Peter-Geiger

License Plate Special

A North Carolina artist recycles license plates, builds custom guitars, and sells them to celebrities and Tar Heels alike.
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People

Joey's-Pancake-House

Joey’s Pancake House

Anyone who has eaten breakfast at Joey’s knows the food is delicious and the service exceptional. What customers might not know is the love story that built the Maggie Valley restaurant.
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Old-Richmond-Grill

The Perfect Pair

If you’re talking about the people who keep the eggs and biscuits coming, you would call the Old Richmond Grill Eddie and Hazel’s place. If you’re talking about the people who feel at home here, you’d call it everybody’s place.
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Gladys-Stover

Making Biscuits

Four mornings a week, Gladys Stover fixes breakfast at The Castle Bed & Breakfast on Ocracoke Island. She fries the bacon, whips up casseroles, rolls out the biscuits, and talks, about food and about life.
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Frames-by-Edward-Wright

Artistic Edge

Blending ancient practices with innovative approaches, Edward Wright and his artisans craft frames worthy of the objects they hold.
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Miller-Pope

The Life and Art of Miller Pope

The desire to take a risk is in almost all of us. The willingness to follow through is in only a few. Miller Pope made decisions overnight and never regretted one, and in the process created a life full of rewards.
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Chatham County Line

After pursuing country-rock and alt-country ventures, four men settle on a sound and a name that reflect where they’re from.
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Glenwood-Community-Bookstore

Brilliant Books

Veer off the busy interstate, make your way into Greensboro’s Glenwood neighborhood, and you’ll meet a man who’s eager to share his passion for literature.
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Doc-Cannon

The Mountain Doctor

As soon as he arrived in Balsam Grove, Dr. Gaine Cannon knew he could make a difference in the isolated community desperate for medical care.
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Becky's-and-Mary's

Becky’s & Mary’s

When Becky Ingram left home, she had a job within an hour of arriving in High Point. Fifty years later, the restaurant she owns with her sister, Mary, is an institution, where love is the main ingredient and every dish comes with a side of conversation.

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Shirley-Smith's-Pound-Cake

Shirley Smith’s Pound Cake

It’s a good bet that all the recipes in the McLeansville Baptist Church Ladies’ latest cookbook are delicious. But one comes with an especially sweet story.
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