N-C 77s in the News

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January 27, 2021

Mitzi Dixon Gellman was on the front page of the Hickory Daily Record in an article about her work as Executive Director of Habitat for Humanity.

https://hickoryrecord.com/news/local/habitat-for-humanity-is-building-a-new-development-in-ridgeview/article_cb2939c2-5ff4-11eb-a7b5-3f9bb4f7e44b.html

October 1, 2020

Mitzi Dixon Gellman was one of five Hickory women who organized a memorial service for Ruth Bader Ginsburg.  In her remarks at the service, Mitzi mentioned how she sang "I Am Woman" at the 1977 NCHS Band Variety Show.

https://hickoryrecord.com/news/local/ginsburg-memorial-planned-for-union-square/article_53d936dc-0271-11eb-982c-97562a3842b0.html

August 27, 2020

Update - Donna Minton Hedrick

https://hickoryrecord.com/business/local/bourbon-street-alley-closing-sunday-plans-to-reopen-elsewhere/article_c1d9ab5a-e708-11ea-a14f-df83aa89352a.html

July 12, 2020

Jimmy Martin Donates Kidney

https://hickoryrecord.com/news/local/years-long-kidney-search-ends-with-donation/article_bb4c3da9-df3d-50e1-86d0-41fe1cd13a5e.html

May 1, 2020

In today's HDR Morning Briefing, our classmate Becky Bandy Rowe is cited for her part in the Hickory Women's Club's celebration of Arbor Day.  Here is a link to her reading "If You Hold a Seed" for her kindergarten students at St Stephens Lutheran School.

https://www.facebook.com/rebecca.rowe.142/videos/10222780564967729/UzpfSTEzODM0ODg2NTI6MzA2MDYxMTI5NDk5NDE0OjEwOjA6MTU5MDk5NDc5OTotNDY1MDg4MTc2NTk2ODM2OTE1OQ/

September 26, 2019

Henk Bruins Returns To NCHS After 42 Years!

https://dhsnews.net/2019/09/25/42-years-later-foreign-exchange-student-visits-nchs/

August 15, 2019

Lance Sigmon was the principal speaker for the 130th Soldiers Reunion.

https://observernewsonline.com/content/sigmon-named-principal-speaker-130th-soldiers-reunion

May 15, 2019

Andy Petree was inducted into the Catawba County Sports Hall of Fame.

https://www.hickoryrecord.com/eedition/page-b/page_48b1f99a-d40c-5f41-9dc9-6726d6326c4d.html

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April 21, 2019

Mitzi Dixon Gellman is featured on the front of The HDR with a reflection of her Easter memories.

https://www.hickoryrecord.com/news/from-faith-to-family-four-readers-reflect-on-easter/article_1ac57d20-6370-11e9-a805-33043065708c.html

April 3, 2019

Andy Petree will be inducted into the Catawba County Sports Hall of Fame!

https://www.hickoryrecord.com/sports/catawba-county-sports-hall-of-fame-announces-class/article_e0fe3e84-5577-11e9-b814-679bfea956a6.html

January 23, 2019

Mitzi Dixon Gellman is featured on page 2A of the HDR.  She will be speaking about her work as the Catawba Valley Habitat for Humanity Director at a leadership lecture series at Lenior-Rhyne.  Under Mitzi's over 20 years of leadership, Habitat construction has grown from 20 homes to 180 homes.

https://www.hickoryrecord.com/eedition/page-a/page_2f22d5cd-2db0-563f-9dd9-92974355a708.html

April 29, 2018

Ellen Workman is featured in Mary Stearns Canrobert's column in the HDR.  The Conover Fire Department rescued a cat in a tree at Ellen's home.

http://www.hickoryrecord.com/eedition/page-d/page_2210b7f0-8125-5e42-9c33-b0a7d6e17289.html