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Sylvan Heights Bird Park is about an hour north of Greenville near the small town of Scotland Neck, North Carolina. The park features more than two-thousand waterfowl and exotic birds that live in a natural habitat. The park is also known for its breeding facility to save endangered waterfowl.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p8-12, il, por
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29631
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According to the Greenville Utilities Commission, people flush some weird things down their toilets and let strange things go down the drain. Jason Manning, the wastewater treatment plant superintendent, attributes this to the perspective of the average citizen. To maintain the city’s plumbing, pump stations are cleaned and de-clogged every morning.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p48-49, il, por
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29626
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Gary Fenton, Greenville’s Recreation and Parks director, has big dreams for the city’s green spaces. Over the past ten years, Fenton has helped to enhance the parks and greenways. He’s currently working to develop a pedestrian bridge across the Tar River, which he believes will be an economic game changer.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p22-23, por
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29627
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The recent trend of tiny house living has spread to Greenville, North Carolina. These tiny houses, which are as small as three-hundred square feet, promote a more affordable and simple lifestyle. Pitt County officials are now considering building and zoning requirements for tiny house development.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p28-32, por
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29625
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The Jones family serve barbecue at Skylight Inn BBQ in Ayden and Sam Jones BBQ in Winterville, North Carolina. While taking their barbecue across the country and forming network connections, the Jones came across television opportunities. This September, they will be filmed on the Travel Channel.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p20-21, il, por
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29624
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Greenville native Jenna Sutton tells her story about what led her to pursue nursing and neurology. Key life events were earning an associate nursing degree, learning sign language, and helping her paralyzed stepfather. Sutton continues to spread her compassion and will soon be taking care of patients recovering from brain injuries.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p14-17, il, por
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Top-ten lists are a staple in late-night television viewing. To incorporate that into East Carolina University football, Greenville Magazine’s Ronnie Woodward delivers the ten best things about attending an ECU football game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p46-47, por
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29628
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Caroline Hedgepeth, is a tattoo artist at Garry’s Skin Grafix Tattoo in Winterville, North Carolina. Hedgepeth studied art at East Carolina University and became interested in tattoo work while getting her own tattoo. Hedgepeth considers tattoos as wearable pieces of art, and her reputation has grown over the past twenty years.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p34-37, il, por
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Caroline Dare is a sixteen-year-old singer-songwriter from Greenville, North Carolina. Dare released her first record, “Me,” in April. She wrote or co-wrote all six songs with her guitar teacher, Eric Halbig.
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Greenville: Life in the East (NoCar F264 G8 G743), Vol. Issue , Fall 2017, p42-44, por