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The Most Patriotic Man in North Carolina

Americans love Old Glory. We proudly wave it, pledge our allegiance to it, and honor it as often as...

Purple Sweet Potato Mousse with Maple Bourbon Honey Syrup and Graham Cracker Crust

Awe your dinner guests with this delectable dessert created by the Got the Be NC Competition Dining Series 2014...

Fried Green Tomatoes

If you like your tomatoes green, make sure to try out food blogger Steve Gordon's take on this Southern...

Crab Annie Recipe

New Orleans has "Crawfish Monica," but what about North Carolina? Steve Gordon gets creative in the kitchen and offers...

Beach Ball: The Morehead City Marlins

College baseball players from across the country come to small Southern towns like Morehead City for a taste of...

To Be Rather Than to Seem

Even though our state motto is Latin, nothing is lost in translation.

The Crater

The Union Army’s plan to explode a mine succeeds, but the confederate counterattack proves more deadly. (Volume 4,...

Summer 2014 Soundtrack

A North Carolina summer sounds like no other. While fireflies and fireworks light up the evening skies, we invite...

Mint Julep Jazz Band: Live at Our State

Durham's Mint Julep Jazz Band turns the Our State library into a dance hall.