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Hickory, North Carolina is located in Catawba County. Zip codes in Hickory, NC include 28603, 28602, and 28601. The median home price in Hickory is $152,000 which is roughly $78/per square foot. More Hickory information.

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Local news for Hickory, NC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

13 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Accusations fly as 'brutal' GOP district attorney runoff nears vote

HICKORY His most notorious murder case became a staple for CNN's Nancy Grace, the maven of real-life crime drama.


Yesterday | Lincoln Times-News

McHenry names new district director

Rep. Patrick McHenry announced Wednesday that his former regional director, J. Brett Keeter, will now serve as the district director on his staff.


Thu Jul 10, 2014


Tree house being built at Zahra Baker playground

Construction of a wheelchair accessible tree house was underway Thursday at the Zahra Baker All Children's Playground in Hickory.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Daily World

Top reader photos: Fiery sky, shooting star and more

We asked for your photos, and you shared them! Here's a roundup of our best reader photos today.


Local Tech Wire

Apple plans new Catawba County solar farm

The city of Claremont approved on Monday a development agreement with Apple to annex land into the city for the new farm, the Hickory Record reported .


Mon Jul 07, 2014

Fox News

Burned by Facebook? Mom banned from site over child's 'Coppertone' pose

A North Carolina mother and photographer was temporarily banned from Facebook after she posted a photo of her young daughter's exposed buttocks in what she claims was an innocent recreation of the famous "Coppertone girl" pose from 1953.


Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Newton police developing leads in homicide investigation of school counselor's death

NEWTON A week after police discovered the body of popular Newton high school counselor Maggie Daniels in her apartment, the mystery of her death remains unsolved.


Wed Jul 02, 2014

Shelby Shopper And Info

Bruce Camp's Local Fishing Report July 3, 2014 on Shelby Shopper

Kosa From Lake Wylie, John Black and Roger McNeely 13.4, JR Garland and Rick Miers 12.4, Tony Black and Ned Blanton 9.2 with big bass going to David O'Shields and Doug Sparow with a 4.4 largemouth.


Shelby Shopper And Info

Earl Scruggs Center Presents Luthier's Crafts

Chris Testerman, is explaining his craft to a fellow luthier Warren Yates of Hickory, NC at the Earl Scruggs Center's special.


Lincoln Times-News

Editor's Note - Save your Homeland Security money

Terrorists aren't going to attack Lincolnton, Lincoln County, or anywhere else in the Catawba Valley region.


Courthouse News Service

District Attorney Accused of Harassment

A North Carolina district attorney sexually harassed an attorney who worked for him, then defamed her by telling local attorneys he'd fired her for misconduct, though she had resigned to get away from him, the woman claims in court claims.


Tue Jul 01, 2014


Teacher found dead in North Carolina was Magnificat High School grad, reports say

A North Carolina teacher found dead in her apartment on Saturday morning was a graduate of Magnificat High School in Rocky River.


Mass Transit

NC: HSM Takes Teachers Behind the Scenes During Extreme STEM Teacher Tour

The tour is designed for teachers to learn about careers in local industries and see how curriculum relates to various positions in advanced manufacturing companies.


Carolina Beaches

Wildlife Commission Re-Opens Wittenburg Public Fishing Area

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission last week reopened the Wittenburg Public Fishing Access Area, which is located on Lake Hickory in Alexander County, after making renovations to the area.



Man who led police on high speed chase back in jail after escaping from custody

A man who escaped from jail after a high speed chase in Hickory last month is back in jail Tuesday morning after he escaped from a deputy's cruiser near Boone Monday.


Fri Jun 27, 2014

Lincoln Times-News

Around Town - 6-27-14

Friday Cline Family Reunion Descendants of Johann Sebastian Kelin and his wife Maria Elizabeth Bieber will gather in Catawba County on June 27 - 29. The weekend will begin with a Friday evening dessert social at a Cline descendants homes in Hickory, to be followed by 2 days of activities including a full day at St. John's Lutheran Church in Conover ... (more)


Tue Jun 24, 2014

Watauga Democrat

Day of beginnings for Chestnut...

The Appalachian Regional Healthcare System's plans were officially set into motion on Tuesday, when the system held its groundbreaking ceremony for its new Chestnut Ridge at Blowing Rock project.


Thu Jun 19, 2014

Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

Team work brings closure in Martin case

Jonesville Police Chief Roger Reece told a Jonesville crowd assembled outside of town hall more than eight months ago that though the case of slain Jonesville Police Sgt.



One arrested, man still at large following car chase in Hickory

Deputies continue to be on the lookout Thursday for a man who led them on a high speed chase after lunch on Wednesday, then escaped on foot in a wooded area.


Tue Jun 17, 2014

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Hickory Police find 'shake and bake' meth lab

Responding to reports of a possible drug violations in a wooded area, Hickory Police discovered a shake and bake-style meth lab on Monday.



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