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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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From This Seat

Inside Coker Arboretum in Chapel Hill, you can observe native plants sharing soil with plants from around the world.
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Virginia Creeper

One, two, three, four, five — allow this plant to thrive.
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Lyrical North Carolina

The splendor of this state has nurtured many poets and encouraged them to put pen to paper. The richness of that tradition inspires one such writer to take note.
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A Case for Solomon

A Case for Solomon by Tal McThenia and Margaret Dunbar Cutright

In this story based on real-life events, two families fight to prove the identity of a missing boy.
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The Music of David Childers

Web Exclusive: Bob Crawford, bassist for The Avett Brothers, and David Childers talk about making music in this mini-documentary.
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Aaron Burdett: Carolina Songs Winner

Presenting the winner of Our State’s first-ever singer/songwriter competition – Aaron Burdett.
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Winter Beauty in the Landscape

If you know a few tricks, winter gardens can be just as exciting as a garden full of tulips.
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15 Tips for a Beautiful Garden

Don’t miss Toby’s tips and advice on maintaining your garden.
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Raised-Bed Gardens Increase Yields

Start planning or building your raised beds now to enjoy this planting season.
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First Listen: Barbara McKenzie’s New Album

Hear a few tracks from McKenzie’s upcoming release.
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