Authors Posts by Melissa Slaven Warren

Melissa Slaven Warren

Melissa is a freelance writer who lives in Sunset Beach. She earned her BA in English and Masters in Liberal Studies from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. She’s been a freelance business writer, feature article author, non-fiction essayist, technical editor, entrepreneur, product and brand manager. Her work has appeared in Our State magazine and she is a regular contributor to local publications. In her spare time, Melissa enjoys water sports and coastal living with her husband Bill and 110 lb. rescue dog, aptly named Bear.

Reverend Gaylian Barbour is Keeping Hope Alive in Navassa

Mt Calvary AME Navassa NC
Despair can take many forms these days: terrorism, racism, grief, divorce, poverty, and even the threat of war. But according to Reverend Gaylian Barbour,...

New Businesses 2016

New Businesses in Leland 2016
New businesses are popping up all over Leland, offering residents a greater range of services and products than ever. PHOTOGRAPHY BY Megan Deitz The entrepreneurial spirit...