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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

Blue Ridge Vision

Art by David Westwood

Author, Advocate, Entrepreneur

Etaf Rum’s creativity takes different forms in Rocky Mount

Electric Co-op Supports Record-Setting Walk

Tara Dower hiked the Mountains-to-Sea Trail with help from Four County EMC

In Sync on Ice

Synchronized skating takes off with Coach Jannika Lilja

Catch of the Day: Trout Farming in NC

Sunburst Trout Farms is among dozens in Western NC serving markets and restaurants

Carteret-Craven EC Member Honored for Community Work

Bob Dobler received the top award in the 2020 #WhoPowersYou contest

Looking Forward, Through a Lens

Photographer Burk Uzzle has made a career of “being there”

A Show for All Sportsmen

‘Carolina ALL OUT’ puts NC hunting and fishing in the spotlight

The Spoon Lady

Abby Roach is a storyteller, activist, and, yes, spoon player

‘Springhouse Christmas’

Art by Arie Reinhardt Taylor

Local Food Brands Offer Recipes for Success

How NC entrepreneurs are making small food brands big business

Bringing Smiles to Others

Katie Haynes is remarkable in more ways than one

Cookie-Making Masters

For the Hanes family, Moravian baking traditions run deep

Andy Griffith: A Real Dad, Too

Dixie Griffith reflects on her childhood with America’s TV dad

Discerning Details in the Data

Derek Ellington is a master of digital sleuthing