Entries by Hal Goodtree

CaryCitizen: Roundtable at the Governor’s Mansion

Story and photos by Hal Goodtree. Raleigh, NC – A small group of journalists from across the state gathered at the Executive Mansion in Raleigh on Thursday to spend an hour chatting with North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue. CaryCitizen was there. The State Budget Many questions revolved around the coming budget for North Carolina. The State […]

Video: Cary Plumbing Radio Jingle

Cary, NC – This is the second installment in our series on radio jingles created by Cary Players for the production of “Yes, Virginia.”“Jingles,” of course, are short, catchy songs written specially for advertisers to promote their products or services. This second clip is for Cary Plumbing. You can also find it on YouTube. Credits […]

Garrison Keillor Likes Ashworths

Guy Noir needed a raincoat Saturday night as Garrison Keillor brought A Prairie Home Companion to Booth Amphitheatre. The sky drizzled all evening with umbrellas periodically opening and closing across the great lawn like a field full of moths. But the weather couldn’t dampen the fun for the packed house, there to hear Keillor’s witty and nostalgic show.