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  1. A peek inside the N.C. data center where your old Facebook photos go to a sleepaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... data center is part of a growing N.C. data hub that includes centers for Google in Lenoir and Apple in the Catawba County town of Maiden. Michael Kirkland, Facebook's director of technology communications, said the company was already one of the ...

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  2. Trooper shortage hurting NCHP response timesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    In Catawba County, Sgt. Everette Reid gets into his car and hits the road, but the ranks around him are thin.

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  3. Building serving Hickory's homeless to be soldRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... 2 1st Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601. If not enough money is raised and the building is auctioned on Friday at the Catawba County Courthouse in Newton, McConnell said, donations will be used to help move Grace House to a new location.

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  4. New book compiles Vance Havner's legendary sermonsRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Star Online

    "You can't preach it like it is if you don't believe it like it was," is how Vance Havner, the legendary revival speaker from Catawba County, put it.

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  5. As baseball advances in Charlotte, Reese retreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... his oldest son to leave Charlotte. "I don't want my grandsons to grow up here either." Reese, 62, grew up in Catawba County. His father told him he could pick only two sports, so at Fred T. Foard High School in Newton, Reese played basketball and ...

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  6. As baseball advances, Reese retreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... his oldest son to leave Charlotte. "I don't want my grandsons to grow up here either." Reese, 62, grew up in Catawba County. His father told him he could pick only two sports, so at Fred T. Foard High School in Newton, Reese played basketball and ...

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  7. Auto Parts Maker Adding 200+ Jobs At N.C. FactoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Manufacturing.net

    ... Local governments are expected to add nearly $3 million. The company employs nearly 700 people at its Catawba County facility, which has been in operation for nearly three decades. The company says the new jobs will pay almost $40,000 a year, ...

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  8. Sex offender accused of accessing school propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... from being on school property or any other property where children also reside. He was placed in the Catawba County Detention Center under a $36,000 secured bond, police said, and charged with two counts of sex offender being on child premises and ...

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  9. Commissioners move to re-bid Rescue Squad ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... tinued his presentation by listing the county's revised Development Guidelines, which he said were similar to Catawba County's Unified Development

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  10. Auto parts maker to expand in Catawba County, add 228 jobsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | News Observer

    GKN Driveline, an auto parts manufacturer, plans to expand its Catawba County plant and add 228 jobs by the end of 2018.

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  11. Granite Falls man sentenced to life for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Lenoir News-Topic

    A Granite Falls man was convicted Monday in Catawba County of first-degree murder and sentenced to life without parole for his role in the death of a Newton woman in 2013.

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  12. Facility to create 228 jobs in Catawba CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WBTV

    Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced Tuesday that GKN Driveline will expand its Catawba County manufacturing facility.

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  13. Auto parts maker to add nearly 230 jobs in NewtonRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... Local governments are expected to add nearly $3 million. The company employs nearly 700 people at its Catawba County facility, which has been in operation for nearly three decades. The company says the new jobs will pay almost $40,000 a year, ...

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  14. Morning Memo: Kay Hagan continues to lead money race in Senate contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | News Observer

    ... the race. TODAY IN POLITICS: Gov. Pat McCrory will make an economic development announcement at 2:15 p.m. in Catawba County and later attend the N.C. Public Transportation Association Conference at 6:30 p.m. in Charlotte. The education oversight ...

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  15. Over 200 jobs coming to Catawba County businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WSOCTV

    Gov. Pat McCrory announced 228 jobs are coming to a local business Newton. An auto-parts maker is receiving millions from the state and Catawba County to upgrade its facility and add positions.

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  16. GKN Driveline to create 228 jobs in Catawba CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Charlotte Observer

    Automotive manufacturer GKN Driveline plans to expand its facility in Catawba County, creating 228 new jobs over the next four years, the office of Gov. Pat McCrory announced Tuesday.

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  17. GKN Driveline to invest $114 million, add 228 jobs in Catawba County expansionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Business Journal

    GKN Driveline plans to invest more than $113.8 million to expand its Catawba County operation, adding at least 228 jobs by the end of 2018.

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  18. Auto parts maker to add 200+ jobs at Catawba Co. factoryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Local governments are expected to add nearly $3 million. The company employs nearly 700 people at its Catawba County facility in operation for nearly three decades. GKN Driveline describes itself as a leading global supplier of automotive components ...

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  19. Auto parts maker to add 200+ jobs at NC factoryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Local governments are expected to add nearly $3 million. The company employs nearly 700 people at its Catawba County facility, which has been in operation for nearly three decades. The company says the new jobs will pay almost $40,000 a year, ...

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  20. New life for stalled Catawba County development?Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Business Journal

    Dale Morrow of Morrow Development Group is exploring options for developing a 206-acre site in Catawba County.

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