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Armed Robbery - Walgreens

Hickory Police investigate armed robbery at Walgreens located on N Center Street.

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 2:57pm

Self-Defense Class at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library

The Take Back the Night Foundation has designated the last Thursday in April as a day for communities to unite and demonstrate their support for survivors of sexual violence and violence against women through special programming.   Diane Christensen is providing a free Self-Defense Class on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. in support of the Foundation’s mission of creating safe communities and respectful relationships.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:32pm

Hickory earns Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

The City of Hickory received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its fiscal year 2018-2019 budget document.  This is the 24th consecutive year that the City of Hickory has earned this recognition.  

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 9:04am

2019 Sails Original Music Series

The 2019 Sails Original Music Series returns to Downtown Hickory in May with an exciting new twist.  With construction currently taking place on Union Square, the format and location of the series will be modified for May and June.  The Sails Original Music Series will present “Tunes in Trade Alley” on Saturday, May 11, and again on Saturday, June 15.  Come out to Trade Alley in the heart of Downtown Hickory for an all-new Sails Music experience and an entire afternoon of original songs.  Three bands will be featured at each Saturday event, with shows at 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m., and 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 12:25pm

Offices and facilities closed; Solid Waste collection continues as normal on Good Friday

The City of Hickory will close its offices on Friday, April 19, in observance of the Easter holiday, but garbage and recycling pickup will continue on Friday.

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 2:20pm

Media Release - Armed Robbery

Media release reference armed robbery at Speedway.

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 10:20am

Media Release - Shooting

Media release reference shooting that occurred on April 11, 2019.

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 9:29am

Genealogy Thursdays: Kinship Workshop at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library

Join Patrick Beaver Memorial Library genealogist Peggy Mainess on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 6:30 pm for Genealogy Thursdays. The April workshop will focus on kinship.  Participants will explore how families originated, the three types of family most of us have, and how each family can be used for research. 

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 1:43pm

Sparking Joy Workshop at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library

Spark Joy Charlotte will present a workshop on the KonMari Method at Patrick Beaver Memorial Library on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.  Marie Kondo's famous organizational method was first introduced in her book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up and is now seen on her popular Netflix series, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 8:43am

First Gateway Completed

Drivers entering Hickory on U.S. Highway 321 are now greeted by a beautiful, artistic leaf sculpture at the Highway 70 exit ramp. 

Friday, April 5, 2019 - 6:14pm


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