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Volume 49, No. 7



Favorites 4 Viewpoints 6 Where Life Takes Us 8 More Power 10 Energy Tech 12 Carolina People 20 Carolina Bookshelf 28 Where is This? 28 Photo of the Month 30 Carolina Compass 33 Adventures 34 Energy Sense 36 On the House 38 NC Outdoors 42 Carolina Kitchen

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For the Love of History Reenactors are drawn to their hobby through a passion for the past.

The Persistent Mystery

of a Lost Colony

The fate of the 1500s Roanoke colony is still up for debate.

Searching for Lost Friends And other things you remember

On the Cover Anna Kiefer portrayed the role of camp laundress during a recent reenactment at the Alamance Battleground. Read more about Anna and other reenactors on page 14. Photo by Perfecta Visuals.


Why I heart my co-op CO-OPs

Why do you love your electric co-op? Tell us for a shot at being published in our October issue. See page 13 for details.

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