Jaime Dearco digs a ditch as Jorge Gonzalez works from a trackhoe on January 15, 2020 in Winston-Salem, NC. Dearco and Gonzalez work for Southeast Connection, LLC of Kernersville, NC, which has worked on several new developments in the surrounding area.(photo by Janis M. Grainger)


Michael Ervin places chicken in a wood smoker at the Gumtree Fire & Rescue in Winston-Salem, NC on November 9, 2019. Michael Ervin cooked 700 chicken halves for the Port-A-Pit Chicken Fundraiser to support the fire department. (photo by Janis M. Grainger)