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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

The Compassionate Collector

Rodney Privette's hobby honors American heroes

Lessons from the ‘NC Tomato Man’

Craig LeHoullier has far-reaching influence in the world of tomatoes

Harvesting Pure, Local Sea Salt

Two NC companies are making salt a local commodity

Growing Health & Growing Leaders

The Rev. Richard Joyner is nurturing a healthier community in Edgecombe County

The Spice Merchant of Asheville

Spicewalla is bringing fresh international spices to local kitchens

Are Lady Bugs Invading Your Home?

These friends of your garden can be an indoor nuisance

Wake Electric Honors Local NASA Leader

James E. Webb laid the foundation for the moon landing

Celebrating the Culture of Cotton

Julius Tillery’s advocacy work goes well beyond his family farm

Handmade Holiday Cheer

Wreathmaking has become tradition for a Wayne County family

Southern Culture Meets Italian Roots at Boxcarr Handmade Cheese

Cheesemaking comes naturally to Austin and Samantha Genke

Coastal Jeweler Creates Wearable History

Sonia Humphrey fashions custom jewelry out of historical artifacts

Why I Love My Community

Our readers share what makes life sweet

Jones-Onslow EMC Member Receives National Honor

Mary Ann LeRay was honored in Touchstone Energy’s #WhoPowersYou Contest

Meet the Man Behind the Spice

Meherwan Irani of Spicewalla is fairly legendary in food and restaurant circles

Carrying on a Carolina Tradition

Hog killin’ is a family tradition for some, though not for the faint of heart