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Hickory NC 2016 Holiday Event!

The Christmas tree is lit, the snowflake decorations are sparkling, and downtown stores are glistening with the excitement of your arrival!  A Hickory Holiday! welcomes you downtown, on Thursday, December 15, from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30…

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America’s Best Aquariums

The summer is a great time for road trips and, in honor of National Aquarium Month, this article takes a look at some of America’s finest places to get up close and personal with your…





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Discover the Revolution at Old Ninety Six!

Come surround yourself with over 230 years of American history at Ninety Six National Historic Site’s Revolutionary War Days. Come experience what life was like during the Revolutionary War and visit an authentic military encampment….



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What Did Punxsutawney Phil Predict For 2011?

Howdy. This February’s so cold y’all could feel it in yer bones, ain’t it? Well, legend has it, ol’ Punxsutawney Phil the groundhog is 121 years old and he’s been feelin’ the weather in his…


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Top 3 Ski Resorts in the U.S.

Don’t fret if you haven’t hit the powder yet. It’s been a busy holiday season, albeit a snowy one, with several days that saw snow in 49/50 states. You needn’t go to the Swiss Alps…