Bobby Burns

Bobby Burns is the online editor at The Daily Reflector in Greenville.

Dining

Jack Cobb & Son Barbecue

How a father-and-son business brought pit-cooked barbecue — and unity — to one eastern North Carolina town.

Eastern

Williamston

Deep family ties, a sense of community, and a strong agricultural history have helped this eastern North Carolina town retain its vibrancy, even amid hard times.