Strains of African-American music beat in the deep heart of bluegrass, from the African-derived tones of the five-string banjo to the blue notes that give the music its characteristic lonesome sound.
The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. was confirmed Tuesday in a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas – a sign of the far-reaching impact of the out-of-control epidemic in West Africa.
The state's most recent gun law may allow concealed firearms at the upcoming NC State Fair, where they have long been forbidden. Grass Roots North Carolina, an advocate for gun owners, plans to file a legal action establishing the right to carry ...
Bob Garner has a new book, "Foods That Make You Say Mmm-mmm," and has book events in Raleigh...
Musicians, fans, performers, and bluegrass pilgrims