All Catawba County offices and libraries will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018. All County Parks will be open for your enjoyment.

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Latest County News

May 23, 2018

Library Receives CVCC Award

The Catawba County Library System was thrilled to receive a Community Partnership Award from Catawba Valley Community College for its recent collaboration on a community read....

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May 23, 2018

Seniors Morning Out Activities

Seniors Morning Out participants will enjoy a variety of activities in June including Father’s Day celebrations and musical performances....

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May 22, 2018

No Interruption Rescue Service

Catawba Co. finalized agreements to provide medical first response and light rescue in rural districts currently served by Newton-Conover Rescue and Hickory Rescue Squad....

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May 18, 2018

New Tax Administrator Hired

Catawba County has hired Bradley D. Fowler, RES, AAS, to serve as Catawba County Tax Administrator beginning May 29....

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May 16, 2018

County's S&P Rating Elevated

S&P Global, the world’s leading provider of credit ratings, has raised its long-term general obligation debt rating on Catawba County from “AA-” to “AA.”...

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May 15, 2018

Homework Helper, Life Changer

Jayson Sanchez volunteered at the library as a school requirement. Then he discovered the impact that being a homework helper can make!...

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"Catawba county's craft goes beyond making quality goods to making quality lives - from making things to making a difference"

"The quality of life is incredible here. What other rural community of 150,000 has their own art museum and a symphony"

"I decided as I was growing up that I could either leave or stay here and make a difference. There's something to be said for working to make the place you call home a better place for all"