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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

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

Mission Accomplished

American volunteers helped build a lifeline electricity system to a hospital halfway around the world.


The legendary dentist of East Bend

A strong & creative work ethic

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

Caboose fishing at Myrtle Beach

On memorable fishing trips in late September and early October, my Daddy and I had our own special place.

50 Years of Bob McDuffie

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

Earning respect

by Samuel C. Newsome, M.D.

The Year That Changed My Life

Living and learning with diabetes

“A Charlotte Summer”

Art by Susan Vaughn

A Mountaineer moves on

A journey through Appalachian State University and beyond