Huggins, Ritchie wed in May

Huggins, Ritchie wed in May

HIGH POINT — Mary Katherine Ritchie of High Point and Britt Alexander Huggins of Elizabethtown were united in marriage on Saturday, May 21, 2016...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


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FOR BETTER LIVING

Melons have been around for a long time. In fact, they’ve been around so long that the ancient Egyptians ate them! There are two categories of m...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


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FOR BETTER LIVING

Sipping an ice cold drink can help reduce the effects of the heat of these summer days, but those cool liquid calories can add up faster than you migh...

July 15th, 2016 |  


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July 15— Christmas in July, sponsored by the Bladen County Extension and Community Association, will take place in the Powell-Melvin Ag Center f...

July 14th, 2016 |  


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The peach has been one of the most popular fruits since ancient times. There are many varieties of peaches, and except for a few, most varieties are n...

July 8th, 2016 |  


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Freezing is one of the simplest and least time-consuming ways to preserve foods at home.Freezing does not sterilize food. The extreme cold simply reta...

July 1st, 2016 |  


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FOR BETTER LIVING

From June through September, you can enjoy the freshness and flavor of delicious locally grown cucumbers that have been picked at their peak. Slicing ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Ruan, Wilkes are married

Ruan, Wilkes are married

WALLACE — Jeremy and Sandra Wilkes were united in matrimony on Sunday, June 19, 2016, before family and friends at River Landing Country Club in...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


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FOR BETTER LIVING

Green beans are an extremely popular garden vegetable for growers across the U.S. Their popularity in this country dates back to long before European ...

June 17th, 2016 updated: June 17th, 2016. |  


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FOR BETTER LIVING

Gardens will soon be overflowing with shiny, red tomatoes, bright green peppers and string beans. Farmers’ markets will be piled high with fresh...

June 10th, 2016 |