February 2013

What The Locals Know: Rocky Mount

Resident experts Kelly Lee and Otis Chancey tell us where to go and what to do.

Religion in the Ranks Chapter II of II

The passion of one minister, the Rev. Alexander Davis Betts, pushes him to great lengths with the 30th North...

Country Barbeque

Cars whiz by, traffic lights blink, but this restaurant on Wendover Avenue maintains an uninterrupted consistency that sets it...

Filling in the Gaps

Museum workers in Old Salem find unknown objects from the South’s history and search for the story behind them.

Musical Missionary

A classically trained pianist who has toured the world brings quality music to our coastal cities.

Stories of Mountain Folk

A Sylva radio program preserves Appalachian history through spoken narratives.

One Bead at a Time

At 80 years old, Eric Ennis creates artwork on fine fabrics with skills he’s practiced for decades.

Gather ’Round the Table

An inn in Bryson City knows the secret to an inviting meal.

Fried Chicken Batter and Chicken Gravy

If you want your chicken as crispy as the pieces at the Hemlock Inn, fry it in a cast-iron...