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Fayetteville is located in the Coastal Plain at the foot of North Carolina's Piedmont plateau. The City, located adjacent to the Cape Fear River, is 107 feet above sea level. Elevations in the County range from 40 to 486 feet above sea level. The climate of Cumberland County is comparable to other communities in the Carolinas. Generally, these areas are known for their long, pleasant spring and fall seasons; a short and mild winter season; and a hot summer season. It is not unusual for temperatures to reach 80 degrees during any month of the year. Normally temperatures drop to the freezing point only at isolated ...
Bruce Walker switched on an ancient box fan and waited as it sputtered to an uneven spin. The breeze blew through the dusty and yellowed wall posters of his dimly lit shop, Flying Possum Leather. Little has changed since Walker opened the Dickson Street shop 34 years ago, including the owner’s standard telephone greeting. “Wanna buy some leather?” Walker asked when the phone rang one Thursday. His face fell, and then he interrupted the telemarketer on the other end. “No, no, I’ve dealt with the same guy for quite a while, and I’m happy with him.” Walker hung up. “These guys keep trying to ... Read More
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