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Carolina Stories

The people, places and history that make our state great

A Fiery Preacher in the Old North State

A tale from North Carolina’s oldest church

Growing Greener on Campus

N.C. college students are finding new ways to support sustainable causes

Little Free Libraries

Community-led book boxes are big on sharing

Friendly, Fresh and Local

North Carolina’s farmers markets are growing, to the benefit of local communities.

Where We Go From Here

It’s hard to sum up these past two years.

Okay Okra!

Never mind the slime

North Carolina's Lavender Landscapes

Purple perennials are more than just for show