Alamance County

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Burlington Housing Authority, Burlington, NC

This is one of the projects I worked on for Multimedia Journalism, one of the capstone classes for the journalism major at Elon University. I was the project manager, which meant I had to make schedules, keeps us on those schedules and berate people for not sticking to the schedule. I also wrote all of … Continue reading

Local food movement puts spotlight on area farmers

On a mild February afternoon, there wasn’t a cloud in the sky, and next to the Truitt Center for Religious Life, the scent of freshly turned earth permeated the air. A handful of students in a variety of environmental studies classes were out in the Elon Community Garden preparing plots for late winter planting. Many … Continue reading

CD sales to support ABSS art education

Alamance County musicians are a close-knit bunch. So when word got out that Elon University’s senior sound and video specialist Bryan Baker was looking for musicians to record a CD to benefit a charitable organization, he found 20 artists willing to sit down in a recording studio and make art happen. As a part of … Continue reading

Local farmer creates a buzz about bees

At his table at the Elon Community Church farmers’ market, Mike Ross displays boxes of tart muscadine grapes, bags stuffed with turnip greens and boxes of okra. A full half of the table is dedicated to squeeze bears and Mason jars topped with sticky, amber honey. Mike Ross has been a farmer all his life. … Continue reading