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  • Touring the Century Furniture Factory in Hickory, North Carolina
    Touring the Century Furniture Factory in Hickory, North Carolina
    Furniture construction is something that the average consumer has had little exposure to. When it comes to purchasing new furniture, what exactly should you be looking for? Once you have seen what quality construction is, you realize how much...
  • Young Eagles
    Young Eagles program offers Hickory kids a taste of flight, for free
    The Young Eagles program offers a free chance to explore the world of aviation for people age 8-17. Intended for young people interested in becoming pilots, it gives them a chance to fly in an airplane with a licensed pilot and learn what it takes...
  • HCT presents ' The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)'
    HCT presents ' The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)'
    Hickory Community Theatre presentsThe Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) n the Firemen's Kitchen from November 9 - November 24. Evening performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m., with a special show Thursday, November...
  • Hundreds of flags to be retired
    Hundreds of American flags to be retired in Hickory, NC
    This week, Americans have watched anti-U.S. demonstrations inflame worldwide. The deadly protests erupting in the Muslim world sparked the burning of American flags, or facsimiles, in several countries abroad. Some feel it is sights such as these...
  • 2011 Westminster winner - Hickory
    2011 Westminster winner - Hickory - to make appearance in Detroit
    The 2011 Westminster Best in Show winner will be making an appearance in Detroit this weekend. Hickory will be appearing at the Detroit Kennel Club's benched dog show being held this weekend (March 5th & 6th) at the Cobo Convention Center...
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    Hickory: One busy New York City visitor
    Scottish Deerhound Foxcliffe Hickory Wind,Best in Show winner of the 135th Westminster Kennel Club dog show (held at Madison Square Gardenon Feb. 14 and 15, 2011), is one busy visitor to New York City!After her big nighton Tuesday, she arose early...
  • Best in Show winner, 135th Annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show
    Westminster Kennel Club: Hickory, Scottish Deerhound, wins Best in Show
    After Syracuse dog fanciers attending the Westminster Kennel Club dog show watched more than 2550 dogs and handlers compete head to head in two days of breed classes, they eagerly watched the center ring spotlight shine on Tuesday evening on just...
  • Hickory wins at the 2011 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
    Hickory is the Best of the Best at the 2011 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show
    A Scottish deerhound that comes to the name of Hickory is proudly wearing the the purple-and-gold Best of Show ribbon today – and gets to eat out his his brand new silver bowl from here on,Well, maybe not. It will more than likely be set on...
  • Westminster 2011
    Westminster Dog Show 2011 picks its Best in Show (photos)
    Westminster Dog Show 2011 picks its Best in Show (photos)-- A ScottishDeerhound named Foxcliffe Hickory Wind took Best in Show Tuesday night at the135th annualWestminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden. Hickory beat out about 2,000...
  • Scottish Deerhound wins Westminster Dog Show 2011 (Photos)
    Scottish Deerhound wins Westminster Dog Show 2011 (Photos)
    On Tuesday night, Hickory took home the big purple and golden ribbon and all the glory of winning the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. The 2011 winner, a black hair Scottish deerhound, is only 5 and weighs 85 pounds. Taking out the competition...
  • 135th Westminster Dog Show
    Westminster Dog Show upset win: Hickory the Scottish Deerhound wins Best in Show
    The Westminster Dog Show 2011 has crowned a winner. Best in Show went to Hickory the Scottish Deerhound on Tuesday night. TV viewers were shocked because the win was an upset over Malachy and Adam.Many believed that either Malachy the Pekingese or...
  • Smokehouse combo #2
    Review of Hickory River
    I love barbeque. If there’s a barbeque show on TV, chances are I’ve watched it. In fact, I’m the guy who smokes ribs at the same time as he’s roasting turkey for Christmas dinner! Yup, I do like barbeque. So when word came...
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    Hickory's Olde German Schnitzel Haus best in America
    Locals have known it since 2006, but now it is official and all of America knows Hickory’s secret; the Olde German Schnitzel Haus is the best German restaurant in America. This became official when the restaurant recently won the annual...