Feature Stories

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
Outer Banks History Center
An important event early in the Civil War that histories often ignore
The Civil War
In eastern North Carolina: 1862
Cooperative Principles and the Next Generation
Doug Stephens is fired up by the values of the cooperative business model.
After the Burns
Scottie Rector was treated at the UNC Burn Center and now plays softball and runs in 10K races
Keeping The Lights On
Electric co-ops lead the way in introducing outage-prevention technology
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.