May 24, 2018

Taylorsville man arrested for assault involving ATV

A Taylorsville man was arrested after he apparently crashed his ATV into a female pedestrian, then severely beat her boyfriend in the Highland area of Taylorsville last week. The Taylorsville Police Dept. report stated that officers responded to a collision of an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) with a pedestrian in the area of Fifth Avenue North…

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High speed chase results in arrest

A high speed chase across two counties led to the arrest of a Catawba County man on Monday night, May 21, 2018. The man drew the attention of the law when his speeding car was observed on Millersville Road on Monday night. N.C. State Highway Patrol Trooper A.P. Millsaps was running a radar point on…

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ACHS edges Carson in game one of Regional Finals Series

Game two set for Thursday at Carson High School  By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. Alexander Central waited out a one-hour rain delay and held off a furious seventh inning rally by the Carson Cougars to escape with a 5-4 win in game one of the NCHSAA 3A Regional Series on Tuesday evening, May 22, in Taylorsville.…

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LEGAL NOTICES

************ NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON REZONING CASE 18-2 TAYLORSVILLE, NC     The public will hereby take notice that the Taylorsville Town Council has called a public hearing at 5:30pm on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the Taylorsville Town Hall to consider Rezoning Case 18-2. This rezoning request is for property owned by Frankie and…

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Charlotte’s Pace and Rhoney Named to Academic All-District Team

Charlotte 49’er Senior Bailey Rhoney (Charlotte Athletics, Sam Roberts   FreezeFrame Photography)CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Seniors Haley Pace and Bailey Rhoney garnered Academic All-District 3 Softball Team honors, announced by College Sports Information Directors of America. Pace earned Academic All-District 3 honors each of the past two seasons en route to Academic All-American First Team last season…

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Hiddenite’s McLain among seven Wolfpackers on All-ACC Teams

  Wolfpack Senior earns First Team honors after leading ACC in hits GREENSBORO, N.C. – NC State baseball’s Brian Brown has been named Pitcher of the Year and Patrick Bailey was tabbed Freshman of the Year to headline seven All-ACC Selections for the Wolfpack, announced Monday by the conference office. Brown, Brett Kinneman, Hiddenite native Josh…

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Blanche Beaver Jolly

Blanche Beaver Jolly, 79, of Central Drive, Statesville, went to her heavenly home on Monday, May 21, 2018. Blanche was born on September 30, 1938, in Cabarrus County, the daughter of James Augustus Beaver and Evelyn Merson Beaver. She had been employed at Thor-Lo Hosiery as a knitter for many years. She was a life…

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Joye Barnette Campbell

Joye Barnette Campbell, 94, of Jud Smith Road, Taylorsville, went to her heavenly home on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Valley Nursing Center. Joye was born January 8, 1924, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late Floyd G. Barnette and Maude Deal Barnette. She had worked as an inspector of furniture before retiring from…

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Dena Earle Hamby

Dena Earle Hamby, 56, of Gill Childers Road, Taylorsville, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Hamby was born September 21, 1961, in Sumter, South Carolina, the daughter of the late Kenneth Elijah Earle and Juanita Barber Earle. She had worked as a CNA and was a member of Three Forks Baptist…

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Barbara Jean Allen

Barbara Jean Allen, 73, of Sulphur Springs Road, Hiddenite, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Allen was born June 26, 1944, in Wilkes County, the daughter of the late Eugene Andrew Smith and Ocie Milam Smith James. She had worked for Hospice Home Care as a CNA and was a member…

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