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A Rural Practice Fights to Stay Solvent

A Rural Practice Fights to Stay Solvent

For one of the only pediatric providers in Hertford County, providing care to an underserved rural population is the dream. But the..

October 21, 2014 with 7 Comments
Rep. Jim Fulghum Dead at 70

Rep. Jim Fulghum Dead at 70

The retired neurosurgeon was a freshman representative who spent most of his time in the legislature focused on health care issues. By Rose..

July 20, 2014
To Head Medicaid, Wos Taps Trusted Aide

To Head Medicaid, Wos Taps Trusted Aide

After holding a variety of jobs within the Department of Health and Human Services, Dr. Robin Cummings will take on leading the state..

May 1, 2014
Minority Leader Martin Nesbitt Dies at 67

Minority Leader Martin Nesbitt Dies at 67

By Rose Hoban North Carolina Senate Minority Leader Martin Nesbitt, known for his slow drawl, folksy turns of phrase and occasional flashes..

March 7, 2014
A Singular Vision: The Founding of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, Part 2

A Singular Vision: The Founding of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, Part 2

Part 2 of 2: With ‘persistence, commitment, passion and irrepressibility,’ Johnny Stackhouse sees it through. Part 1 of 2 can be..

December 24, 2013
A Singular Vision: The Founding of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center

A Singular Vision: The Founding of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center

Part 1
 of 2: Through force of will, Johnny Stackhouse gathered the resources necessary to bring a first-rate burn center to the people..

December 23, 2013
Bartonella is Everywhere, So Why Don’t We Know More About It?

Bartonella is Everywhere, So Why Don’t We Know More About It?

Bartonella is a bacteria transmitted by fleas, ticks, animals, even spiders, but few people know about it. New methods for diagnosing it..

December 5, 2013
Paintings Demonstrate Local Artist’s Unique Vision

Paintings Demonstrate Local Artist’s Unique Vision

North Carolina-based artist Bowen Grayson’s paintings drip with color and emotional content. And they’ve been an important part..

September 5, 2013
Harry Groves: Championing The Rights of Seniors and Others

Harry Groves: Championing The Rights of Seniors and Others

Harry Groves often took the path of resistance, always championing the rights of the people around him. After he retired, that fight..

March 18, 2013
What Poetry Can Teach Us About the Autistic Brain

What Poetry Can Teach Us About the Autistic Brain

A professor of English teaches neurobiologists at Duke a thing or two about the brains of people with autism. By Stephanie Soucheray..

March 12, 2013
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