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Entrepreneur Exchange: The Pitch

You’ve been watching Shark Tank and you think you’re ready to pitch for big bucks?  Eric Buckland, an entrepreneur who has successfully raised money for a start-up and is doing it again, joins the Entrepreneur Exchange

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StreetCircleDrive: CouncilwomanWilliamsMekavilai

This StreetCircleDrive is McNally-less. Moose and Mary-Margaret welcome Councilwoman Charlotte Williams to the MESH studio and discuss her thoughts on Hickory. The gang reviews one of the best Thai places around, Mekavilai. 

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BIG FAN: Father’s Day

Another Father’s Day in the books and our dynamic duo explain to their BIG FAN audience why they won’t be hoisting the father of the year trophy this year.

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Footcandle Films: Godzilla Rocketman

On this episode of Footcandle Films we're all about monsters… monsters of the giant lizard variety and monsters of rock.

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Making. Living. Better: Jessica Lopez

When Jessica Lopez followed her faith to Puerto Rico after finishing high school, a two-month personal mission turned into a four-year cultural immersion. Inspired by the diversity and exuberance of the Puerto Rican people, she came back to Catawba County and immediately began sharing what she’d learned. From helping local Spanish-speaking students bridge the academic...

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I’m with the Band: Bob Sinclair and The Big Deals

On this episode of I'm with the Band, host Andrew Moose welcomes Americana stalwarts Bob Sinclair and The Big Deals to the MESH studio.

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StreetCircleDrive: UnitedArtsRico

StreetCircleDrive welcomes Executive Director of the United Arts Council of Catawba County, Kathy Greathouse

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Footcandle Films: Front Runner Smell

On this episode of Footcandle Films, "The Front Runner" and "Her Smell" are reviewed, followed by a news wrap-up of the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.

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BIG FAN: Start of Summer Spectacular

What other podcast discusses Forrest Gump trivia, shark attacks on the coast of North Carolina, and “cheese” underrated or overrated? Big fan, that’s who!  See what Chad and Hank are talking about on this summer spectacular session.

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Big Fan: School’s Out for Summer!

School's Out For Summer!  At least in a few weeks it is. Go down memory lane with our hosts as they talk about their favorite last day, dances from middle school, and how skateboarding from school took Chad 12 hours.

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StreetCircleDrive: AxeBoyz

StreetCircleDrive heads to Patriot Brew Thru and Axe Throwing to see what kind of trouble they can get into.

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Footcandle Films: Gloria Bell Serenity

Alan & Chris share their thoughts on "Gloria Bell" as well as the critically derided "Serenity" - the latest cinematic effort from Matthew McConaughey & Anne Hathaway.

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Making. Living. Better: Austin Pearce

Known as the energetic and resourceful director of the Hickory Soup Kitchen, Austin shares some lesser known parts of his story. Learn about what fuels Austin’s passion for Catawba County and the people he’s met along the way on this episode of Making. Living. Better.

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ChickChat: You Are Delivered of a Podcast

We may not be on Cameo, but we’re dishing on all things Baby Archie! Tune in to the latest ChickChat only on The MESH!

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Big Fan: Mother’s Day

Chad and Hank really love their mom’s, so you don’t want to miss this sentimental episode that celebrates Mother’s Day.

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StreetCircleDrive: CouncilmanWilliamsShells

Hickory City Councilman David Williams joins the podcast to discuss his passion and vision for Hickory.

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The Writer’s Voice: Garrick Lane

On this unique episode of The Writers Voice, we welcome Garrick Lane. Writing is one of the hardest things he does. The only thing that is harder is parenting. He knows this because it’s really all he’s ever done.

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Footcandle Films: Avengers Endgame Killed Don Quixote

Our hosts share their thoughts on "Avengers: Endgame" and "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" as well as discuss some movie news and share their recommendations of films you should check out.

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Investment Funding from the Crowd

This month’s Entrepreneur Exchange digs into Investment Crowdfunding with Clem Seifert who is the Program Director of InvestinNC.

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Big Fan: Spring Has Sprung!

