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Footcandle Films: Solo Deadpool

Reviews: “Solo: A Star Wars Story" & "Deadpool 2"

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StreetCircleDrive: SailsHootieMcGuires

Jam packed episode! StreetCircleDrive welcomes two guests to the table today. First we chat with Bob Sinclair and get the inside scoop on The Sails Music Series! Our next guest finally made some time in his busy schedule for us… it’s Hootie Bowman, author of the Mascot book series and local food hack expert. Then –...

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BIG FAN: 44 Candles

It's a special birthday episode with lynx, huskies and Hank...oh my.

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Footcandle Films: Avengers Infinity Isle

Reviews: “Avengers: Infinity War" & "Isle of Dogs"

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Making Living Better: Kelly Stewart

Sometimes it really does take a village. For Kelly Stewart, a village of people in Catawba County helped keep a young boy from a broken home on track toward a solid future. Now a North Carolina State Trooper, this endurance runner is also a loyal husband, father, grandfather-to-be, U.S. Marine, and Rotarian. And in his...

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Storytime Station: Shelby’s Tea Time

On this episode of Storytime Station we feature “Shelby’s Tea Time” by Dallas L. Dixon. Our reader for this episode is Scott Owens – owner of Taste Full Beans Coffeehouse in downtown Hickory, NC. For more information visit www.dallasldixon.com

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BIG FAN: Sewer Water & French Fries

Big Fan hosts talk Sewer Water (????) and delicious French Fries!

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Pros & Cons of a Virtual Business

Is your business wherever your laptop is located? This month’s Entrepreneur Exchanges explores the pros and cons of a virtual business with entrepreneur Julia Matheson, founder and owner of Travel Julia’s Way, a travel consulting business which uses blogging, videos, and networking to differentiate itself from the competition. Plus hosts Jeff Neuville and Gary Muller...

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StreetCircleDrive: LRUbbqSWAG

Big show coming your way! We’ve got Aaron Bessey, Associate Athletic Director at Lenoir-Rhyne University, giving us the “state of athletics” for the Bears! Plus a cameo from an awesome program in the Hickory area – SWAG (students with attainable goals) participants take over the mics! And we can’t forget the review of one of...

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Making Living Better: David Williams, Barber & City Council Member

How does a barber who comes to Catawba County with just the shirt on his back rise up to become a business owner and elected official? And why exactly is the barbershop such a vital community gathering spot? Host Hal Row learns answers to these questions and more with this month’s storyteller, David Williams.

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StreetCircleDrive: NoGuestCircus

While the guest is away, the hosts will play. We’re talking about whatever we want! I mean, as long as it has to do with Hickory. Tune in to find out what Moose thinks about elections, what McNally thinks about socks, and what Mary-Margaret thinks about Circus Hall of Cream.

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Footcandle Films: Ready Player Places

Reviews: “Ready Player One" & "Faces Places"

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Making Living Better: Justin Fox, Farmer & Industrial Designer

From industrial designer to cider maker, Justin Fox transformed his passion for making things into buying an orchard and crafting a life for himself and his family in Catawba County. Justin joins host Hal Row to talk apples and inspiration – and just how crazy his wife thought he was when he announced he wanted...

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The Writer’s Voice: Nathan Huffman

Hosted by Andrew Moose with guest Nathan Huffman, Sophomore at Lenoir-Rhyne University. Readings: A Biographical Forward about the Huffman family and “Home”.

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Chick Chat: Total Request Chick

While we did get a little off track and enjoy a TRL flashback, this episode is all about the here and now!  Of course, we touch on the Royal events about to take place and plot our plan for a full recap in May.  However, since the long winter hiatus is finally over – new...

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Storytime Station: Shelby’s Surprise

On this episode of Storytime Station we feature “Shelby’s Surprise” by Dallas L. Dixon. Our reader for this episode is Leroy Kennedy – owner of Thistle Dew Nicely Flowers & Gifts in downtown Hickory, NC. For more information visit www.dallasldixon.com

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StreetCircleDrive: ChamberHopsDuck

We welcome Lindsay Keisler, President / CEO of the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce on the mic this episode! Not only did she share her chamber insight and updates, but she shared lunch with us too! After we give you the scoop on some “springtime” updates… we review a restaurant a little off the beaten...

