Byron Johnston, a firefighter for the city of Durham, glances into a controlled burn on 15-501.
Nelson Chavis cleans out a room in a Habitat For Humanity home in central Durham. The program helps to build homes for people in need.
Danielle Neofotis embraces her teammate as the Carolina Courage take on Washington at the SAS Soccer Complex.
Nick Parada watches while his mother and sister inspect the standardized tests he’ll be taking as he starts high school.
Luis Gomez stretches out for a ball in the outfield of the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in late summer.
Students from N.C. State play basketball on the courts outside of Carmichael Gymnasium before they were torn down and moved inside.
Darian Durant is dragged down by an N.C. State defender, Sterling Hicks, in the UNC loss in 2002.
Tom Regan, a philosophy professor at N.C. State, is an animal rights advocate, framed by the animals of Noah.
John Gardie, a firefighter with the county of Durham, enters a controlled burn off of Cornwallis Road.
David Younts, a boy who was born with malformed arms, eats with his feet, manipulating food just as easily with his toes as he would with hands. Duke University is working with him to create a tricycle that he can safely ride.
David Thronen avoids NC State defenders on the rainy turf of Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, VA.
John Gardie looks into a burning home before deploying a team of men to control it.
Children gather outside the Durham Rescue Mission for a charity project.
Jose Ruiz is the new head of El Centro Hispano in downtown Durham.
East Hope battles the Northwood Chargers in high school soccer.
Students from Durham High School gather to mourn the death of Robert Dagnon, a student killed in a car accident.
The Wolfpack celebrates a win over the Tar Heels in Kenan Stadium in 2003.
Carl Gaskins forms a vase in the N.C. State Craft Center underneath Thompson Theatre.
Anthony Grundy celebrates with Wolfpack fans who crowded the sidewalks around Reynolds Coliseum after the men’s basketball team beat Carolina in Chapel Hill.
Mike Kryzewski, men’s basketball coach at Duke, reached 903 wins.
The Washington Freedom, led by UNC standout Mia Hamm, takes on the Carolina Courage in Cary, NC.
Marlon Owens waits to graduate with his classmates at Hillside High School in Durham.
Robert Kochersberger teaches English at N.C. State University.
The Orange County EMS plays a vital role in emergency preparedness in Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Without this group of individuals working tirelessly around the clock, the county would not enjoy the same safety net that ensures people in dire situations meet with proper medical care and evaluation. During their shifts, these people help to keep up safe. While they’re not driving ambulances, administering medical care or communicating with doctors, they live the same lives as many of us: parenting children, enjoying time with friends and taking deserved rest from their jobs. This is their story.