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  1. Game seven: Remember when you were the star up at bat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Fresno Bee

    ... tall young man on the mound. It's easy to picture Madison Bumgarner as youngster, throwing the ball to his daddy in Hickory, N.C., shade of the Appalachian foothills beginning to spread across the yard. His daddy nods when a pitch stings his hand. ...

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  2. Break-ins increasing, family dog stolenRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WBTV

    Alexander County Sheriff Chris Bowman describes whoever is responsible for a rash of local break-ins, especially the one where a 7-year-old Yorkie dog named Chloe was taken, with one sentence: "They're just low-down." That break-in happened on election day, while Jennifer Martin was at work in Hickory. 2 comments

  3. PrimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    Madison Bumgarner, the San Francisco Giants ace who just won the World Series MVP award with an historic performance, allowing but a single run in 21 innings, earning two wins and the spectacular save that secured his club's third title in five years, begins his outings with a song by The Marshall Tucker Band. The Hickory, N.C. native wasn't born until 1989, 14 years after "Fire On The Mountain" was released, but the song must have the comforting ring of home for the calm, deliberate and typically untouchable pitcher.

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  4. New festival showcases artists, breweriesRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... will feature craft beer tastings from Howard Brewing in Lenoir, Granite Falls Brewing, Blowing Rock Brewing, Olde Hickory Brewery, and Fonta Flora Brewery and Catawba Brewing in Morganton. Nine artists also will be displaying work at the festival. ...

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  5. Heritage House to shutter Hickory-area furniture factory, move 255 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Business Journal

    The layoffs are a part of a larger plan by Heritage Home to reorganize both its manufacturing and administrative offices after the bankruptcy of the former Furniture Brands International in late 2013. As many as 255 employees will lose their Hickory-area furniture jobs as Heritage Home Group consolidates much of its manufacturing to nearby Lenoir.

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  6. Watch: Madison Bumgarner Gives Jimmy a "MadBum" GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | NBC Miami

    ... champion, an ace pitcher, a World Series MVP, and possibly the next country music star. The left-handed pitcher from Hickory, North Carolina, stopped by "The Tonight Show" Monday and chatted with Jimmy Fallon about trucks, starting a band with ...

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  7. Balega's commitment in building a better global communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Town, South Africa. They utilize the best performance yarns made in the USA, where their distribution facility is in Hickory, North Carolina. They are involved in many charities spanning from both the US and South Africa and they have their own ...

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  8. Church calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... 336-367-7939 or 336-367-7456. 5 p.m., Christian rally with RELINQUISH in concert and speaker Nate Garrett at Lone Hickory Indoor Arena, 1950 Bethel Church Road, Yadkinville. Doors open at 5 p.m. Event starts at 6 p.m. Event is free. Submission ...

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  9. Meryl EsenweinRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | Morning Journal

    ... and Minnie Coppock Esenwein. Meryl was the beloved sister of Dorothy E. Vosloh, of Foley, AL, Lavern T. Esenwein of Hickory, N.C., and Paul Esenwein, Sr. of Salem. She leaves behind many nieces and nephews and grandnieces and nephews. She was a ...

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  10. Royals' painRead the original story

    Nov 2, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... kid a raise already. 3) Well, he's a young star, so he's probably living it up off the field. Bumgarner, a native of Hickory, North Carolina, married his high school sweetheart at the age of 20. In the offseason, Bumgarner and his wife return to a ...

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  11. Mac's Layup Drill: "Big Game" Bumgarner, the Curtis gym, and here comes SimmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | SILive.com

    ... and had low ceilings. The Curtis gym was the place to play." The extraordinary Mr. Madison "Big Game" Bumgarner from Hickory, N.C., turned 25 last August and he is already a perfect 4-0 lifetime in World Series play. Those numbers, of course, don't ...

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  12. Right Field: Statisticians confounded at every turn by this baseball postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... the odds," said their manager Bruce Bochy. The other major advantage the Giants had was a 25-year-old pitcher from Hickory, North Carolina, named Madison Bumgarner, who once gave his wife a cow for an engagement present. He is about as country as it ...

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  13. Don Miller, Sentinel editor: Improbable journey for Giants, fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... a 56-year drought? The towering figure of Madison Bumgarner, the 25-year-old bearded, long-haired left-hander from Hickory, N.C., sent the Giants to a harrowing, epic 3-2 victory over the plucky Kansas City Royals in one of sport's ultimate tests of ...

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  14. Hickory Doctor Faces Prescription Fraud ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | CBS Local

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  15. County's unemployment rate hits six-year lowRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... Statistics. A large factor in the drop was seasonal - the resumption of education-related government jobs. In the Hickory/Lenoir/Morganton area alone, that amounted to an increase of about 1,400 government jobs from August to September, the division ...

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  16. Hochman: Madison Bumgarner makes old-school aces proud of himRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... 7, and Bumgarner, on two days' rest, came in and pitched the final scoreless five innings. Bumgarner, a hick from Hickory, N.C., pitched a shutout in the wild-card game, and another in Game 5 of the World Series, allowing only six earned runs in six ...

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  17. Lander women golfers in second at Rock Barn IntercollegiateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | GwdToday.com

    HICKORY, N.C. The Lander women's golf team is in second place of seven teams Monday after the first round of the two-day, two-round Rock Barn Intercollegiate hosted by Lenoir-Rhyne College. The University of Queens is in first place with a total round of 320 and is followed by: 2. Lander 326, 3. CSU East Bay 331, 4. Barton 344, 5. Lenoir-Rhyne 378, 6. Charleston 382, and 7. Alderson-Broaddus 396.

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  18. CollegiateRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | GwdToday.com

    ... - 2015 cross country season according to a recent announcement by the conference office. Tuesday, October 28, 2014 HICKORY, N.C. The Lander women's golf team is in second place of seven teams Monday after the first round of the two-day, two-round ...

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  19. Was deadly force justified in psych patient's shooting?Read the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Culler, a 20-year law enforcement veteran, was driving 41-year-old Adam Daniel Lopp to Frye Regional Hospital in Hickory Monday afternoon when Culler pulled over on I-40 in Iredell County and called for help. They're also not saying how Lopp was ...

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  20. FrogTape(R) Launches Its First-Ever Edge-Treated Patterned Painter's TapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... Mate Green , GeckoTech , Easy Liner and Shurtape brands. The company is a subsidiary of Shurtape Technologies, LLC, Hickory, N.C., an industry-leading producer of pressure sensitive masking, duct, packaging and specialty tape products, with ...

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