Feature Stories

Friendly, Fresh and Local

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

North Carolina's Lavender Landscapes

Purple perennials are more than just for show

Community Projects Thrive with Electric Co-op Funding

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

Going from drab to fab

Roofing and siding give a home ‘personality’

A Career of Innovative Service

CEO Randy Brecheisen retires this month after 33 years with Piedmont Electric.

Curb Appeal

Exterior improvements amp it up

Function meets style

Options abound with custom windows and doors

Timeless Tomatoes

The fruit of summer

Power of paint

Taking a closer look at choices

Good time for prepping

Get your wood deck ready for warm weather fun

Outer Banks lighthouses

Historic landmarks continue to shine