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Carolina Life

Tips, tricks and inspiration for living life to the fullest in North Carolina

The value of a country life

Jacob Brooks considers his rural roots


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

Hidden Hunger

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

Back-to-school lunches and munches

Slip some fun in with those carrots and crackers

How to grill meats, fruits and vegetables

Grilling offers a convenient and heart-healthy way to prepare food, if done right.

Foreclosure Prevention

A loan program helps hard-hit homeowners pay a mortgage while they look for work.

Co-ops Love Kids

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


Presbyterian churches in Hoke County and Robeson County carry on a longtime autumn tradition

Do your homework for back-to-school gadgets

Gone are the days when back-to-school shopping meant buying only notebooks, pencils and backpacks.

“Cold Pursuit”

New art by Ronald Ragland

Hear, hear!

Devices help young and old with hearing loss

Todd General Store

A watercolor rendering of an Ashe County landmark.