How To Choose Windshield Wipers

windshield wiper in rain
Aren’t all windshield wipers the same? No, they’re not. In addition to various brands, you’ll find a wide assortment of sizes and shapes. So, before you invest in the wrong product, use this guide. That way, you’ll end up with the wiper blades designed for your specific vehicle. At Doug... [read more]

DIY Your Home With These Fall Crafts

White pumpkin with painted leaves and the word fall on a table with paint, paint brushes, and fall sweaters
Beyond the beautiful leaves changing colors and the smell of home-baked goodies, fall is a time when many people decorate their homes. If this is something you enjoy, there’s no need to spend money buying items. Instead, you can make crafts that look incredible. Although you can find thousands of... [read more]

How To Combat Your Cold This Fall

sick family blowing noses
Especially after a long, hot summer, fall is a welcomed relief. Not only do the outside temperatures get cooler, but also, the landscape changes beautifully. Unfortunately, this is also the time of year when many people come down with a cold. Because you want to enjoy fall and all the... [read more]

6 Tips For Fall Lawn Care

Mother and son playing in backyard with gardening equipment
When driving around, it’s easy to see who works hard in their yards and who doesn’t. At the first sign of spring, many people begin to work on their yard by weeding, fertilizing, and mowing. However, they don’t do all the work during those two seasons. A great way to... [read more]

Is It Time To Replace Your Battery?

technician checks car battery
Car batteries can last a long time but eventually, lose their ability to recharge. And since your car battery is essential, you can’t overlook it when it starts to fail. It can be so inconvenient to come out from a long day of work or with groceries from the store... [read more]

Plan Your Labor Day Menu

Enjoying 4th July BBQ hamburger
While the warm weather continues in many places, Labor Day can feel like summer’s last hurrah. Many people love to get together with family and friends and celebrate with a cookout. Of course, one of the best parts of Labor Day is the food, full of delicious flavors from on... [read more]

Don’t Sleep On Establishing A Back-To-School Routine

little kids running into school
During the summer, it’s easy to slip into a more relaxed way of living. Many of us get up a little later in the morning and might ease up a little at bedtime. But when it’s time to go back to school, creating a healthy sleep routine is crucial. In... [read more]

Chow Down On Some Country Cooking At Ballards Crossroads Grill

Homemade Fried Green Tomatoes
Surrounded by farm country, Ballards Crossroads Grill also doubles as a down-home convenience store. Just 10 minutes from downtown Farmville at the intersection of Ballard’s Crossroads Road and US-13, Ballards Crossroads Grill offers comforting home cooking. Fuel up your car and empty stomach with all-day breakfast, classic hot lunch specials,... [read more]

Setting Rules For Teen Drivers

handsome young man driving
For many teens in Farmville, NC, the day to get a driver’s license can’t come soon enough. In addition, this event is important for parents who can now rely on someone else in the family to drive. However, accidents on the road among teen drivers are higher in numbers than... [read more]

Dorm Room Essentials For Your College Freshman

father and college student moving
Going off to college is an exciting time for parents and students. However, it is also a time of significant transition and unfamiliarity. For many students, it is likely the first time they will ever be living away from home. To help them feel comfortable and settle in well to... [read more]