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The Hickory Crawdads pushed their winning streak to nine straight games with a little help from mother nature Sunday night. The 'Dads (35-27) scored two runs in the sixth shortly before the rain poured down and ended the game for a 4-2 Hickory win against West Virginia. The Power has lost seven in a row.

The Texas Rangers announced today that Hickory Crawdads third baseman Nick Vickerson has been promoted to the high-Class A Myrtle Beach Pelicans of the Carolina League, becoming the third

It won't be long before the Watauga Middle School football team gets back on the field with its new head coach Mark Smith.

Norman Mazara highlighted a game-winning rally in the bottom of the ninth Saturday night as he doubled home Lewis Brinson with the winning run in a 8-7 win against the West Virginia Power at L.P.

The Ashe County High baseball team had two players named to the Mountain Valley 1A-2A Conference all-conference team. Leading the was was pitcher Joseph Lowder, who led the Huskies with five wins, a