Macon schools weigh options


Gov. Roy Cooper has given his blessing for students in kindergarten through fifth grade to return to full-time, in-person instruction.

Preserving a tradition


When the COVID-19 pandemic virtually shut down the nation’s economy and forced many Americans to shelter in place this spring, some worried how they might feed themselves and their families. 

Helping Latino neighbors 


Macon County’s Latino community has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, but their neighbors have stepped up to help reduce their risk and slow the spread of the virus.