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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

A Dream Come True

‘Kidpreneur’ Maya matches jewelry for children and dolls

Moving Forward Through Farming

Agriculture is empowering Black youth at Sankofa Farms

Fresh Produce, Delivered

Will Kornegay is closing the gap between food excess and access

‘After the Storm’

Art by Hannah Cole

NC’s Voice of Bass Fishing

Dustin Wilks turned a hobby into a career on the water

River-Ready Heirlooms

John Hollifield’s bamboo rods are works of art

Crunch Time at the Demolition Derby

Derbies keep bringing spectators – and drivers – back for more

Bringing Life to ‘The Carolina Kid’

Car enthusiast Wesley Furr recently realized a childhood dream.

Finding New Life on the Water

Tanya Binford’s surprising path to sailing the 5,500-mile Great Loop

Foodscaping Tips From a Pro

Brie Arthur is a master of practical gardening advice

‘Turkey Mike’ Supports Zuni Culture from Afar

More than 2.6 million turkey feathers have been donated for ceremonial use

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