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Catawba County Newswire

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  1. Author John Grisham says most NC death row inmates did not receive a fair trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 |

    ... do not apply to those who were already convicted. Men like Nathan Bowie, convicted and sentenced to death in Catawba County in 1993. At trial he was represented by an incompetent lawyer who reeked of alcohol and later died of an alcohol-related ...


  2. Hart Square opens its gates for annual fall festival Source: GoCarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | WSOCTV

    ... sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. Located in Catawba County, Hart Square is the largest collection of original, historical log structures in the U.S. For over 40 years, Dr. Robert Hart, a ...


  3. Florence Yount TeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | The Taylorsville Times

    Born December 1, 1919, in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late David Andrew Yount and Ollie Van Horn Yount.


  4. Prysmian grows Catawba's optical fiber clusterRead the original story

    Friday Sep 28 | Business Journal

    Italian manufacturer of optical fiber Prysmian Group has found a home in Catawba County, where as much as 60% of the world's optical fiber is made.


  5. My Note and Deed of Trust Have Different Dates. Do I Have a Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | JD Supra

    ... the parties than perfectly-prepared loan documents. But lenders should take note this matter was heard by the Catawba County Clerk of Court, a Superior Court judge, and the North Carolina Court of Appeals. The second and third levels of review and ...


  6. Flooding a concern for residents in the NC foothillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WSOCTV

    Residents in the foothills of North Carolina are bracing for flooding, with rainfall totals forecast to match a storm that caused devastating damage in Catawba County in 2013. Karyn Yaussy is the emergency management coordinator for Catawba County.


  7. Surry County commissioner sworn in as NCACC presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    County commissioners, county officials and staff, state leaders and others gathered in Catawba County for the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners' 111th annual Conference. The conference, which is the year's premier event for counties, provides a forum to conduct official Association business and offers educational and networking opportunities for commissioners and county staff.


  8. Two separate crashes close I-40 eastbound in Catawba County Source: WSOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | WSOCTV

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  9. Association taps Phillips -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Mt. Airy News

    ... the North Carolina group's top job during the organization's 111th annual conference late in August, held in Catawba County. Shortly after being named to the post, Phillips announced his presidential initiative, which seeks to leverage a strategic ...


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

    Sep 1, 2018 | WSOCTV

    ... NCZ056-012345- Catawba NC- 713 PM EDT SAT SEP 1 2018 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT SOUTH CENTRAL CATAWBA COUNTY UNTIL 745 PM EDT... At 713 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near Newton. This storm was nearly stationary. ...


  11. Local teachers keep tabs on November electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | Mountain Xpress

    ADVOCATING FOR EDUCATION: LeAnna Delph, left, a language arts and social studies teacher in Buncombe County, opened Friday's Red4EdNC town hall rally, outside the courthouse. She was joined by Angie Cathcart, center, a digital lead teacher at Asheville Middle School, and Shari Edmisten, right, a music teacher in Catawba County. 1 comment

  12. Prosecutors: Sheriff tried to kick SBI agents out, withhold evidence during search warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | WBTV

    Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid took actions to interfere with agents from the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation who were executing a search warrant at his office in April, a prosecutor with the North Carolina Attorney General's Office told a judge the week after the warrant was executed. SBI agents executed a search warrant on the sheriff's office as part of an investigation into allegations that the Sheriff's son, Jason Reid, had used a GPS tracking device that belongs to the office to stalk an ex-girlfriend.


  13. NC inspectors approved all rides before 106th Hickory American Legion Fair, organizer saysRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2018 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... along with the Lion and Tiger Show. This year's version, without a doubt, is the most anticipated fair that Catawba County has ever hosted. A lot of the talk has been heightened by one particular ride, better known as the Fireball or Cyclops, as ...


  14. District court reaffirms ruling against 2016 congressional mapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | Watauga Democrat

    ... Ashe, Avery, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes and Yadkin counties plus a tiny bit of northwestern Catawba County. " ... we conclude that partisan considerations predominated in the drawing of all but one of the 13 districts in the 2016 Plan, ...


  15. Sue Ellen Maltby, MEd, Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... process. From 1999 to 2011, Ms. Maltby was a Special Education Teacher at Maiden Elementary School in the Catawba County School System of North Carolina. She officially retired June 14, 2011; however she continued to tutor within the same school ...


  16. Catawba County teacher pushing for 'emergency buckets' in every classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    As teachers are busy arranging their classrooms for the 2018-2019 school year, a Catawba County teacher hopes to add an essential item to every classroom in her county: an emergency bucket. Jennifer O'Keefe, a teacher at Fred T. Foard High School, spent her summer organizing buckets filled with emergency supplies so teachers are prepared in case of a natural disaster or a lockdown.


  17. Benjamin Arthur Setzer, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Taylorsville Times

    ... Monday, August 20, 2018 surrounded by his family and friends at home. Mr. Setzer was born July 12, 1934, in Catawba County, son of Benjamin and Elsie Setzer. He retired as owner from Total Scope Health Care, Construction & Real Estate Services, Inc. ...


  18. Miriam Davis Presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... with both children and adults through the North Carolina State Division of Social Services and the Catawba County Social Service Department. Although she originally wanted to be a religious youth director, and worked in that capacity for a brief ...


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

    Aug 19, 2018 | WSOCTV

    ... Catawba NC- 559 PM EDT SUN AUG 19 2018 ...A THUNDERSTORM WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT NORTH CENTRAL CATAWBA COUNTY UNTIL 630 PM EDT... At 558 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a thunderstorm with torrential rainfall near Hickory, moving ...


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

    Aug 15, 2018 | WSOCTV

    Corning Inc. will build an optical cable plant in Hickory and add 110 to its Catawba County workforce, making North Carolina the No. 2 employment center for the company.