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Boy Scouts pay tribute to sacrifice on Memorial Day

Boy Scouts pay tribute to sacrifice on Memorial Day

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Boy Scouts learn about honor and duty at an early age.

Hickory couple pass on warmth via blankets and quilts

Hickory couple pass on warmth via blankets and quilts

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With shoulder surgery, it’s easy to imagine the pain, the lingering soreness of the surgeon’s knife. Everyone expects that.

Fallen heroes and brother’s memory kept alive at family home

Fallen heroes and brother’s memory kept alive at family home

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MORGANTON, N.C. — The memory of Pfc. Rondall M. Baird has been kept alive at the family home place on Drum Straight.

Life & Entertainment

Upcoming events

  • Today, May 26, 2015
  • The Other Group: Reunited

    Diversity of style and media presents an exciting exhibit of artwork by this group of regional and national artists - on display Tuesday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2 through May 30. Exhibit sponsored in part by LifeStore.

  • Angular Cheilitis Foundation - Helping Cure Angular Cheilitis Every Day

    Angular cheilitis is an inflammatory condition that occurs in one or both angles of the mouth. This condition typically presents with painful cracking, scaling, erythema, bleeding, and ulcer at the corners of the mouth.

  • TRIVIA with the Hickory Humanist Alliance

    Come out for trivia night at Mellow Mushroom Hickory! (1185 Lenoir Rhyne Blvd. SE, Hickory, NC- Exit 125 off I-40)

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015
  • The Other Group: Reunited

    Diversity of style and media presents an exciting exhibit of artwork by this group of regional and national artists - on display Tuesday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2 through May 30. Exhibit sponsored in part by LifeStore.

  • Angular Cheilitis Foundation - Helping Cure Angular Cheilitis Every Day

    Angular cheilitis is an inflammatory condition that occurs in one or both angles of the mouth. This condition typically presents with painful cracking, scaling, erythema, bleeding, and ulcer at the corners of the mouth.

  • Community Wellness Forum

    Community Partners Address the Question: When Was the Last Time You Truly Felt Well?

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015
  • The Other Group: Reunited

    Diversity of style and media presents an exciting exhibit of artwork by this group of regional and national artists - on display Tuesday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2 through May 30. Exhibit sponsored in part by LifeStore.

  • Angular Cheilitis Foundation - Helping Cure Angular Cheilitis Every Day

    Angular cheilitis is an inflammatory condition that occurs in one or both angles of the mouth. This condition typically presents with painful cracking, scaling, erythema, bleeding, and ulcer at the corners of the mouth.

  • Granite Falls Art in the Park Concert

    Chickweed The Band will perform Art in the Park Concert in downtown Granite Falls on the town square, Free.  Rain location: Granite Falls Middle School Auditorium.

  • Friday, May 29, 2015
  • The Other Group: Reunited

    Diversity of style and media presents an exciting exhibit of artwork by this group of regional and national artists - on display Tuesday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2 through May 30. Exhibit sponsored in part by LifeStore.

Galleries

In the News: Amtrak Crash

In the News: Amtrak Crash

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In The News: Baltimore Riots

In The News: Baltimore Riots

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Freddie Gray's death while in Baltimore police custody on April 19, 2015 has sparked protests and riots.

In The News: Earthquake in Nepal

In The News: Earthquake in Nepal

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An earthquake that happened midday on April 25, 2015 in Nepal left thousands dead and destroyed or damaged many historic sites around the impoverished nation.

Top Businesses

Hickory Daily Record

Hickory Daily Record

tel. 828-322-4510

1100 11th Avenue Blvd SE, Hickory, NC 28602

The HDR is 24/7 news operation that covers community and municipal news, crime and public safety news and prep sports in Catawba County. But when there's breaking news anywhere in the Greater Hickory metro area we want to know about. If you have news you want to tell us about, email the newsroom at news@hickoryrecord.com. Hickory Daily Record is committed to providing thebest news coverage and advertising needs in our area.  

Faith Parker Properties

Faith Parker Properties

tel. 828-612-2757

346 3rd Ave NW, Hickory, NC 28601

As a real estate TEAM we know the Hickory area neighborhoods, local economy, property rules, local schools, etc. is key to getting to the closing table quickly. With our reputation in the Catawba Valley area real estate business - we have the understanding and successful track record you need.            

SW Associates, Inc.

SW Associates, Inc.

tel. 828-327-8627

735 11th Avenue Blvd SE, Hickory, NC 28602

SEE OUR PORTFOLIO HERE   Welcome to SW Associates, an experienced custom home builder in the Hickory, NC area. SWA is known for superior craftsmanship, unsurpassed quality and uncompromising dedication to customer satisfaction. A residential home builder for over four decades, we have managed and constructed some of the finest custom homes in Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell, Iredell, Lincoln, McDowell and Watauga counties. If your desire is to have a smooth custom home-building experience, we welcome your call. We promise to use all our skills, resources and knowledge to see that you have the custom home of your dreams. Proudly building custom residential homes in Hickory, Lenoir, Morganton and surrounding areas. 735 11th Ave Blvd SE • Hickory, NC 28602 • Phone 828.327.8627 • Fax 828.327.4941

