Lake Hickory


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96.56 FEET
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USI names Mike Reynolds men's golf coach


Date: 8/16/2018 9:43:00 AM

Reynolds was the Head Golf Professional at The Tournament Players Club at Piper Glen in Charlotte, N.C., between 1999-2002, and Lake Hickory Country Club in Hickory, N.C. between, 1996-99. He started

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Appalachian State Volleyball Beings Practice for 2018 Season


Date: 8/9/2018 2:57:00 AM

We are strong across the board and can play with a lot of different lineups." Ginipro on the Trip to Lake Hickory "Last year, we decided to go to Lake Norman. We went down there and trained at a volle

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Local Roundup: Lenoir-Rhyne men’s, women’s tennis teams earn academic honors

Hickory Daily Record

Date: 7/30/2018 6:39:00 PM

Volleyball will start at 9 a.m. and cross-country at 4 p.m. Football practice gets underway at 5 p.m. rain or shine, and soccer practice will begin at 6 p.m. Golf practice starts Tuesday at 8:30 a.m

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AHFA Solution Partners division set 28th Education Golf Tournament

Furniture Today

Date: 7/30/2018 3:11:00 PM

The tournament, which raises money for the Solution Partners Education Fund, will be held at noon on Sept. 12 at Lake Hickory Country Club in Hickory, N.C. New this year, the tournament is introducing

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AHFA Solutions Partners announces Education Golf Tournament details

Casual Living

Date: 7/30/2018 12:38:00 PM

12, at Lake Hickory Country Club in Hickory, N.C. The tournament begins with a noon shotgun start, and registration includes a box lunch. New to the 2018 tournament is the opportunity for players to d

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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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