Posts Tagged ‘History’

Frye Regional Medical Center

After a century of growth and expansion, Frye Regional Medical Center now has 335 beds and relies on the skill and experience of over 300 physicians in 35 various fields, as well as a professional staff of more than 1,400. This makes Frye one of Hickory’s largest employers. Frye has a local economic impact of over $95 million.Frye Regional Medical Center is a Hickory institution. For over 100 years, the hospital has served Hickory.

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Apartment Therapy on Hickory Chair

Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan from Apartmentherapy visits Hickory Chair. Read his story here.

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Where We Came From

In 1747, Virginian Adam Sherrill led the first permanent settlers into the Catawba area, which is named after the Catawba Native Americans.  Europeans who first settled in southern Pennsylvania later moved southward and became the county’s founders. St. Paul’s Union Church, which still stands as a historic […]

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