With spring comes flowers, pollen, and new adventures for our dynamic duo.

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Footcandle Films: Apollo Dragged Across Concrete

We've had odd film review pairings in the past but this one...it's a doozy. Apollo 11 and Dragged Across Concrete on this Footcandle Films podcast

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Making. Living. Better: Jay Brown

s both a business owner and realtor, Jay makes living better for people every day.

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Big Fan: Masters Edition

Go “behind the ropes” with Chad and Hank as they discuss what makes Augusta, Georgia in April so special

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Elixir of Love

In this month’s Entrepreneur Exchange, Is being in business with your significant other the elixir of love, or is it a sure-fire way to land you in divorce court?

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Footcandle Films: Us Shall Not Grow Old

Alan & Chris review Peele's sophomore effort "Us" along with a World War I documentary by filmmaker Peter Jackson.

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Chick Chat: Many Uncomfortable Things

If you’re a child of the 80s or 90s – this may be the episode for you. Luke Perry and Nikki Sixx in one episode?

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StreetCircleDrive: SoupKitchenEdition

Austin Pearce, Director of the Hickory Soup Kitchen and the hosts talk about the organization and some of the awesome events that are coming to Hickory in the near future.

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Footcandle Films: Captain Stan & Ollie Marvel

Alan & Chris share a review of this new release as well as the biopic "Stan & Ollie" starring Steve Coogan & John C. Reilly.

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BIG FAN: March Madness

BIG FAN is back with its' special March Madness edition!

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I’m With The Band: Tony Eltora

Tony Eltora, supporting his soon to be released album Virginia, joins host Andrew Moose on this episode of I’m with the Band

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The Writer’s Voice: Jordan Makant

Jordan Makant, originally from Atlanta, GA and recent LRU graduate shares his recently published piece and others on this edition of the Writer’s Voice.

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Making Living Better: Jennifer Rowan

How strong is Catawba County’s draw? Just ask Jennifer Rowan and her husband, who fell in love with the Town of Maiden and bought a house there on their first day visiting from southern California.

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BIG FAN: 40 Inches of Rain

40 inches of rain in 6 months have the Big Fan crew feeling a little down. They use this episode to help boost their morale discussing sexual tension at the Oscars, an interesting wife swap dilemma, and Chad of course gets to dance at another local charity event.

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The Writer’s Voice: Haley Wilkins

On this episode of The Writer’s Voice our guest is Haley Wilkins. Haley is a Senior English major at LRU. Her poetry has been published on her university’s student spotlight board and she’s been asked to read her works in various poetry readings on campus. She has also tried her hand in other forms of...

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The Writer’s Voice: Hannah Davis

On this episode of the Writer’s Voice our guest is Hannah Davis. Originally from Valdese, NC, Hannah is a sophomore English major at Lenoir-Rhyne University. Hannah is a published poet, a performing musician with the LR marching band, the chamber woodwind ensemble, and the wind symphony. Hannah is also active in Zeta Tau Alpha.

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Ghost Writing for Business Leaders

On this month’s Entrepreneur Exchange, hosts Jeff Neuville and Gary Muller welcome Joshua Lisec with the Entrepreneurs Wordsmith to talk about how writing a book may be your path to Authority Building to grow your brand and how Joshua has created a business as a certified ghost writer for business leaders. Plus, is Retail Arbitrage a fad or a...

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The Caregiver Community: Cultural Perspectives in Caregiving

On this episode of Caregiver Community, our hosts are highlighting the experiences of African American caregivers who represent a range of cultural perspectives. Our guests for this episode include, Rosalind Pugh Scott, Public Health Specialist at the Center for Outreach in Alzheimer’s, Aging and Community Health at A and T University in Greensboro, NC and...

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Footcandle Films: The Wife Shoplifters

Reviews of two Oscar nominated films - "The Wife" and "Shoplifters"

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Making Living Better: Patrick Broos

Listen in as host Hal Row learns about the many things – mountain biking with his boys, walking his dogs, his famous college-campus barista wife – that make Catawba County feel like the best reward of all for journeyman Patrick Broos.

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