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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

A Pit Master Turns to Turkey

Mike Neal serves up a healthy option for barbecue lovers

Crocheting Warmth for Those in Need

The Catawba Crafters have handcrafted thousands of items

NC Author is an Advocate for our State Dog

Libby Bagby has a passion for Plott hounds

Nickens Knows the Outdoors

Raleigh’s Eddie Nickens is one of the most read outdoor writers in America

Getting to Know: Ella Baker

Civil rights advocate and energetic crusader

‘Sticker Car’ is a Roving Memorial

Laureen Wilkins honors her brother with a car you can't miss

ECU Students Recognized by NC Electric Co-ops

Scholarship and internship programs cultivate future engineers

Cutting-Edge Co-op Jobs Power the Economy

Electric co-ops are a means to entering a high-tech workforce

One Savory Hot Sauce

Marcos Medina’s recipe draws on family tradition

How to Satisfy a Crawfish Craving

NC crawfish farming means more chances to enjoy fresh crawdads

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

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

PreddyFest: A Music Pilgrimage for Many

A sense of community brings festival goers back year after year

Why I ❤️ My Co-op

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