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What Say You

One writer holds forth on the quirks, charms, and cautions of the Southern spoken word.
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Who We {Say We} Are

Are you a typical North Carolinian? The Elon University Poll asks residents about their likes, dislikes, and opinions on all things N.C.

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Travel Ideas from Our Partners: September 2014

Don’t miss these great travel ideas and specials from our partners this September.
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Local Flavor Recipe Contest: Sweet Potatoes

Submit your sweet potato recipe for a chance to win up to a $500 shopping spree at Lowes Foods.
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Q&A with Taylor Mathis

Taylor Mathis, food photographer and the blogger behind Taylor Takes a Taste, attended 35 football tailgates in 16 states between 2010 and 2012, including nine games in North Carolina. With his newfound knowledge, he wrote the (cook)book on tailgating in the South.
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Doughnut French Toast with Raspberry Syrup

Why toss your day old doughnuts when you can try this delicious twist on a breakfast classic?
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Canvas and Clay

Fine art finds a welcoming home in our state.
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When Life Was So Tender

It was still summer until Labor Day, and then, magically, it was fall, even though the gauge on the weather thermometer said no way. We wore our new fall clothes to school anyway. As soon as we got permission to
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Shag, You Say? Oh, Behave!

Our state dance will get your feet moving — just add beach music.
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Out and About: September 2014

Whether you’re looking for art, music, or food, there is plenty to do this month in North Carolina.
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