Carolina Stories

How to avoid scalding a child

Advice from the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center

The Governor’s Vision

Gov. Pat McCrory on rural development, education, communication, energy and electric cooperatives

The World Made Straight

A movie thriller made in western North Carolina premieres this month

Mission Accomplished

American volunteers helped build a lifeline electricity system to a hospital halfway around the world.

Carolina Country Scenes 2015

A gallery of your favorite photos

Teachers can take real-world experiences into their classrooms

The Kenan Fellows Program places teachers in research, technology and industry settings

Earning respect

by Samuel C. Newsome, M.D.

Ideas for Day Two turkey

Nutritional ways to take leftovers beyond a sandwich

Homegrown for the holidays

Show your good taste by giving North Carolina foods as gifts

Thank the hardworking bees

From apples to zucchini and honey, too

A teachable moment in Union County

trees, safety and electric power

Oyster Roasts

An eastern North Carolina tradition

Discarded electronics

The mounting volume of waste prompts action on taking it back