Lisa Sorg

Lisa Sorg is an environmental reporter for N.C. Policy Watch.


Photographer H. Lee Waters Focused on the Familiar

For more than half a century, a photographer from Lexington documented the lives of local people, collecting ordinary moments to create an extraordinary legacy.


North Carolina Suffragettes’ Crusade to Cast a Ballot

North Carolina suffragettes went head to head with a state legislature that opposed the 19th Amendment. In the end, the suffragettes’ fight helped ensure a victory for women.

Arts & Culture

Star Spangled Singers

Patriotic hopefuls audition to be one of the lucky few to sing the national anthem at a Durham Bulls game.


The Course of Nature at Chetola Resort

At Chetola Resort, a place of refuge in North Carolina’s ancient mountains, a couple contemplates their long relationship, and the finite moments that remain.


Town Milk Put Tarboro on the Map

As the first city in the country — and perhaps the world — to operate a municipal milk plant, Tarboro set an international example for public health in the early 20th century.