From Campfire to Winery

Kevin Moore grew-up on the farm where Rock Of Ages Winery & Vineyard now sits. With an Economics degree from N. C. State University, Moore worked as a stockbroker, but later got into the import business. He then opened Hard Rock Marble & Tile in Hillsborough, NC, which he operated with his wife, Kim. But a dream of producing wine led Moore to begin planting grapes. He obtained a degree from Surry Community College in Enology and Viticulture. Moore began construction on the winery in November 2005. He served as general contractor and laborer. In addition to all his other…... read more »


Uptown Roxboro Holiday Shopping

Gift giving season is here, and this year more than ever you may be looking for ways to support small local businesses while also avoiding crowded stores and malls. Make Uptown Roxboro NC your shopping destination - you are sure to find something for everyone on your list!1.The Shops of Hall's Way is Roxboro's own all indoor "mini mall" - a one stop destination for locally made artisan gifts, CBD products, and bakery items. An Artisan's Emporium is a storefront for local and regional artists and crafters and offers a wide variety of gift items from pottery, jewelry, clothing, skin…... read more »


Fall, But Make it Socially Distanced

1. Hyco Lake CampingExperience the views and adventure of Hyco Lake in the fall by reserving your very own camp site. RV and Primitive camping is available, and for those more inclined to a Cottage, they have those as well. While you are there you may even want to take advantage of the Disc Golf course or Natural Learning Area. Pricing and reservation information can be found on the link below. 2. Tour at Sunset Ridge Buffalo FarmSunset Ridge, located 35 miles outside of Durham and Chapel Hill, has been in the Pleasant family for 200 years. Follow the link…... read more »