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Shirley Smith

Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences Hoke County Centershirley_j_smith@ncsu.edu
Street Address:116 W Prospect Ave
Raeford, NC 28376
Mailing Address:PO Box 578
Raeford, NC 28376

Recent Posts by Shirley

Pumpkins for the Holidays

Pumpkin inspired foods are a part of many holiday menus. A pumpkin’s orange pulp is a great source of …

Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Everyone is exposed to stress during their lives but some are able to deal with it better than others. …

Foodborne Illness

Spring is almost here! “Springtime” refers to the season, and broadly to ideas of rebirth, renewal and regrowth. Robin …

Block Play

Do you remember when you were young and you had a set of wooden blocks to play with? Do …

Flu Season

Last week’s storm reminded us that it’s winter. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), flu …

Fun in the Sun

As you know the days are getting longer and the weather is finally getting warmer. After a few months …

Child Abuse and Prevention

April is Child Abuse and Prevention Month. According to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina, 128,005 children were referred to …

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