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  1. Canceled North Carolina High School Production of ALMOST, MAINE to be Produced IndependentlyRead the original story

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Carmen Eckard, according to Howard Sherman . The production will be hosted by the United Arts Council of Catawba County and will be performed at the SALT Block Auditorium in Hickory NC on January 15, 16 and 17 at 8 pm. The play features seven ...

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  2. Manhunt for convicted felon in Catawba Co suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBTV

    ... is told Tucker is a convicted felon. Officials with the ATF, U.S. Marshals, North Carolina Highway Patrol and Catawba County sheriffs deputies were actively searching for Tucker, focusing on a three-mile radius near Anderson Mountain Road. Troopers ...

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  3. Superior court judge's son killed in motorcycle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | WSOCTV

    ... son was born," said Judge Tim Kincaid, who retired just days ago as a senior resident superior court judge in Catawba County. "The hardest day of my life was yesterday (Friday). There are no words to express the emptiness of I feel." Newton police ...

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  4. Motorcyclist dies in Catawba County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Charlotte Observer

    A Catawba County man died Friday night when the motorcycle he was driving crashed into a wooded area, Newton police said. Police said an officer was trying to stop the motorcyclist for a traffic violation, but police indicated the officer was not in close pursuit.

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  5. Two men found hiding under house after Catawba Co cigarette robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WBTV

    ... and no arrests have been made. Two men police believe stole thousands of dollars worth of cigarettes from a Catawba County convenience store, were caught hiding under a house Friday morning. The Gold Mine convenience store on Sherills Ford Road was ...

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  6. 60 children of fallen military members 'fly' to North PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... "These kids are so excited." Mrs. Claus, sometimes known to friends as Delta flight attendant Kelly Guymer of Catawba County, said she was part of the project last year, when the passengers were children with serious illnesses. "Many of these kids ...

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  7. Wal-Mart larceny thwartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... to the magistrate's office, where it was discovered that there were eight outstanding warrants for him in Catawba County. The Lincoln County charges were misdemeanor larceny and fictitious information to an officer. Monday was served a total of 10 ...

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  8. Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office buys new tracking devicesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | FOX Carolina

    ... around and train agencies throughout the country," Alton Price said. He's a trainer an investigator with the Catawba County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina and he also a Lifesaver coordinator. "We're actually putting transmitters out that are ...

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  9. Dog tests positive for rabies after biting vet tech in HickoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | WSOCTV

    Catawba County has recorded a case of rabies after a veterinarian clinic technician was bitten by a dog Wednesday in Hickory. Hickory Animal Control officers were called to the Emergency Vet Clinic on Highway 321 after the victim was bitten by a dog that was brought in for treatment.

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  10. Car left running overnight, 2 women hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WSOCTV

    Two Catawba County women were hospitalized from Carbon Monoxide poisoning inside their Conover homes Monday. Authorities said one of the women accidentally left her SUV running inside her garage all night.

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  11. Caldwell entering season for house firesRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... in Caldwell County, said Suzan Anderson, executive director of the chapter. That compares to only eight in Catawba County, which has nearly double the population of Caldwell. Last winter the Lenoir Fire Department alone fought three chimney fires, ...

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  12. Hickory man shot in face over land disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | The Charlotte Observer

    A Hickory man has been charged with attempted first degree murder after Catawba County officials said he shot another man in the face over an ongoing land dispute. Johnny Franklin Lipps III, 38, was arrested early Thursday morning after the Catawba County Sheriff's Office said he fired several shots at a man who has an ongoing land dispute with Lipps.

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  13. Officials: Family member shot after squirrel huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | WSOCTV

    Hickory officials said someone was shot in the face by a family member while hunting squirrels. The Catawba County sheriff showed up at the scene wearing a bullet proof vest, according to our partners at the Hickory Daily.

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  14. Mixed feelings among area magistrates on same-sex marriageRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... to be identified, and same-sex marriage also has been met with resistance among some of the 10 magistrates in Catawba County. "That's the law. We have to do it," said a Catawba County magistrate, who also did not want to be identified. "It's not our ... 1 comment

  15. Mixed feelings among area magistrates on same-sex marriageRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... to be identified, and same-sex marriage also has been met with resistance among some of the 10 magistrates in Catawba County. "That's the law. We have to do it," said a Catawba County magistrate, who also did not want to be identified. "It's not our ... 1 comment

  16. 'Run for Maggie' 5K to be run SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | WSOCTV

    A Catawba County high school will host a memorial 5k Saturday to honor a murdered counselor. Police say Maggie Daniels' neighbor sexually assaulted and killed her in June.

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  17. Two bodies found at apartment complex off Bluff RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... Veterans Day, many agencies continued to look for ways to minimize the number of veterans without a home. The Catawba County Animal Shelter said 87 cats were euthanized Sunday after two cats were found dead in their cages. According to the Humane ...

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  18. Catawba County euthanizes 87 cats due to disease outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    More than 80 cats were euthanized at the Catawba County Animal Shelter over the last few days after a potential outbreak of a deadly feline disease. Catawba County euthanizes 87 cats due to disease outbreak More than 80 cats were euthanized at the Catawba County Animal Shelter over the last few days after a potential outbreak of a deadly feline disease.

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  19. 87 Cats euthanized in Catawba CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Catawba County Animal Shelter said 87 cats were euthanized Sunday after two cats were found dead in their cages, possibly killed from a contagious disease. According to the Humane Society of Catawba, the two cats were found when crews were doing their morning cleanings and feedings.

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  20. Catawba shelter kills 87 cats after 2 die of contagious diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... lead to exposure. "This was a very difficult decision to make and it was not made lightly," said Mark Pettit, Catawba County's Assistant Director of Emergency Services. "After consulting with the Veterinarian and weighing the potential for the virus ...

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