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

    Sunday Nov 16 | 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

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

    Sunday Nov 16 | 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

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

    Friday Nov 14 | 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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  4. Two bodies found at apartment complex off Bluff RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | 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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  5. Catawba County euthanizes 87 cats due to disease outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | 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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  6. 87 Cats euthanized in Catawba CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | 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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  7. Catawba shelter kills 87 cats after 2 die of contagious diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | 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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  8. Stinky weed sinks Eltingville man's hotel room pot operation, cops allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | SILive.com

    ... 26 grams of marijuana, a grinder and a digital scale, the station reported. Lau was arrested and taken to Catawba County Detention Facility with bail set at $10,000. The other man with him was not charged. The Robinson Avenue resident has since made ...

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  9. Maiden woman arrested in Lincoln Co after vehicle chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | WBTV

    ... hamphetamine for several years," Sheriff's Narcotics Lt. Jason Reid said, "Our investigators have teamed with Catawba County on several drug investigations involving Brown."

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  10. Kuehnert, Aycock take judgeshipsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... Court judgeship. The seat became vacant when Greg Hayes decided to run for a Superior Court judgeship in Catawba County. Hayes won. Kuehnert received 20,517 votes, or 54.5 percent, to Edwards' 45.5 percent, or 17,125 votes, according to complete but ...

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  11. Two incumbents, one newcomer in Catawba CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Butler, 54, the executive director of the Green Room Community Theater Inc. and the chairwoman of the Catawba County Board of Education, said she would focus on creating jobs, improving education and exploring public-private partnerships. She also ...

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  12. Heritage House to shutter Hickory-area furniture factory, move 255 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Business Journal

    ... Home didn't immediately return a telephone call of inquiry this afternoon. Scott Millar , president of Catawba County Economic Development Corp., says the jobs cut in Long View, which is next door to Hickory in Burke County, will be moving 18 miles ...

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  13. Tillis, Hagan pushing canvassing, early vote in NCRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 1 | WBTV

    North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan is coming near Thom Tillis' backyard to urge her supporters to keep working hard in the final weekend before Election Day. Hagan planned to launch a canvassing effort Saturday in Cornelius - the same Mecklenburg County town where Republican rival Tillis keeps his campaign headquarters and plans to vote a couple hours earlier.

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  14. Tillis, Hagan Pushing Canvassing, Early Vote In NCRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 1 | WPTF-AM Raleigh

    North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan is coming near Thom Tillis' backyard to urge her supporters to keep working hard in the final weekend before Election Day. Hagan planned to launch a canvassing effort Saturday in Cornelius - the same Mecklenburg County town where Republican rival Tillis keeps his campaign headquarters and plans to vote a couple hours earlier.

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  15. Protecting farmland topic of workshopRead the original story

    Friday Oct 31 | Burlington Times News

    The workshop is among six the N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund is holding across the state in cooperation with the state office of the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service. The workshops are highly recommended for all past, present or potential recipients of federal and/or state grants associated with farmland preservation.

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  16. Sharpe as a tack: Lawyer celebrates 50 years of practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... been a law partner with Sharpe for 38 years, added, "he hired me when nobody else would." Sharpe was born in Catawba County, but grew up in the Duplin County town of Beulaville, where his mother's family lived. He later moved to Jacksonville in ...

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  17. Hickory Doctor Faces Prescription Fraud ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | CBS Local

    ... : Tiki Barber, Brandon Tierney and Dana Jacobson 9:00AM-12:00PM: [...] Multiple media outlets report that the Catawba County Sherriff's Office said in a statement that 56-year-old Dr. John Woodruff Kessel was arrested earlier this week.

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  18. Hickory doctor faces drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Burlington Times News

    Multiple media outlets report that the Catawba County Sherriff's Office said in a statement that 56-year-old Dr. John Woodruff Kessel was arrested earlier this week. Kessel received physician's license in North Carolina in 1992, according to the North Carolina Medical Board.

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  19. Doctor accused of trafficking opium faces Catawba Co. judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | WSOCTV

    A well-known doctor in Catawba County appeared before a judge Wednesday morning on a felony drug charge in Newton. Dr. John Kessel is accused of drug trafficking after deputies said they found more than 200 pills of Oxycodone in his car during a traffic stop.

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  20. Hickory man sentenced in robbery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Charlotte Observer

    John David Rogers, 23, of Hickory, was sentenced to between 70 and 96 months in prison after a conviction on robbery with a dangerous weapon charges, according to prosecutors in Catawba County. A Hickory man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison after a conviction on robbery charges, prosecutors in Catawba County said.

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