a woman ran to the Love's Travel Shop on Southfork Drive in Newton around 8 p.m. on June 5 after "escaping" from her boyfriend, identified as 35-year-old Jason Travis Shook.

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  20. Man accused of beating girlfriend with baseball bat arrested in Catawba CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | WSOCTV

    ... hostage for days. Deputies said the woman was able to escape and run to the Love's Travel Stop on Southfork Drive in Newton the evening of June 5. Shook was served several warrants Monday, including larceny of a motor vehicle, elude arrest with a ...

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