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for Washington the Magazine Vol. 2 Issue 2, Jan/Feb 2013
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When the American Cheese Society held their 29th annual conference and competition in Raleigh, two North Carolina cheesemakers made their mark by taking home prizes. Looking Glass Creamery of Fairview and Goat Lady Dairy of Randolph County, have helped put North Carolina cheesemakers on the map by creating unique cheese that reflects the culture of North Carolina.
While hiking the Appalachian Trail, Washington resident Steve Ainsworth was the victim of an unusually heavily snow storm that impeded his travel and stranded him in the mountains. Through the dedicated work of rescuers and Ainsworth's preparedness, he was rescued Â and returned to his family.
To Washington native Jackson McHorney, retirement looks very similar to his working days. After spending over 30 years operating sailing charter cruises, McHorney still sails at his leisure and enjoys the activity that went from a hobby to his profession.
The ferry crews on the Bayview-Aurora ferry route consider passenger safety their number one priority during a passage. Even while dealing with safety, security, and ferry maintenance, they still find time to enjoy the little things like the beautiful North Carolina sunset.
When Jean and Barr Coleman bought an old tobacco farm, they had different ideas of what to do with two run down barns on the property. Instead of demolishing them both, they were renovated and became havens for family and friends.
Winter gardening can be a satisfying and rewarding activity to get the avid gardener through the winters of North Carolina. A variety of winter flowers can provide a splash of color throughout the winter months and winter vegetables can be both decorative and delicious.