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Yesterday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

16 wanted, 23 arrested in Lincolnton's 'Summertime Sweep'

The Lincolnton Police Department conducted a drug roundup Wednesday, netting 152 felony narcotics charges and 23 arrests; police say 16 more remain wanted.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Lincolnton, NC, Lincoln County, NC, Gaston County, NC

Wednesday | WBTV

Teen pleads guilty to breaking into homes, stealing women's underwear

A Catawba County teen pleaded guilty in superior court on Wednesday after he was arrested in 2013 for breaking into homes and stealing women's underwear.

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Wednesday | Business Journal

ncDataCampus gets direct link to I-40; ready for business

The new ncDataCampus in Catawba County will soon have access from Interstate 40 and will be ready for its first data center customer.

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Wednesday | Business Journal

ncDataCampus gets direct link to I-40; ready for business

The new ncDataCampus in Catawba County will soon have access from Interstate 40 and will be ready for its first data center customer.

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Related Topix: Conover, NC

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Sheriff bust meth ring in Catawba County

Sheriff bust meth ring in Catawba County Samantha Lynn Metz, of Maiden, charged with manufacturing methamphetamine.

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Related Topix: Maiden, NC, Catawba, NC, Newton, NC

The Charlotte Observer

Parking lot fracas leads to prison term for Catawba man

Jonathan Lineberger, 39, of Catawba, was sentenced to prison Tuesday after being convicted of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Catawba, NC

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Catawba man arrested after Iredell theft probe

Zachary Keith Price, 27, of Claremont, was arrested last week on larceny charges, according to Iredell County authorities.

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Related Topix: Catawba, NC, Claremont, NC, Iredell County, NC

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WBTV

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.

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Related Topix: Charlotte, NC, Rockingham County, NC, Education Etc.

WSOCTV

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.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WSOCTV

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.

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Library Journal

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.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Sherrills Ford, NC

Fri Jul 18, 2014

WSOCTV

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.

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Lincoln Times-News

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.

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Related Topix: Lincoln County, NC, Agriculture, Science, Life, Beef, Food, Meat, Vegetables, North Carolina State University

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Woman convicted of obstruction in husband’s 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.

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WSOCTV

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.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

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.

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Related Topix: Newton, NC

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Lenoir News-Topic

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.

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Related Topix: 9, Catawba, NC

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Inhabitat

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.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Claremont, NC, Maiden, NC, Conover, NC, iCloud, Science / Technology

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WBTV

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.

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Related Topix: Newton, NC

Business Journal

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.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy, Science / Technology, iCloud

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