Thursday, 26 September 2013 18:33
What started as an unsure adventure turned into a passion-filled career for Jim Rowell.
Thursday, 26 September 2013 18:20
When Myra Sawyer looks around the Sawyer Family Farmstead, she couldn’t image living anywhere else in the world.
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:36
Like New York is known for its basketball legends, and Texas is known for its football stars, Western North Carolina has become one the big names in a slightly less conspicuous sport: competitive fly fishing. Fly fishing was long dominated…
Thursday, 26 September 2013 18:26
A loud roar echoed from the back of the building. The deafening sound is terrifying, yet exhilarating, with the smell of burning oil and gasoline permeating through the air.
Thursday, 26 September 2013 18:24
It’s the sound of the ancient mountains, the unique people and rich culture of Southern Appalachia. It’s the sound of Soldier’s Heart.
Thursday, 26 September 2013 18:19
It was a summer job that literally molded itself into a future.
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:30
Dieter Kuhn was 4,500 miles from his hometown in Germany when he came across Sylva, a small community tucked away in the heart of Western North Carolina. “The Great Smoky Mountains are pretty unique, with a lot of similarities of…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:31
Strolling through downtown Bryson City, one tends to cross paths with the scent of delicious food wafting from a nearby building. Upon further inspection, that building is The Filling Station, a popular deli. That scent is their renowned flagship item…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:28
David Lippy was sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic in Orlando when it hit him. “The city was so congested with vehicles,” he said “I had to go three miles to work from my house and it would take me a half…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 14:20
Amid the cherished traditions of Western North Carolina is the deep foundation of family and friends getting together to celebrate their heritage, whether it be through music, dance, food or craft.