Simple Standby

Out back, thoroughbred horses race for the trophy. Down the road, famous golfers shoot for the green. But inside the Pinehurst Track Restaurant, the only goal is comfort.

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.

Red Clay Culture

In central North Carolina, red clay is the sod beneath our feet, the bed from which nourishment springs, a source of work and of art. And for those of us whose roots are planted here, it colors who we are.

Music Among Friends

Stop by Maness Pottery and Music Barn in Carthage on a Tuesday night, and you might think you’ve found a concert. But it’s really just a gathering of neighbors who enjoy bluegrass, good food, and each other’s company.