Newton-Conover, Hickory rescues denied contract renewals by County

Staff Writer

Starting on July 1, the cities of Newton and Conover will be without a rescue squad for the first time since before the John F. Kennedy administration.
Earlier this week, Catawba County sent letters to both the Newton-Conover and Hickory rescue squads informing them that their services will no longer be required once their contracts expire on June 30.
Read more in the Friday edition of the O-N-E.