All in Around Town

Farmer's Market Update for 5-11-2019

Goodbye to asparagus and henpeck, but hello to sharp head cabbage, broccoli, turnip roots with tops, fresh green onions, strawberries, Florida tomatoes, fresh eggs, local honey, pork skins and rinds, fried peanuts, local crafts and the following specialty vegetables from Brothers Farm.

Farmer's Market Update for 4/27/2019

In addition to all the excitement of the Homegrown event, there will be lots of delicious strawberries, asparagus, turnips, mustard and henpeck, along with many specialty vegetables grown by Brothers Farm. Our special guests will be Kelly Tyndall from the Cooperative Extension Office, who will explain the merits of and sample some dishes from the Mediterranean Diet. Chloe Albritton will bring freshly baked baguettes which can be had for a donation to her latest project.

Farmer's Market Update for 4/20/2019

Finally! There are strawberries and asparagus and arugula at the market, and they are delicious! Also, there will be sweet potatoes, kale, rutabagas and turnips. TJ Designs will be there with her handmade wreaths and crafts. Rodney, the pork skin man, will be in his booth selling pork skins, pork rinds and fried peanuts on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. If you are on the Keto Diet, these snacks are meant for you.

Lenoir Committee of 100 membership drive

The 2019 membership drive is off to a promising start! Most recently, Susan Myers, with Eastern Carolina Broadband joined the Lenoir Committee of 100 as a Gold Level member ($1,000). "We are excited to have new businesses in the community participating and supporting our drive.