Feature Stories

How to avoid scalding a child

How to avoid scalding a child

Advice from the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center

Stealing electricity

Stealing electricity

Another way to get electrocuted or land in jail

Teachers can take real-world experiences into their classrooms

Teachers can take real-world experiences into their classrooms

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

Oyster Roasts

Oyster Roasts

An eastern North Carolina tradition

Mission Accomplished

Mission Accomplished

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

The electric experience

The electric experience

What is it like to own and drive an electric vehicle?

Thank the hardworking bees

Thank the hardworking bees

From apples to zucchini and honey, too

The World Made Straight

The World Made Straight

A movie thriller made in western North Carolina premieres this month

Running a Pole Top Rescue

Running a Pole Top Rescue

in less than 3 minutes

Slow and steady

Slow and steady

Slow cooking fits deliciously with busy lifestyles

Carolina Country Scenes 2015

Carolina Country Scenes 2015

A gallery of your favorite photos

The Governor’s Vision

The Governor’s Vision

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

Tried & True

Tried & True

22 tips for buying and maintaining an energy-efficient manufactured home

Ready to Roll

Ready to Roll

Electric vehicles are gaining ground in North Carolina

Homegrown for the holidays

Homegrown for the holidays

Show your good taste by giving North Carolina foods as gifts