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Student Success Agency

Best-selling author & speaker EJ Carrion visits the MESH studios.

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Storytime Station: Shelby’s Collection Day

On this episode of Storytime Station we feature “Shelby’s Collection Day” by Dallas L. Dixon. Our reader for this episode is Vicki Murray, executive director of Safe Harbor Rescue Mission in Hickory, NC. For more information visit www.dallasldixon.com

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Footcandle Films: Phantom Panther Game

Reviews: “Phantom Thread", "Black Panther", "Game Night"

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The Writer’s Voice: Isabel Reid

Hosted by Mary-Margaret Baker with guest Isabel Reid, Senior English major at Lenoir-Rhyne University.

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Chick Chat: Pretty in Hickory

On this very special day, we celebrate the way High School was supposed to be! Join Mary-Margaret and Janette as we break down the break ups, housewives on a boat, and celebrities in a house! Of course there is some royal wedding dirt and the scoop on a couple of MM’s favorite new podcasts! It’s...

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StreetCircleDrive: CrazyCrawdadsAppointment

Everyone loves the CrawDADs, McNally fell off the new-year-wagon, Moose makes council predictions, and MM is still wondering what just happened at lunch. What a ‘crazy’ episode…only on TheMESH.tv’s StreetCircleDrive!

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Knowing Your Market…on a Budget!

Guest Deanna Day with the NC Small Business & Technology Development Center stops by to chat.

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The Writer’s Voice: Katelyn Vause

Hosted by Andrew Moose with guest Katelyn Vause, Senior at Lenoir-Rhyne University.

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The Writer’s Voice: Mili Koncelik

Hosted by Suzanne Jackson with guest Mili Koncelik, Senior English major at Lenoir-Rhyne University. Readings: Run, Last Summer, Concepts, How I Stayed.

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StreetCircleDrive: PartnershipEventsTapRoom

StreetCircleDrive is your place to learn more about Hickory NC!

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Storytime Station: Shelby’s Shoes

Author Dallas L. Dixon reads her children's book "Shelby's Shoes".

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Footcandle Films: Fade Lady Shape Billboard

Reviews: “In the Fade", "Shape of Water", "Lady Bird" & "3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Start The Presses!

Jeff & Gary welcome Carmen Eckard of Foothills Digest.

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Footcandle Films: 2018 Oscar Nomination Rumination

Guest Mary-Margaret Baker helps assess the 2018 Oscar Nominations.

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StreetCircleDrive: TourismActiveEdge

Hickory’s sweetheart, Mandy Pitts Hildebrand joins us on StreetCircleDrive for a closer look at the Tourism industry in our area. Meetings, conferences, events… you name it, and the Hickory Metro Convention Center and Visitors Bureau has you covered! Next, Its a new year and a new McNally! Tune in as we head to local healthy...

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Entrepreneur Exchange: Productivity Apps for Small Business

Guest Todd Lyden talks productivity apps.

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The Fantasy Formula: January 3rd, 2018

The fantasy football season has come to an end. Dry your tears and freshen up your beers…Chad & Hank are still here.

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The Caregiver Community: When a Loved One Goes to the Hospital

A loved one’s advanced years often trigger hospital visits, either at the emergency department or as an inpatient. Any level of admission can be stressful for the patient as well as her/his family. This ACAPcommunity podcast offers insights and information related to a variety of issues that often arise when an aging parent or loved...

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Chick Chat: Just Roasting Chicken

Mary-Margaret has been dreading it. Janette has been counting down the days. That’s right – we’re talking about May 19. We may have different opinions on Ms Markle, but one thing we do agree on… they weren’t just “roasting chicken”. Join the ladies of ChickChat as we dive deep into the world of Prince Harrys...

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The Fantasy Formula: December 19th, 2017

Which matchups are naughty & which ones are nice? Chad & Hank give you the run down.

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