Other N-C Grads in the News

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October 16, 2018

Anne Abernethy Wepner ('74), big sister to Shuford Abernethy ('78), has opened Whisk and Barrel, a new restaurant in downtown Newton.  Anne was elected to a seat on the Newton City Council in 2017.  Check this link.

https://observernewsonline.com/content/new-restaurant-pays-homage-former-hardware-store

July 26, 2018

Johnathan Birchfield ('85), son of our teacher Ray Birchfield, will be performing at a homecoming concert at the Newton-Conover Auditorium on August 18, 2018. 

Please check this link.

https://vimeo.com/281668910?ref=fb-share&1

July 23, 2018

Danny Baker, little brother of Cynthia ('76) and Cathye ('78) is the North Carolina School Resource Officer of the Year.  He has been at Newton-Conover Middle School for five years.  Check this link.

https://www.hickoryrecord.com/news/danny-baker-named-state-school-resource-officer-of-the-year/article_6384eed0-8dbd-11e8-aff2-67638c0c3bcc.html

July 14, 2018

Brent Phelps, a Newton-Conover graduate, is Lenoir's new police chief.

https://www.hickoryrecord.com/news/newton-conover-grad-is-new-chief-of-police-in-lenoir/article_a7aa2312-86cb-11e8-8ede-d3f4dfc94d87.html