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First Place | News Photo Story Travis Long, The News & ObserverConnie Manning poses for a portrait with her son Carnelius Manning, 7, at her cinder block home in Red Springs where she lives with her husband and four children. Manning's electric bill averages more than $500 per month. The family pays $350 per month in rent.

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Travis Long, The News & Observer 

Connie Manning poses for a portrait with her son Carnelius Manning, 7, at her cinder block home in Red Springs where she lives with her husband and four children. Manning's electric bill averages more than $500 per month. The family pays $350 per month in rent.