October 18, 2017

The Leroy James Farmers Market Vendor of the Week is the Charley Cheng family.

The Chengs have been a vendor at the market for three years. All of their vegetables are grown in Williamston. They offer cayenne peppers, chives, spinach, bottle gourds and peanuts. The Chengs say they are best known…

Ragi helps lower risk of diabetes

October 18, 2017

Q I am prediabetic. Someone told me eating ragi would be better than eating rice. Is that true? — G.H., Winterville

A I am sure no one would have asked me this question 10 years ago, but not only do we have more diversity in our local citizenry but also greater interest in foods not grown or…

Tie Breakers rolls out an updated menu

October 18, 2017

Tie Breakers Sports Bar and Grill is a haven for sports enthusiasts, foodies and families seeking tasty food and a fun-filled night.

The newly remodeled restaurant has ample seating, three pool tables, a large bar area, a stage and dance floor, video games for the kids and video poker for the…

Does wife overshare with her parents?

October 18, 2017

Q Our son-in-law recently lodged a complaint that our daughter shared: that we are “far too involved” in their personal business. It makes him uncomfortable to know his wife talks to her parents about much of their lives.

We understand and would happily step back, but are not sure…