Jeanie Groh

Jeanie Groh, a student at Gardner-Webb University, is currently studying communications with an emphasis in public relations. During the summer of 2012, Jeanie interned with the Public Affairs Division through the North Carolina Youth Advocacy and Involvement State Government Internship Program.

Blackberry Day Friday at WNC Farmers Market

By on June 29, 2012

Independence Day is just five days away, so it’s time to stock up on all the essentials for your Fourth of July feast. Local farmers markets across North Carolina are brimming with all the fresh produce you will need to

Busy weekend at the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market

By on June 22, 2012

Like summer, things are heating up at local farmers markets across the state as we begin to ease into the peck of the season. They’ll be bringing the best of their fresh produce so, swing by your closest farmers market

Blueberry Day

By on June 15, 2012

It’s peak blueberry season in North Carolina, and the State Farmers Market in Raleigh was the place to celebrate.  Blueberry season stretches from May to mid-July, so they are plentiful and delicious right now. In addition to a plentiful selection

Chugging for Charity

By on June 12, 2012

Today was Livestock Lobby Day at the General Assembly, which means it was also the annual Legislative Milk-Chugging Contest. Armed with just straws and half-pints of milk, the competition pitted members of the N.C. Senate and members of the N.C.