Maleku Jewelry: From North Carolina to Hollywood

A Winterville woman’s jewelry — and her cause — helps her become an international success.

The Character of Woody Pines

An Asheville musician alters traditional songs to fit his diverse styles, and entertains crowds across the United States and...

Casey’s Soul Food Restaurant in Wilmington

At Casey’s Buffet, down-home comfort comes by the plateful.

Birdhouse Mansions in Blowing Rock

A dentist builds palaces for his feathered friends at his cabin in Blowing Rock.

How The Post Office Delivers Us The World

A mail carrier’s job is famously monotonous. But follow him — or her — around long enough, and understand...


A closer look at this quiet mountain town reveals a community that’s just now growing up.

Sunni Sky’s Homemade Ice Cream in Angier

An ice cream parlor in Angier offers more than 100 flavors.

A Cabin For Charles Kuralt

The man who went everywhere in the United States found himself most at home in his mountain hideaway.

The Cats at Burrus Market on Hatteras Island

Some things have been on Hatteras Island for a long time. Like Burrus Market, the oldest store on the...