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Have I ever told you how much I love October?


October is my favorite month. Air temperatures begin to drop into a comfortable range but the water is still warm. Usually in October here in eastern North Carolina I can go the whole month without using the heat or air … Continue reading

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Nature’s Rewards Column – Squirrels are no dummies


Squirrels are no dummies My students have been studying wildlife management in my Natural Resources class, and the other day I summoned the kids outside to see who could find a pecan to eat. There is a large tree behind … Continue reading

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