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Carolina’s Finest Awards

See who our readers voted the best in the state

We asked you, our readers, about your North Carolina favorites in 18 different categories ranging from athletes to wineries, and you didn’t disappoint! A few winners are tried-and-true favorites, while others are lesser-known gems.

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Recipe of the Month

 Christmas Cheerwine Punch

Christmas Cheerwine Punch with Fruit Ice Ring

Having friends over for a holiday supper? No need to fret over multiple beverages … punch to the rescue!

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Your Energy

Smart Home Lighting

Bright Ideas for Smart Home Lighting

It seems like every device is getting smarter these days. But since smart-home lighting is so new, many of us could use a little introduction.

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 Tree Trimming by Helicopter Video

Tree Trimming by Helicopter

As a part of right-of-way management, Blue Ridge Energy uses aerial tree pruning. Pilots conduct pruning with the help of ground spotters and 10 circular blades on an 800-pound saw, suspended below a helicopter.

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 Why I love my community

Call for Submissions

Electric cooperatives love the communities we serve. That’s why we’re asking readers what makes their community special. Why do you love where you live? Selected submissions will be published in our February issue.


Find an event in your area

Our calendar features fun from across the state — discover happenings near your hometown!

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