Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Carolina Country Vol. 34 Issue 3, Mar 2002
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David S. Cecelski has produced the first major study of slavery on the North Carolina coast, published in his book called, The Waterman’s Song. In addition to detailed descriptions of the places, society and working conditions that maritime African Americans encountered, Cecelski recounts stories of individuals who lived through these times. He also discusses the role of slave fishermen in developing the traditional fishing culture in coastal North Carolina.
North Carolina’s electric cooperatives have joined with other nuclear energy plant owners in complying with national-level guidelines for ensuring the highest possible security at nuclear-powered generating facilities. This article provides information on state nuclear plants’ response to the terrorists attack on September 11, the vulnerability of facilities to terrorism, and procedures in place to protect nuclear facilities from terrorist attacks.
Hank Smith of Carolina Country provides a gardening guide for growing vegetables, fruits, trees, shrubs, flowers, and indoor plants. Hank provides tips for each season and considers the variances among North Carolina’s regions.