Appalachian State Creates Students of the Slopes

On snow days, there’s one class at Appalachian State University that’s never canceled: ski school. For 50 years, the state’s second-oldest ski mountain has groomed generations of fearless — some might say foolhardy — Southern skiers.


Like a Local: Clayton

This Johnston County town is rapidly building its future on the foundation of its past.


Carolina Calendar: January 2018

Embrace this month’s frosty weather at polar plunges and winter festivals, or opt for warm indoor fun at concerts and quilt shows around the state.