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The General Asembly’s Leadership:

One Year After Their Historic Election

Dream it. Believe it. Do it.

Teaching how to win on the court and in the classroom

Hidden Hunger

Tough times have sent North Carolina families to new depths of food hardship


Presbyterian churches in Hoke County and Robeson County carry on a longtime autumn tradition

Growing Our Own

Western North Carolina natives are growing wild

Silent Sentinels

A guide to your electric cooperative’s power poles.

Net Zero Energy

At the Solar Decathlon, houses designed and built by students show how sweet homes can be

When Hurricane Irene Ravaged Eastern North Carolina

The worst hurricane in eight years knocked out power to 239,900 electric cooperative services

The Electric Car has Arrived

It runs on fuel that is cheaper, cleaner and made in the USA

Todd General Store

A watercolor rendering of an Ashe County landmark.

Design. Build. Transform.

Magic, chaos, productivity and fun in Bertie County

Co-ops Love Kids

Co-ops go the extra mile to show children the benefits of co-op membership

Global Connections

Electric cooperatives make an impact at home and abroad

Look out! Those invading plants don’t belong here!

How to know and grow your native landscape

You can’t beat that with a stick!

How Wake Electric made a woman and her gardens happy.