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Carolina Stories

The people, places and history that make our state great

Net Zero Energy

At the Solar Decathlon, houses designed and built by students show how sweet homes can be


No matter how much you love something or someone, there comes a releasing time.

Co-ops Love Kids

Co-ops go the extra mile to show children the benefits of co-op membership

Hidden Hunger

Tough times have sent North Carolina families to new depths of food hardship

Grandview Overlook

Photography by Ashley Fetner

When Hurricane Irene Ravaged Eastern North Carolina

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

Rising From the Red Clay

The art of Senora Lynch pays tribute to her Haliwa-Saponi community.