Feb. 20, 2013 08:50
This week’s cover model Carly Dukes does not look like the nervous type when it comes to tattooing. But, she says, “I get nervous and throw up before I get each tat.” She has a range of work — from her favorite, the queen of hearts, to her first, a butterfly commemorating a lost friend, Dukes endures the process....
Feb. 13, 2013 09:28
This Valentine’s Day, Wooten Gough and other activists in immigrant and LGBT rights organizations are partnering to spread the love. Gough, who is part of el Cambio and GetEQUAL NC, said several groups are coming together to issue several demands....
Feb. 6, 2013 09:46
When UNCG professor Saundra Westervelt and Kimberly Cook agreed to start working on this book more than a decade ago, little had been written about what happens to death-row inmates after they are exonerated....
Jan. 30, 2013 08:39
We joke about PR being the dark side of journalism, but it’s difficult to cast Carla Kucinski’s move from Go Triad....
Jan. 23, 2013 10:07
Scotty Bonds can trace his interest in cooking back that far, when his dad started showing him around the kitchen. Bonds began making desserts with a Martha Stewart snickerdoodle recipe, moving on to cupcakes when he grew bored with the simplicity of cookies....
Jan. 16, 2013 09:13
Brittany Carroll always wanted to be a teacher because she wanted to make a difference in her community and she saw the positive impact teachers had on her life — until her eyes were opened to the world of nonprofits. She thought nonprofits could reach greater numbers and decided to steer her career in that direction....
Jan. 9, 2013 09:36
Monica Reid used to be morbidly obese. She thought the meaning of life was merely to exist. She lacked courage and confidence in herself, and didn’t think there was anything she could do to change. Then she began working out at the Kraze Fitness Center in Winson-Salem....
Jan. 3, 2013 10:33
April Hartsook wears many hats: accomplished ultraendurance athlete, Ironman triathlete, motivational speaker, model, mother of three and owner and trainer of April Hartsook LLC. Her very first mentor, Jon Blais, was the only man diagnosed with ALS Lou Gehrig’s Disease and to complete the Ironman — a 2....
Dec. 26, 2012 09:14
Jim Rumley and his family were huge on Christmas. About 18 years ago, Jim’s stepmom bought a great Santa suit but needed someone to dress up in it for their family Christmas party. Jim finally agreed, fell in love, and has been Santa Claus ever since....
Dec. 19, 2012 08:45
Jeff Parrett grew up with a special love for the Christmas season. His favorite part was decorating his home inside and out and seeing it transform to a winter wonderland. He is the youngest of six, and he and his siblings had to wait until 3 a.m. before they could open their presents on Christmas morning....

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