The Daily Press http://observernewsonline.com http://observernewsonline.com/apfeed.xml--1 The Observer News Enterprise | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-11-28T12:32:11-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11664Shop Local in Newton2014-11-28T12:32:11-05:002014-11-28T12:32:11-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseThis year the big day is Saturday, Nov. 29. “Our local businesses aren't just businesses,” said DNDA Chairperson Josh Cummings, "They are our neighbors and friends that work hard each day to keep our city unique and special. We want to show our support for them and celebrate their hard work."To read more of this story, pick up the Friday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.Newton, N.C.No author availableShop Local in NewtonObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11664Change0Usable2014-11-28T12:32:11-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11663Brick by Brick 2014-11-28T12:29:50-05:002014-11-28T12:29:50-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseMaiden was established strictly to be a cotton mill site and trading center. City native, D.M. Carpenter moved to South Carolina when he was 22 years old to work in the Clifton and Converse Mills. After spending around six months in the mills and performing almost every operation throughout the various departments, Carpenter decided to move back to Maiden to build a life within the mill industry. A partnership was formed between Carpenter, his father and his brothers – establishing H.F. Carpenter, Sons Maiden, N.C.Cigi SparksBrick by Brick Observer News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11663Change0Usable2014-11-28T12:29:50-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11662VIDEO OF THE DAY: 5 Genius Thanksgiving Leftover Ideas2014-11-28T11:46:52-05:002014-11-28T11:46:52-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseNewton, N.C.No author availableVIDEO OF THE DAY: 5 Genius Thanksgiving Leftover IdeasObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11662Change0Usable2014-11-28T11:46:52-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11660Conover students show thanks2014-11-26T13:44:46-05:002014-11-26T13:44:46-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseCatawba County, N.C.Tiffany FieldsConover students show thanksObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11660Change0Usable2014-11-26T13:44:46-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11659Hunger: A mountain to conquer2014-11-26T13:42:07-05:002014-11-26T13:42:07-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseKnowing that almost a quarter of citizens in the area are not receiving proper nourishment was not something that settled well with Weaver.To read more of this story, pick up the Friday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.Catawba County, N.C.Cigi SparksHunger: A mountain to conquerObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11659Change0Usable2014-11-26T13:42:07-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11658Thankful at North Newton2014-11-26T13:37:02-05:002014-11-26T13:37:02-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseNewton, N.C.No author availableThankful at North NewtonObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11658Change0Usable2014-11-26T13:37:02-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11655Bridge back open for business2014-11-25T11:08:37-05:002014-11-25T11:08:37-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseAfter months of construction, the bridge on Old-Conover-Startown Road that provided a crossing over Clark Creek has been reopened. Newton, N.C.Cigi SparksBridge back open for businessObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11655Change0Usable2014-11-25T11:08:37-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11654The Family That Plays Together, Stays Together 2014-11-25T11:00:29-05:002014-11-25T11:00:29-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseTo read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.Catawba County, N.C.Special to the O-N-EThe Family That Plays Together, Stays Together Observer News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11654Change0Usable2014-11-25T11:00:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11653A new career2014-11-25T10:54:24-05:002014-11-25T10:54:24-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News EnterpriseBumgarner was different than many of the other students graduating from LR's Masters program last year – she was 68 years old.“The first semester I did a whole lot of crying,” Bumgarner said. “There's such a learning curve for someone who hasn't been to school in a few years or more with all of the computers and LAMP. I just had no idea what they were talking about. Online conferencing, even LR Mail, you would not believe the trouble I had with that.”To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.Catawba County, N.C.Tiffany FieldsA new careerObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11653Change0Usable2014-11-25T10:54:24-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:11649VIDEO: Good Things: Three Sweet Sides for a Thanksgiving Meal2014-11-21T16:17:33-05:002014-11-21T16:17:33-05:00Copyright 2010 Observer News Enterprise<script type="text/javascript"async src="http://launch.newsinc.com/js/embed.js" id="_nw2e-js"></script>Newton, N.C.No author availableVIDEO: Good Things: Three Sweet Sides for a Thanksgiving MealObserver News Enterpriseurn:publicid:dailypress.com:11649Change0Usable2014-11-21T16:17:33-05:00