More From Lifestyles

September 23, 2017

Elizabeth City resident Godgive Umozurike is one of the 25 East Carolina University students named a Residential Scholar for the 2017-2018 year.

Godgive is entering her sophomore year at ECU and is planning to earn a degree in public health studies.

The Residential Scholars program is a scholarship…


September 23, 2017

Bobby Riggs was a 55-year-old tennis hustler. A retired world champion who had won Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, and was runner up at the French Championships.

Billy Jean King was pretty good herself, having won 39 Grand Slam titles. For three years, she was the United States’ captain in the…

September 22, 2017

Winter squash is finally nearing maturity after spending 80 to 100 days growing in the family garden. What is not generally known, though, is that these hard-shelled vegetables can be such softies when handled. That increases the odds of spoilage while they're in storage.

"Broken skin allows…

Gardening Storing Squash

September 22, 2017

They are not overly common around here, but scouring rushes can add a different texture to a perennial garden. Some people know them as horsetails. In the wild they usually grow along stream beds.

These unusual plants don’t have flowers or seeds. They also don’t have true leaves. Hollow…

September 21, 2017

Museum of the Albemarle has opened a new exhibit spotlighting local racing legend Kevin Harrell and the powerboat that won him national championships.

275 stories in Lifestyles. Viewing 271 through 275.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 28 of 28
        Next Page»   Last Page»