Quarterly Newsletter |

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below:

Protected: The Ride of A Lifetime

Exploring the challenges and rewards of life and love, Nicholas Sparks’ novel, The Longest Ride, gives readers all over the country a glimpse into the world of North Carolina cowboys and the art of bull riding.

And no one understands the delicate balance between courage and endurance—and cowboys—quite like Jerome Davis. It’s been 17 years since the World Champion Professional Bull Rider’s world was

... read more

Protected: Sounds of the North Carolina Music Scene

When you think North Carolina, I bet your mind doesn’t immediately go to music, right? Well, if you’re surprised, you are in good company. Mr. Eddie Ray, Director of North Carolina Music Hall of Fame, and inductee, was “amazed to learn there are so many great musical performing artists, in every genre of music, all hailing from North Carolina.”

Yes, many musicians got their start right here in The

... read more

Protected: Cozy Up With A Classic

It’s always the perfect time to hunker down with a good book, like one of the classics. Here are a couple of novels that are true page turners, no matter how many times I’ve read them.

... read more