Newton, NC – The Catawba County Library is hosting the Newton Depot Authority at their Conover Branch Library on Saturday, April 1 at 11:00 am. The Newton Depot is a hidden treasure along the railroad tracks running parallel to North Main Avenue in Newton.
An attacker stabbed a police officer and was shot by police on the grounds outside Britain's Parliament, sending the compound into lockdown Wednesday. Around the same time, a vehicle mowed down pedestrians on nearby Westminster Bridge.
Carl Beard, former superintendent of buildings and grounds for Catawba County, was recently honored for his lifetime of service to his community at an event sponsored by the county’s Seniors Morning Out program.
NEWTON, NC – The Catawba County Board of Commissioners bestowed its highest honor, the Catawba County Spirit Award, on local historian and longtime community advocate Sylvia Kidd Ray. Ray was presented the award during the Commissioners’ March 20 public meeting.
President Donald Trump's first spending plan for the government and a report by the Congressional Budget Office on Republican health care kicked up quite a fuss in Washington over the past week. Bold claims flew on those developments and more. Many don't hold up to scrutiny:
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday accused Democrats of making up allegations that Russia interfered in last year's election, and said Congress and the FBI should be going after media leaks instead.
Salvador Sanchez Gore will spend the next eight years in prison after pleading guilty to trafficking cocaine, conspiracy to traffic cocaine and the sale of cocaine on Thursday, March 16, 2017, during Catawba County Superior Court.