Magazines are available in Western NC at CVS, Walgreens, Ingles, Publix, Lowes Foods, and Target as well as The Hickory Tree, The Galleria at Hickory Museum of Art, The Hickory Station and Hibernation Station and more. This list is always growing.

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Carmen Eckard

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42 3rd St NW
Hickory, NC 28601


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Rosemary’s Remembrances
Rosemary’s RemembrancesI reckon I’m getting old. That’s why I’ve decided to write all this down. I was writing my... Continue ReadingRead More
The Mythic Airline
The Mythic Airlineby Richard Eller North Carolinians are a resourceful bunch. Given a problem, they solve it, with no prodding... Continue ReadingRead More
Snow Sports
Snow SportsThe first official ski resort in North Carolina opened back in 1961—Cataloochee Ranch and Ski Area. And then... Continue ReadingRead More
Old Man Winter
Old Man WinterAt a Cracker Barrel or local breakfast joint in Anytown USA, there sits a table of old timers,... Continue ReadingRead More
Untouchables Football-By Richard Eller
Untouchables Football-By Richard EllerHigh school football is war, every Friday night for fans of all ages. This contact sport comes with... Continue ReadingRead More
Guardian of the Webb
Guardian of the WebbWebb Custom Kitchen is a fast moving place, with all the ebb and flow that one would expect... Continue ReadingRead More
The Olde Hickory Station
The Olde Hickory StationBy Carmen Eckard    Photographed By Jon Eckard Excellent food, local beer and a strong sense of community,... Continue ReadingRead More
CharcuterieA good Charcuterie Board will always have a few main ingredients: cheese, meat, and crackers or bread. The... Continue ReadingRead More
Honey Bacon Brussel Sprouts
Honey Bacon Brussel SproutsBrussel sprouts are delicious when paired with sweet local honey and quality thick-sliced bacon. Sweet and savory blend... Continue ReadingRead More
Savory White Bean & Cornmeal Cakes with  Sautéed Cabbage
Savory White Bean & Cornmeal Cakes with Sautéed CabbageThese cornmeal cakes are yummy, classic, and made from wholesome ingredients. We got the cornmeal for these at... Continue ReadingRead More

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