Carolina Life

Tobacco  Baskets
From the floor of the warehouse to the walls of your house
Homegrown Clothing
What if North Carolina could produce its own organic cotton and turn it into clothing made here, just like in the old days?
Seeing Science
A western North Carolina educational initiative that takes science students outdoors has improved student test scores
Connecting farm and fork
A new facility has space and equipment to help local farms and food suppliers stay local
My Hero
A movie, a dime and a hero.
Design tricks
Create interesting rooms by mixing patterns confidently
Down to Earth
Carolina horsemen rediscover the joy of plowing
The Mill Town That Never Closed
How Cooleemee retained the heritage that defined its character