Life and Style

Fashion with Heart

LolaSpirit Founder: Anny Sanchez Anny Sanchez created her lifestyle brand, LolaSpirit, to be more than a collection of colorful, artistic clothes, shoes and gifts….

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Meet & Greet: Wanda Holloway

Hometown: Alexis, North Carolina Career: I worked for the North Carolina state government as an accountant and retired after 30 years. My last position…

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Meet & Greet: Marty Woodward

Background: A year ago, I jumped off the corporate ship. Woodworking has always been my passion, so I decided to make the leap. I’ve…

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Community Pet Parade

Sophie Here is Sophie, the kitten we adopted at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, and therefore affectionately nicknamed, Corona kitty. – Jonathan Fredin,…

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Back to School, Covid-Style

Ah, nothing says back-to-school like book bags, lunch boxes, colored pencils and a worldwide pandemic. Instead of being on the hunt for the nicest…

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John Herring

Resume: I started (in Holly Springs) as a part-time officer in late 1993. A few months later there was an opening for a full-time…

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Lessons I Learned in Quarantine

Full disclosure: I am writing this in the midst of North Carolina’s stay-at-home order, eating leftover pad thai for breakfast, and my motivation tank…

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