July 2013

July 2013

Feature Stories

First in Forestry

Pioneers of American forest management got their start in western North Carolina.

The Quilt Trails of the Tar River

Traditional quilt block art marks significant places of the region

Zucchini Mania!

It’s everywhere in mid-summer, but it’s also delicious, nutritious and versatile

The Rural Electric Youth Tour to Washington

Then & Now


Carolina Living

Heat illnesses

How to recognize and treat heat-related conditions

Savings options for education expenses

Preparing now will help you handle college costs later

When babies graduate to solid foods

Look for healthy options as you expand your baby’s diet

Our mad plaid state shell

It’s rare, but it’s there on our shores

Carolina Compass

Bodie Island Lighthouse is open for climbing

On The House

Home health

How to keep your home happy and healthy

Carolina Kitchen

Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Bacon-wrapped Asparagus

Carrot Raisin Salad

Ham Delights