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John Belleme getting acupuncture
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June 17, 2012, No comments

In honor of Father’s Day, we present this portrait of Saluda resident John Belleme. A son in a traditional Italian family, Belleme shares how he struggled to find connections with his father, and how he worked to change that type of relationship with his own sons.

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We are WNC: Harold Gibson on food and home

March 21, 2012, 1 Comment

After years of drug-dealing and homelessness, Harold Gibson now lives in an apartment in Asheville, N.C., with his fiance, Rhonda Lytle. Both Harold a ...

Portrait of Maxine Wilkerson by Mike Belleme for Carolina Public Press.

We are WNC: Maxine Wilkerson on service

January 9, 2012, 3 Comments

We are WNC is a new multimedia feature from Carolina Public Press profiling interesting mountain residents. Saluda resident and pastor Maxine Wilkerso ...