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Hickory, NC 28601


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The Way We Talk
The Way We TalkMost Importantly: It’s App-uh-LATCH-un. If you say it wrong, we’ll correct you. If you keep it up, we... Continue ReadingRead More
For the Kings and Queens of Appalachia  By Anna Wess
For the Kings and Queens of Appalachia By Anna WessThis is a hard place. And we are hard people. All of us know that hardness, even those... Continue ReadingRead More
Rural Legend
Rural Legendby Anna Wess-Winner of the Appalachian Heritage Writer’s Symposium   Poor Naomi Proffitt had come down with the... Continue ReadingRead More
Henry River Mill Village
Henry River Mill VillageSix Miles Outside of Hickory I find myself at a standstill outside two swinging metal gates.  Its calm,... Continue ReadingRead More
Anxious Giving
Anxious GivingBy Heather Wood Davis I want to talk about anxiety.  That already makes us anxious, doesn’t?  Anytime a... Continue ReadingRead More
What’s Stress Got to Do With It?
What’s Stress Got to Do With It?By Kelsey Crowe, LCSW, LCAS, CCS We all have it. Stress is a pervasive part of all adult life.... Continue ReadingRead More
Grandfather Mountain
Grandfather MountainThe first time my grandson Sam saw Grandfather Mountain, he pulled against the straps of his car seat... Continue ReadingRead More
Fresh Design
Fresh DesignSteele’s Construction and Steele’s Design Team took an outdated home and created a relaxing oasis. When the Steele’s... Continue ReadingRead More
Savory Apple Pie with Cheddar
Savory Apple Pie with CheddarIngredients: For the Filling: 8 cups of apples, sliced and (I store them in lemon/water mixture to prevent... Continue ReadingRead More
Beer in the Foothills
Beer in the FoothillsCraft beer has become tremendously popular across the country. This boom has created an excellent opportunity for  Foothills... Continue ReadingRead More

Foothills Digest seeks to invigorate the sense of community, honor the traditions, and highlight the beauty and resolve of the Foothills region of NC, while giving voice to the art, movements and leaders who will shape our future.