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

Kevin-Cagle

Ancient Etchings

Raising a family and pursuing a career with equal devotion, Kevin Cagle spends a lot of time at his kitchen table. The beauty of the art he creates there may open doors to a wider world.
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Regular Crowd

After working in other people’s kitchens for 29 years, Ricky Bullins bought Bob’s Restaurant in Madison and turned it into a place where he wants to be. A good-size group of customers feels the same way.
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Her Own Vision

Katy Caroline Gullett was never one to let anybody tell her what to do with her life. So it should be no surprise that her painting style is her own.
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Means to a Beginning

When JoAnn Small opened ARTspace in April, she had the simple ambition of cleaning out her attic. Six months later, the studio gallery has evolved into a popular arts spot that she hopes to see grow.
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Elton and Judy Sawyer revel in the wholesome fun they watch unfold at their campground.

A Reason to Stop

North River Campground is a slice of Americana, an old-fashioned lodge and campground that will take you back to movies on the lawn, swimming in a lake, and marshmallows toasted over an open fire.

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Untamed Spaces

As a ranger at Dismal Swamp State Park, Signa Williams spends her days moving through some of North Carolina’s wildest places and offering visitors a safe entry point for a brush with the wilderness.

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Cherokee

In the Great Smoky Mountains, a story of survival, endurance, and identity unfolds through the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians.

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Honest Talent: Laurelyn Dossett

After raising three daughters Laurelyn Dossett lets her musical ambition loose, writing authentic and sincere songs that come from down deep.
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Culinary Quest

Culinary Quest

Delivering a perfect meal is about more than ingredients and cooking utensils. For students in Guilford Technical Community College’s culinary program, it’s about mastering skills and self-discipline.
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Diving in Deep

With no way to stop the predatory lionfish that have made their way to North Carolina waters, researchers at the Center for Coastal Fisheries and Habitat Research lab in Beaufort call for local divers to help curtail the invasion.
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