Vendor of the week: High Hill Hacienda
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
The Leroy James Farmers Market vendor of the week is High Hill Hacienda.
Bob and Joan Kelly of High Hill Hacienda, a small farm in Greenville, offer a selection of dried herbs at the market, including culinary herbs and herbs for teas.They also offer a creamy dried carrot soup.
The Kellys are working on growing their planting repertoire with the expectation of bringing more fresh herbs to market next year. They also hope to bring blueberries and muscadine grapes from their farm in Goldsboro next year.
The Leroy James Farmers Market is at 4560 County Home Road. Hours are from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The Farmers Market Nutrition Education Program presents a healthy cooking demonstration from 8 a.m.-noon each Saturday. This week’s demonstration will feature watermelon. Samples and recipes of the prepared dish will be available. For more information, visit www.pittcountync.gov/599/Farmers-Market.
The Ayden-Grifton Chargers volleyball team celebrated senior night by defeating South Lenoir Wednesday to improve to 19-1 on the season.
The Chargers (11-0 in league play) won in straight sets, 25-13, 25-8 and 25-19.
The match marked the final time seniors Jordan Cannon, Zion Hardy and Kristen…