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International correspondent opens up on time with NPR

Carrie Kahn

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

March 16, 2018

“I’ll go.” It was this two-word message that NPR international correspondent Carrie Kahn sent to her editors in Miami before boarding a red-eye flight to Haiti. Kahn was the first NPR reporter to arrive in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake struck. “It was tough,” said Kahn. “I had...

Knitting teacher spreads art one stitch at a time

While waiting for students to arrive at her knitting class, Carol Phillips, a resident of Jamestown and knitter for 50 years, works on her latest creation, a lace blue shawl, at the Hemphill Branch Library. Photo by Praveena Somasundaram/The Guilfordian

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

January 26, 2018

Name an article of clothing, from a lace dress to a Doctor Who-inspired scarf, and Jamestown resident Carol Phillips has probably knitted it at some point in her life. Originally from New Orleans, Phillips has been teaching knitting at the Hemphill Branch Library in Greensboro for about 10 years,...