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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

Yes’m, it’s been quite a year

It’s a tossup. Which moment was more nerve-wrecking for me this past year?

Regina is always there

For Nell Nolle, the right person at the right time

Diane Price of Mollies Branch

Her gardens, livestock, medical care, worldwide volunteerism and writing

Electric Rider

A fast motorcycle without the emissions or the noise

The Governor’s Vision

Gov. Pat McCrory on rural development, education, communication, energy and electric cooperatives

Model Man

Belhaven’s Jimmy Courson and his model ships show real strength and determination

No small feet

Freaker USA brings sock manufacturing back to North Carolina

To make an impression

Students and their parents remember this teacher.

A strong & creative work ethic

The industrious Quakers of Snow Camp have been making their mark since the mid 1700s

Buddy Melvin’s Treehouse

17 years, 16 rooms, 12,000 square feet “for the fellas to hang out.”

50 Years of Bob McDuffie

A leader in “the best program that serves this country”

Earning respect

by Samuel C. Newsome, M.D.