Lake Hickory

NORTH CAROLINA


Lake Level
98.83 FEET
2/6/2016
Full Pool: 99.0
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Lenoir-Rhyne University Student Killed In Crash

Wccb Charlotte

Date: 1/22/2016 11:36:00 AM

Troopers say the road she was on is a dead-end road going toward Lake Hickory, and it had already started freezing rain. Troopers think she was killed on impact, but wasn’t found until hours later

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Troopers: Driver killed in Hickory crash

3 wbtv.com

Date: 1/22/2016 11:14:00 AM

A driver was killed in a wreck in Hickory, Troopers confirmed Friday morning. The wreck happened near Lake Hickory in the 4100 block of 6th Street Drive NW. Troopers believe the car went off the road overnight. No names have been released. The wreck

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Folklore expert to present program

Hickory Daily Record

Date: 1/20/2016 9:45:00 PM

HICKORY — The fourth of the six 2015-2016 meetings of the Catawba Valley Dinner Club, a social organization that is open to all area residents, will be held on Tuesday evening, Jan. 26, at the Lake Hickory Country Club. The club has been in existence for

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Fishing Forecast: Wahoo, king mackerel biting well near Ocean Isle, Southport

Charlotte Observer

Date: 1/6/2016 4:27:00 PM

Little activity at Rhodhiss. Stripers at Lake Hickory on Zara Spooks in the Oxford Dam tailrace when water is being released. No report from Lookout. Fontana Lake: Not much activity, but the few anglers trying are limiting on smallmouth and spotted bass

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Lake Hickory Nut Dr, 34787

REALTOR

Date: 12/15/2015 2:18:21 PM

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• River: North Fork Catawba River
• Length: 109 Miles
• Surface Area: 4,223 Acres
• Volume: 137,821 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 1,310 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 33 Feet
Lake Hickory was created on the Catawba River in 1927 with the completion of the Oxford Dam 11 miles northeast of Hickory. The dam parallels the NC Highway 16 bridge over the Catawba River between Interstate 40 and Taylorsville. It is 122 feet high, with an overall length of 1,200 feet. The spillway section of the dam is 550 feet long.
Lake Hickory was named after the city of Hickory and runs along its northern edge. The lake covers almost 4,223 acres with 105 miles of shoreline. Full pond elevation is 935 feet. Lake Hickory is a reliable source of water for the cities of Hickory and Conover and the town of Longview.
Duke Energy provides five public access areas on the lake in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.
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