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  1. Man wanted by Marshals, three NC counties arrested in SalisburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WBTV

    ... precursors, drug paraphernalia, He was also charged with failure to appear in Rowan and Surry counties. In Catawba County, he was wanted for felony flee to allude arrest and reckless driving. The US Marshals' office said he was wanted for federal ...

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  2. Four suspects in custody in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Mt. Airy News

    Trevor Lee Dillard, 25, of Denver, was arrested Monday by the Yadkin County Sheriff's Office in Lincoln County with assistance from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, Catawba County Sheriff's Office and N.C. State Bureau of Investigation.

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  3. Newton man sentenced in connection with stepson's drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WSOCTV

    A Newton man in prison for robbery with a dangerous weapon in Burke County pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in connection with the drowning of his stepson during Catawba County Superior Court, officials said. The judge sentenced Dustin Wayne Sanders, 26, to serve 19 to 32 months concurrently with a sentence of four to six years he already was serving for the Burke County robbery at the Walmart in Morganton in March 2014.

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  4. Woman charged in Catawba Co. hit and run says 'sorry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A woman is charged after a jogger was struck by a car in Catawba County and flown to the hospital on Tuesday morning. Jeanne Cook said "I'm sorry" as she was being handcuffed and taken into custody.

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  5. Jogger critically injured in Catawba Co. hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WSOCTV

    Emergency crews were on the scene of a hit-and-run collision involving a jogger in Catawba County early Tuesday morning. The crash happened just south of Hickory around 7 a.m. on Zion Church Road near Brookstone Drive.

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  6. Abernethy Laurels Retirement Community Announces $3.6 Million Capital CampaignRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PRWeb

    ... the existing healthcare center was built in the early 1970s, making it the oldest long-term care facility in Catawba County. When Abernethy Laurels was built, an institutional, medical model guided the development of long-term care facilities. ...

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  7. Unemployment up in January after holiday jobs endRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... increase was larger than the increases seen in Burke County (0.2 percentage points, to 5.9 percent) and Catawba County (0.6 percentage points, to 5.8), but it was better than most counties across the state. The statewide increase in the local ...

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  8. Man arrested for threatening law officers on social mediaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... officers. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office told area media outlets that Timothy Lee Cornwell of Maiden in Catawba County is facing multiple charges, including delay and obstruct a public officer and communicating threats. According to the ...

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  9. Man arrested for threatening law officers on social mediaRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | WLOS

    Authorities in Lincoln County have arrested a man who they say used Facebook to try to form a militia to harm law enforcement officers. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office told area media outlets that Timothy Lee Cornwell of Maiden in Catawba County is facing multiple charges, including delay and obstruct a public officer and communicating threats.

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  10. Tim McRee to speak at Canton Lenten service ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... of the South at Sewanee, Tennessee. He entered the ministry after serving as the museum curator at the Catawba County Museum of History in Newton. McRee has been rector in Canton since 1995. He is married to Beverly Ann Adams and they have two ...

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  11. Officials: Dogs that attacked boys must leave county or be euthanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WBTV

    Two Rottweilers that attacked a 6-year-old and his 10-year-old brother in late February and were declared "vicious and dangerous" by officials now have to leave Catawba County or be euthanized. In order for the dogs to not be euthanized, they must be removed from the county and a letter must be given to the town stating where they will be kept.

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  12. Homeowner won't be charged for killing intruderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Homeowner won't be charged for killing intruder A Catawba County man was not acting criminally when he shot and killed an intruder, officials say. Check out this story on WCNC.com: CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. -- A Catawba County man was not acting criminally when he shot and killed an intruder, officials say.

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  13. Rotarians raise nearly $68,000 for Levine Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | WBTV

    Wednesday afternoon five Catawba County Rotary clubs gathered at Hickory City Hall to present Levine Children's Hospital with almost $68,000 to go towards pediatric cancer research. The money was raised at the second annual Carolina Cycle Challenge, a premier cycling event that brings people from all around the world, to ride in the beautiful foothills of the North Carolina mountains.

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  14. Hickory gets $200,000 EPA brownfields grant for Southside areaMargaret Williams 1 hour ago 50 viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Mountain Xpress

    ... eyesore properties, and prevent further exodus of businesses from these areas. Key project partners include Catawba County, Catawba County Chamber of Commerce, Catawba Valley Community College Small Business Center, Catawba Valley Habitat for ...

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  15. McHenry: Local manufacturing efforts 'incredible'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... an expert here in our county and it was just an incredible visit." McHenry was scheduled to finish his day in Catawba County. There, he was slated to visit North Carolina Boys Academy, a religious school in Conover.

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  16. Wanda L. RainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Catawba County, North Carolina, she was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Philmore Raines; a daughter, Phyllis Dunaway; two sisters and six brothers. Wanda was a fabulous cook specializing in apple pies and chicken and dumplings.

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  17. Lenoir man sent to prison for attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Lenoir News-Topic

    A Lenoir man accused of holding four employees at gunpoint at a Morganton restaurant was convicted Wednesday in Burke Superior Court of first-degree kidnapping and was sentenced to 11 to 14 years in prison. Scott James Hill, 35, of Enlos Place intended to rob the Fatz on South Sterling Street on May 26, 2014, when he aproached the employees near the back entrance and pointed a gun at them.

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  18. Obituaries - 3-4-15Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... 1 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at prior to the service Warlick Funeral Home. Mrs. Morrison was born June 29, 1926, in Catawba County to the late Rob Lee and Ollie Sigmon Simmons. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin R. ...

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  19. 4 arrested in drug bust at Lenoir hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WBTV

    The arrests came after a two-month joint investigation at the Day's Inn on the 200 block of Blowing Rock Road. The Lenoir Police Department, Caldwell County Sheriff's Office, Catawba County Sheriff's Office, and Hickory Police Department all contributed. 4 comments

  20. Stop Asking The Business Court To Overrule An Order Of Another Business Court JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | jdsupra.com

    ... the new Judge the authority to modify, overrule, or change Judge Murphy's Order. But the Plaintiff in the Catawba County case made a new argument as to why Judge Bledsoe had the authority to overrule Judge Murphy. It relied on Rule 63 of the North ...

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