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What Say You

One writer holds forth on the quirks, charms, and cautions of the Southern spoken word.
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Arts & Culture

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Pecan—How Do You Say It?

How one word divides North Carolinians.
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Salem Stained Glass

A company in East Bend uses glass to tell new stories and preserve old ones.
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Jug Tucker Band: Bluegrass at the Beach

Jug Tucker draws inspiration from both sides of our state.
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The Story of BJ Leiderman

For years, BJ Leiderman’s tunes have helped improve our daily commutes.
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Celia Whitfield's Boy by Bill Thompson

Celia Whitfield’s Boy by Bill Thompson

A young man comes of age in a fast-changing region.
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Friday Night Music: Bynum General Store and The Carolina Inn

At two beloved Triangle landmarks — Bynum General Store and the Carolina Inn — the music plays on.
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The Barefoot Movement: Live at Our State

This high-energy acoustic quartet stopped by the Our State lobby to play a few songs from their latest album.
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Our State's Summer Reading List presented by Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Summer Reading List from The Regulator Bookshop

As summer comes to a close, our final Summer Reading List of the year comes from The Regulator Bookshop in Durham. See what the staff recommends for your next read. Scroll down to see their picks. From Tonie Lilley Alif
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Mandolin Orange: Live at Our State

Watch performances of three songs from their recently released album.
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Our State's Summer Reading List presented by Great Smoky Mountains Railroad

Summer Reading List from Highland Books

See what Highland Books in Brevard recommends in the seventh Summer Reading List of 2013.
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