Catawba County Newswire

Catawba County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Catawba County, NC.

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  1. NC child porn investigation leads to South Africa arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    Authorities said a child pornography investigation in North Carolina led to the arrests of the parents of a 14-year-old girl in South Africa. The State Bureau of Investigation said in a news release the investigation started with a Catawba County man found with child pornography.

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  2. US child porn probe leads to arrests in Port ElizabethRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Authorities say a child pornography investigation in North Carolina led to the arrests of the parents of a 14-year-old girl in South Africa. The State Bureau of Investigation said in a news release that the investigation started with a Catawba County man found with child pornography.

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  3. NC child porn investigation leads to South Africa arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WWSB

    Authorities say a child pornography investigation in North Carolina led to the arrests of the parents of a 14-year-old girl in South Africa. The State Bureau of Investigation said in a news release that the investigation started with a Catawba County man found with child pornography.

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  4. NC child porn investigation leads to South Africa arrests RALEIGH,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WSOCTV

    ... South Africa. The State Bureau of Investigation said in a news release that the investigation started with a Catawba County man found with child pornography. The SBI says they found evidence on his cellphone he was paying for graphic pictures of a ...

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  5. SBI: Catawba Co. child porn case leads to rescue of 14-year-old in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. - A child porn case in Catawba County led authorities to a home in South Africa, where authorities discovered a ...

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  6. Deputy nearly hit during chase in Caldwell CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. - A sheriff's deputy from Caldwell County was nearly hit head-on Thursday during a chase through two counties. The ...

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  7. Woman accused of having a pipe bomb faces judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WBTV

    A Catawba County woman charged with possession of a weapon of mass destruction asked a judge in Newton Thursday for a court-appointed attorney. Rebecca Lynn Rose was arrested Wednesday during a Catawba County Sheriff's office roundup of suspected drug dealers.

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  8. Authorities discover pipe bomb during massive drug-trafficking crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WSOCTV

    Deputies announced a major crackdown Wednesday morning as law enforcement targeted dozens of people selling drugs in Catawba County. The wet weather didn't keep dozens of officers from heading out before sunrise, in hopes of surprising the suspects as they slept.

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  9. Man pleads guilty to 400 terrorism/bomb threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WWLP

    ... have." Investigators say he became a possible suspect because of previous convictions for the same crime in Catawba County. On Monday, his attorney told the judge Startt had a mental illness, and instead of taking his medication was using meth. He ...

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  10. Our View: State should pass constitutional carryRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... allow anyone 18 or older to carry a concealed handgun without a permit. One of the bill's co-sponsors is Catawba County Rep. Jay Adams. "A gun is a tool," Pittman said, according to the Observer. "It is only as good or bad as the intentions of the ...

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  11. Authorities ID person killed in SUV, school bus collision HICKORY,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | WSOCTV

    ... HICKORY, N.C. (AP) - Officials have identified a woman killed in a crash between an SUV and a school bus in Catawba County. Authorities say 31-year-old Teri Lasher died after her SUV collided with a school bus, then a tree, on Friday. A driver, a ...

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  12. One killed, several injured in North Carolina school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    One person was killed and several others were injured in a crash involving a school bus Friday in Catawba County, N.C. The crash happened around 3 p.m. on Bethany Church Road near Highway 10 just outside of Newton. The wreck involved a school bus and an SUV.

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  13. One killed in school bus crash in Catawba Co, several injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WBTV

    One person was killed and several others were injured in a crash involving a school bus in Catawba County Friday. The crash happened around 3 p.m. on Bethany Church Road near Hwy 10 just outside of Newton.

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  14. Lincolnton man charged with stabbing 3 peopleRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... secured bond. Lineberger has prior convictions for felony discharging a firearm into occupied property in Catawba County in 2008, felony sell/deliver a schedule II controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance in Lincoln County in ...

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  15. Catawba County factory worker burned by boiling dye, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. - Authorities in Catawba County are investigating after they said a worker was burned in an industrial accident early ...

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  16. Gas leak shuts down Newton Water PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WBTV

    ... ld WBTV he is not sure when the the plant will reopen. Newton Police Department, Newton-Conover Rescue Squad, Catawba County EMS, and the Catawba County Hazmat Team responded to the incident.

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  17. Hickory man pleads guilty in 2013 beating death of wifeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | WBTV

    Authorities in Catawba County say a man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the beating death of his wife more than three years ago. The Hickory Daily Record reports Marvin Antonio Hill entered his plea on Monday in Catawba County Superior Court.

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  18. Catawba County man faces years in prison for trafficking drugs near daycareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | WBTV

    The Catawba County Justice Center says 30-year-old Rodolfo Adame Gutierrez was sentenced to five to seven years in prison after pleading guilty to the drug trafficking charges, along with a $50,000 fine. "The offenses occurred during a five-day period in June 2015 when undercover officers made purchases of methamphetamine from the defendant in excess of 28 grams," Catawba County court officials say.

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  19. 100 grams of meth found in 70-year-old woman's home, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. - A 70-year-old Conover woman is behind bars, accused of trafficking meth out of her home in Newton. The Catawba County ...

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  20. Overturned truck shuts down U.S. 321 in Lincoln County Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    An overturned tractor-trailer on U.S. 321 south of the Catawba County and Lincoln County line has shut down northbound traffic on the major highway. The wreck occurred around 4:45 a.m. Thursday near the Maiden exit, according to the North Carolina Highway Patrol.

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