For 165 years, the state’s oldest chartered fire department has collected plenty of tales worth telling. Fire Horse Fred is one of them.
The Blessing of the Hounds
Hunters and hounds gather reverently on Thanksgiving Day. Soon, they will burst across Hobby Field on the heels of Codie Hayes, who was born to lead them in pursuit of tradition and glory.
The Apple Teacher
On seven acres in Caswell County, a high school chemistry teacher preserves his family farm and Southern food traditions.
Fly Fishing in North Carolina
Where well-stocked waters and gorgeous settings add up to the perfect day.
Instrument of the Islands
In Wilmington, the North Carolina Ukulele Academy brings home the sound of the islands.
Driving home after work one day eight years ago, Libby Bagby passed a dying dog on the side of the road. Now, the fully recovered Plott hound travels around the state with her as a symbol of North Carolina.
That’s My Dad
After putting aside his professional music dreams to support his family, Gene Knight and his band, Sidetrack, release an eclectic new bluegrass album.
A Marine’s Purpose
For nearly 30 years, Rich Daniels devoted himself to the country and the military. Now, in retirement, he’s able to turn his attention to artwork, rediscovering a childhood passion.
Telling Nature’s Story
The Liberty Nature Research Library preserves one man’s lifelong love of the outdoors and shares it with everyone who pulls a title from the shelves.