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Roots music

Roots music

By Amanda VanDerBroek Tiny town of Lasker preserves old-time country music For the most part, the one stoplight in Lasker, N.C., stands lonely, swaying in ... Read more

Pocket libraries

E-readers allow users to carry thousands of books Remember when you’d go to the mall and spend hours roaming among the shelves of a bookstore? ... Read more

Agriculture advocates

Agriculture advocates

By Merle Monahan Non-farming couple fights for farmers Chris and Jennie Simms of rural Sedley, Va., may not actually be farmers, but they come as ... Read more

A jar full of ideas

A jar full of ideas

This enduring glass container holds possibilities They’re so familiar to so many people in the South that it’s pretty safe to say that everyone has ... Read more

Back to work

Back to work

By Gwen Albers Retirement By the time she’d turned 41, Debbie Teirney had made enough money to retire to North Carolina’s Outer Banks. But within ... Read more