Feature Stories

When Hurricane Irene Ravaged Eastern North Carolina

The worst hurricane in eight years knocked out power to 239,900 electric cooperative services

The Electric Car has Arrived

It runs on fuel that is cheaper, cleaner and made in the USA

Todd General Store

A watercolor rendering of an Ashe County landmark.

Scotty McCreery

Scotty McCreery at 17 has been on the ride of his life, and his hometown of Garner has taken the trip with him.

Indoor Skydiving

Bodyflight facility in Raeford draws pros and visitors from around the globe

Global Connections

Electric cooperatives make an impact at home and abroad

Look out! Those invading plants don’t belong here!

How to know and grow your native landscape

You can’t beat that with a stick!

How Wake Electric made a woman and her gardens happy.

"They wanted a better life for us"

Support for restoring the meaning and purpose of the Rosenwald schools.

Ingathering

Presbyterian churches in Hoke County and Robeson County carry on a longtime autumn tradition

Growing Our Own

Western North Carolina natives are growing wild

Summer Love

A love affair with one of summer’s great delights.

Way, Way Back

Fossils in North Carolina