Pieces of Childhood

In a year of isolation, adults have rediscovered the enduring joy of jigsaw puzzles. A Winston-Salem company creates puzzle scenes that bring North Carolina home for the holidays.

A Christmas Hymn

Growing up in a chilly 1950s household in Lumberton, a prodigy received the gift of music — a beautiful cherrywood piano. The instrument guided him through hardship, triumph, and, ultimately, redemption.