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    I have become involved, along with my wife Rose (and at her suggestion), with the Hickory Museum of Art. I have to admit I have had, as far back as I can remember some interest in art. However, that interest has been gradually sharpened in the 30 years since we met. Sharing a life with someo…

      I watched a tractor hauling a piece of heavy machinery move slowly along 1st Ave. S in Conover and thought of Kelvin White. Maybe it was Kelvin at the wheel, I mused. Kelvin is considered a success story among folks at the Catawba County NCWorks office where he got help finding and funding t…

        Whether you live in an apartment or on a sprawling farm, you can have amazing container gardens, no matter how much space you have. Containers are a great way to bring beauty to your home without a lot of work or hassle to get started. Be sure to follow some simple rules, and you’ll be growi…

          The Granite Falls Garden Club presented two awards for June. Garden of the Month was awarded to Darrell Richards on Finn Street, Granite Falls.

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