Here She Is

In 75 years, the Miss North Carolina Pageant has transformed from a swimsuit contest into a scholarship contest....

Indivisible: Chang and Eng Bunker

Siamese twins Chang and Eng Bunker tour the world fascinating audiences. After a life in the limelight, they settle...

North Carolina’s Sweet Potato Queen

One teacher and a group of fourth graders in Wilson believed we needed a state vegetable. So they wrote...

A Sweet Potato Sampler

Go beyond the basic baked sweet potato with these four places to try our official state vegetable.

Feeding An Army

Military cook Brandon Akins has learned that no matter where he is around the world or what food he...

Remembering the Old Homeplace

A house is more than a building. As we live in a place, we connect with it. As we...

Crossroads Cafe

In a community so small it lacks its own ZIP code, residents find identity at Byrum's.

Apples in a Glass: McRitchie Winery & Ciderworks

A nice complement to our food is a cider made in Thurmond with our apples.

Finest Plate in Town

Classic dishes remind a daughter of her parents’ Mooresville restaurant.