Articles in Lifestyles
On Sunday, Nov. 19, 1944, 22-year-old Johnie Duncan of Westminster wrote his name and nearest of kin in his Army-issued New Testament. On Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, it will be back in the hands of Duncan’s family after he dropped it on a battlefield during World War II.
As a microbiologist, Linda Parsons didn’t count on becoming a stained-glass artist. The New York native dabbled here and there, but upon retirement spent more and more time with her craft and is now an invited artist at the Blue Ridge Arts Center in Seneca.
At a little more than 4,000 feet above sea level, majestic mountain views, hidden waterfalls and shopping typically dominate the scene in Highlands, N.C. But the scene will be very different this weekend as the Highlands Food and Wine Festival takes over the town.