Fruits Of Our Labor

Fruits Of Our Labor

Work Source West Vocational Rehabilitation opened the Fruits Of Our Labor Store in October of 2014. The store retails handmade wooden items. Decorative, Seasonal, Gifts and More. Open hours are 9am to 5pm M-F. Store Location is 220 Enola Rd Morganton NC 28655. Phone 438-6440

Hamilton Williams Moves to Renovated Building in Morganton

MORGANTON, N.C. – Hamilton Williams ClayWorks, one of the area’s top pottery studios, has relocated from Valdese to a renovated century-old building in downtown Morganton. The new location officially opened Sept. 20. It gives owner Hamilton Williams three times the square footage of his old facility and has allowed him to add a retail gallery […]

Apple Hill Orchard is a Great Destination Each Harvest Season

MORGANTON, N.C. – With 22 acres of trees producing 15 varieties, Morganton’s Apple Hill Orchard is a top pick of apple aficionados. The orchard, owned by the Prewitt family for more than a half century, has been a popular stop on the u-pick-em circuit in Western North Carolina since the late 1980s. Each year from […]

Foothills’ Latest Winery Takes Root at Established Vineyards

MORGANTON, N.C. – Silver Fork Winery, newly opened in the rolling foothills of Western North Carolina, offers wine aficionados the best of both worlds. That’s because the well-appointed facility itself is brand new, while the vineyards supplying grapes for its eight Bordeaux-style wines are more than two decades old. Owners Jennifer Foulides and Ed Wisnieski […]

Holy Shitake! Muddy Creek Farm Specializes in Mushrooms

MORGANTON, N.C. – When it comes to innovative ways to grow shitake mushrooms, Patrick Stephens is on the cutting edge. Stephens has developed several techniques at Muddy Creek Farm that have significantly improved the quantity – and quality – of the fruit. Yes, mushrooms are considered a fruit, and Muddy Creek Farm bears more than […]