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People making a difference here at home

‘Mr. Woolly Worm’ Shares Contagious Excitement in Banner Elk

Roy Krege has helped grow the Woolly Worm Festival into a major attraction

Culinary Adventures of a State Fair Judge

The inside scoop on what makes a recipe stand out at the NC State Fair

Find Fall Apples off the Beaten Path

Enjoy the fruits of Ashe County orchards or plant your own

‘CSAs’ Connect Artists to Local Patrons

Community Supported Art borrows a proven idea from agriculture

PreddyFest: A Music Pilgrimage for Many

A sense of community brings festival goers back year after year

Co-ops Support STEM Education

The Kenan Fellows Program brings classroom concepts to life for teachers

Forging Artful Tools from Old Iron

A Robeson County blacksmith creates custom knives out of old railroad spikes

Why I ❤️ My Co-op

NC electric co-op members share the love for Co-op Month

A Book Lover’s Vision Unites a Community

Janet Burgiss turned a book club into a county-wide program

Scrapbook: Youth Tour 2017

Photos and video from the 2017 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour