Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Carolina Country Vol. 32 Issue 9, Sept 2000
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Joining the elite corps of linemen requires training, hard work and real teamwork. For linemen in North Carolina, most of their course instruction takes place at Nash Community College in a program established by the North Carolina Association of Electric Cooperatives. David Burr, a crew foreman in Wadesboro, discusses what is involved in linemen education and training.
From the Mother Vine to the Biltmore to the backyard, North Carolina grapes have turned into fine wine for centuries. North Carolina is now referred to as “The Variety Vineland” because of the diversity of grapes that can be grown here. This article discusses the state’s history of wine making and highlights notable vineyards, wineries and winemakers.