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The Claremont Courier

3283 WHITE OAK COURT
CLAREMONT, NC 28610
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The Claremont Courier MAY EDITION 2016 NOW AVAILABLE THROUGHOUT CATAWBA COUNTY....• Reese Gantt crowned Miss Bunker Hill at 60th annual pageant – Twenty-one ladies participate in the 59th annual Miss Bunker Hill Pageant on April 9. • Area business celebrates golden anniversary – Founded in 1966, Claremont based Catawba Truck Rental is celebrating its 50th year in business. • FAPA to host a very powerful weekend in May – Foothills Antique Power Association to host its annual antique power show at the American Legion Fairgrounds. • Catawba unveils sign honoring NASCAR legend – New road sign honoring NASCAR Hall of Fame members, Bobby Isaac unveiled at city council meeting. • Claremont moves forward with sidewalk project – Claremont makes one change to its original plan that will construct 8,030 linear feet of sidewalk. • Eric Loftin sworn in as new Conover police chief – L. Eric Loftin takes over position from retiring City of Conover Police Chief, Steve W. Brewer. • Veterans Garden of Honor to host annual poker run on June 18 • Conover Police Department promotes Robert Houston • Town & Country Tire now offering auto detailing services • Sherrills Ford/Terrell branch library awarded LEED certification • Shawn Brown appointed to NCWorks Commission • Claremont receives funds from NCRIA • Rabies vaccination clinics to be held at various Catawba County sites • ALFA names Christina Kliesch as its Executive Director • Catawba County selected for healthy initiative • CVFM adds Pa Lee to its staff at Claremont practice • Bandys band to host yard sale fundraiser on May 14 • Area CVCC students featured at Hickory Museum of Art show • Bunker Hill High School FFA greenhouse is now open • Conover Alive to be held at Conover City Park in June • Newton plans Unity Day celebration for May 22 • Full Circle Arts to host photography exhibit in May • Front Porch Fest planned for May 14 in Troutman • Carolina Roots Fest scheduled for May 13-14 in Statesville • BHHS Hope 4 a Cure Club to host annual race on May 7 • Newton currently hosting fall sports sign-ups • Jacob Fork Park to build disc golf course • Catawba County Hall of Fame to host banquet on May 9 • Bunker Hill High School to host a variety of summer sports camps • Conover School to host 5K run and roll on June 18 • Bunker Hill High School student athletes sign with area universities • Soccer tryouts scheduled for CVYSA in May • Half marathon to be held in Hickory on June 5 • Youth fall sports registration to be held in Maiden • Hospice to host annual golf tournament on May 9 • Mission Miles 5k to held in Denver on May 27 • CVHA to present annual Murray’s Mill Bike Ride on June 4 • Claremont to host Memorial Day service on May 30 at City Park • Bethlehem Child Development Center hosts open house MONTHLY COLUMNS • FROM THE PUBLISHER BY SCOTT W. RAMSEY – A few of my favorite things • CATAWBA COUNTY CORNER BY DAVE HARDIN – Avoiding tragedy on the water • THE MEDICAL MESSAGE BY DR. AMANDA H. BAILEY, DO – The importance of vaccines • FINANCIAL FOCUS BY SAM MORRISON – A 529 plan can help with those college bills • NEIGHBORHOOD SPOTLIGHT BY ELIZABETH FRANKLIN – Let’s visit Olde Savannah in Claremont • FROM THE PULPIT BY REV. DENNIS J. RICHARDS, SR., D.MIN, D.D. – The marks of the nails: John 20: 24-30

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