Cloninger Ford of Hickory

Cloninger Ford of Hickory

tel. 828-328-2223

1241 US Highway 70 SE, Hickory, NC 28602

Welcome to Cloninger Ford of Hickory Hickory NC.When you visit Cloninger Ford of Hickory you will experience a world class level of service. Our knowledgeable and experienced staff are committed to your satisfaction and strive to exceed our customers' expectations. Cloninger Ford of Hickory is your Hickory North Carolina Ford dealer with the inventory and pricing to get you into the car of your dreams today. Sales: (828) 328-2221 Service: (828) 328-5333 Parts: (828) 322-2300 Toll Free: (888) 683-7320

The Gardner Group

The Gardner Group

tel. 828-322-1303

2329 Springs Rd NE, Hickory, NC 28601

The Gardner Group Specializing in Affordable Business, Group Health, Home, Auto, Car, Life and Individual Health Insurance No matter how careful you are, accidents happen. Ensure that your business is always prepared for the worst with all-inclusive insurance coverage from The Gardner Group. Our friendly agents are dedicated to helping you choose insurance plans that are right for you. From low-cost business insurance and group health insurance to our line of personal insurance policies of home insurance, car insurance, auto insurance and individual health plans our insurance agency provides you with thorough coverage at rates that you can afford.

Corriher Tractor & Bobcat of Lenoir

Corriher Tractor & Bobcat of Lenoir

tel. 828-758-5506

555 Wilkesboro Blvd NE, Lenoir, NC 28645

Corriher Tractor, Inc. & Bobcat of Lenoir specializes in the sales, service, repair, and parts dealer for outdoor power equipment and various outdoor machinary including tractors, skid steers, bobcat, and other heavy equipment. Corriher Tractor, Inc. & Bobcat of Lenoir sales new and used equipment and carries and services brands including Kubota, Bobcat, Stihl, Hudson Bros, Land Pride, and Bush Hog.

King Suzuki of Hickory

King Suzuki of Hickory

701 Hwy 70 SE, Hickory, NC 28602

Are you looking for a pre-owned vehicle that is affordable and dependable? At King Suzuki we offer a broad selection of pre-owned cars, trucks, vans and SUVs to the surrounding areas of Statesville, Charlotte, and Asheville. Come visit us and look at our selection of pre-owned, affordable vehicles today. Ditch the hassle of driving from dealer to dealer in search of a great price by browsing our used inventory online.In addition to selling pre-owned vehicles, we are also an official Suzuki parts distributor and though we can longer sell you a new Suzuki, parts and service are readily available. Feel free to call us at 828-485-0002 to schedule an appointment.   Service Hours:Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 5:00Saturday: 9:00 - 2:00Sunday: Closed Sales Hours:Monday - Friday: 8:30 - 7:30Saturday: 8:30 - 5:00Sunday: Closed

Midway Carpet Distributors Inc

Midway Carpet Distributors Inc

tel. 828-465-1033

1525 Northwest Boulevard, Newton, NC 28658

  Midway Carpet Distributors, Inc is a world class flooring company, with a commitment to high quality products & services for our customers. We strive to be an innovator in the flooring industry by delivering unbelievable service, with unbelievable quality, at an unbelievable price to all of our customers. At Midway Carpet Distributors, our goal is to set the standard for the flooring industry.

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  • Police arrest suspect in car break-ins

    Police arrest suspect in car break-ins

    HICKORY – A Newton man was charged Thurdsay with breaking into multiple vehicles in a Hickory neighborhood earlier in the week, officials said.

  • 3 Hickory stores get bomb threats

    HICKORY – Three Hickory businesses were the targets of bomb threats Wednesday night, officials said.

  • Maiden man allegedly found with heroin

    Maiden man allegedly found with heroin

    MAIDEN, N.C. — A Maiden man with outstanding breaking and entering warrants was allegedly found with heroin Thursday, according to a Catawba County Sheriff’s Office news release.

  • Sheriffs from two counties investigate goat rustling

    Sheriffs from two counties investigate goat rustling

    MAIDEN, N.C. — Be on the lookout, goat-owners: Nine goats have been stolen in the Catawba County area in the past year. The most recent goat-grab was made last week when a “large white female goat with horns,” worth $325, went missing from a Maiden homeowner’s property.

  • Poovey, Brad

    Poovey, Brad

    MAIDEN Bradley James "Brad" Poovey, 45, of Maiden, passed away Thursday, May 21, 2015 at CMC Lincoln. Born March 15, 1970 in Catawba County, he was the son of Ray Stephen "Steve" Poovey and Susan Harwell Poovey. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Maiden and was a machine setup specialist at GKN where he was a shift manager. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his son, Brandon James Poovey of Mooresville; a sister, Katie Carman and husband, Steve of Claremont; and a niece, Sofia Carman. A memorial service will be held Sunday, May 24, at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Maiden with the Rev. Tony Jordan officiating. The family will have a visitation following the service. Memorials may be made to The Brandon Poovey College Fund, c/o Steve and Susan Poovey, 204 Brentwood Dr., Maiden, NC 28650. Online condolences may be sent to goodindrumfuneralhome.com.

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