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Seeing Southern: Wine in North Carolina's Yadkin Valley

Would you believe that North Carolina has over 400 vineyards and 100 wineries? Who are they, Napa? Claiming the same number of vineyards and the same AVA designation, Napa and North Carolina are duking it out in the winemaking world. more »

Oct 29, 2014 Seeing Southern

Pictured from left to right: Randolph "Ole Ran'l" McCoy, Johnse Hatfield, Roseanna McCoy and Capt. William Anderson "Devil Anse" Hatfield.

Photos courtesy of Pike County KY Tourism Commission ("Devil Anse" Hatfield photo courtesy West Virginia State Archives)

Hatfields & McCoys, Revisited, Part 6: Examining Justice in the "Lawless" Tug Valley

Many fables posing as “Feud history” begin with a few basic premises. Chief among these is the claim that the Tug Valley in the 1870’s-‘80’s was a lawless place. But court records for Pike and Logan Counties refute this contention entirely. more »

Oct 27, 2014 Hatfields & McCoys, Revisited

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 10/24/14

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Oct 24, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 10/17/14

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Oct 17, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos 1 Comments

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 10/10/14

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Oct 10, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 10/3/14

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Oct 3, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos 4 Comments

Pretty Local, Pretty Easy

Kurt gives the highlights of his September hikes. more »

Sep 28, 2014 Kurts Hikes

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 9/26/14

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Sep 26, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos 1 Comments

Seán Keane

Liz Long

An Interview with Seán Keane, Irish Singer

Seán Keane knows "the U2 lads," is friends with the President of Ireland, and is honestly one of the most charming people I've ever met. Never mind that I could listen to him talk all day with his Irish accent, but he is also a phenomenal singer. more »

Sep 24, 2014 Behind BRC

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 9/19/14

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Sep 19, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos 1 Comments

Our Favorite Facebook Photos: 9/12/14

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Sep 12, 2014 Our Favorite Facebook Photos 1 Comments

Seeing Southern

Seeing Southern: All Aboard the Blue Ridge Railway

There's a kid in all of us. It surfaces rarely, but when it does, you can bet, it is inspired. more »

Sep 9, 2014 Seeing Southern

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