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Carolina People

People making a difference here at home

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

Mission Accomplished

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


The legendary dentist of East Bend

Bill Minchew

kept climbing to reach his dream