Carolina Stories

The people, places and history that make our state great

Storm Watch

How to prepare your family and property for severe weather

Timeless Tomatoes

The fruit of summer

Community Projects Thrive with Electric Co-op Funding

N.C. co-ops have channeled $52 million in federal loans & grants

Power of paint

Taking a closer look at choices

Good time for prepping

Get your wood deck ready for warm weather fun

Okay Okra!

Never mind the slime

North Carolina's Lavender Landscapes

Purple perennials are more than just for show

Learning About Life on the Farm

My family and I are embarking on an adventure

Going from drab to fab

Roofing and siding give a home ‘personality’

Friendly, Fresh and Local

North Carolina’s farmers markets are growing, to the benefit of local communities.

Curb Appeal

Exterior improvements amp it up

Function meets style

Options abound with custom windows and doors

The birth of a beverage

100 years ago, Cheerwine grew from North Carolina roots