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Carolina Stories

The people, places and history that make our state great

The Joys of Good Bread

Alimentaire Wholesome Breads in Tarboro stands for a healthier, happier community

Greetings from Byrdland

Jonathan Byrd brings honesty to his songwriting and energy to the stage

A Lucky Pelican’s Tale of Hope

Plucky the Pelican is inspiring conservation in younger generations

Determination in the Face of Florence

Electric co-op employees worked around the clock to get their communities back online

Secrets of the Mountains

These destinations offer something new off the beaten path

A Look Back at 50 Years of Carolina Country

We’ve come a long way since our 1969 ‘Fruit Cocktail Pie’ recipe

NC Co-ops to Bring Electricity to Bolivian Village

Volunteer effort will improve quality of life in rural community

Serious Barbecue from a New Generation

Matthew Register is passionate about small-town BBQ

Stay Safe Long after the Storm

Steps to Make Sure your House is Healthy after Hurricane Florence

A Sanctuary for Unwanted Animals

Ann and John Lisk are taking on horses in need

Carolina Country Scenes 2019

Winners from our annual photo contest

Fight Against Polio Led to ‘Miracle of Hickory’

A community’s effort was one of many that helped stem NC epidemics

10 Steps to Hostin' a Pig Pick’n

Organizing a Carolina tradition doesn’t have to be complicated

The Smartest 7th Grader on Earth

Furney Eubanks: veteran, businessman, inventor, loving father

Stone-Ground Goodness comes from Linney's Mill

Union Grove is home to a sought-after source of grits and cornmeal