Digital Archive Scavenger Hunt

Digital Archive Scavenger Hunt

Try your hand at Our State‘s digital archive scavenger hunt for a chance to win a $25 gift card to the Our State Store.
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Arts & Culture

Eastern Sweet Shrub

Sweet Shrub

The smell is only the start of this plant’s story.
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Oakdale Cemetary

Always on Sunday

Designed as a park to encourage visitation, Wilmington’s Oakdale Cemetery was the first cemetery in North Carolina to be part of a national Rural Garden Cemetery Movement, a place for family to celebrate the living as well as the dead.
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Faith and Food

Faith & Food

The desire to feed is baked into the language of the church.
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Do-It-Yourself Advice for Creating Curb Appeal

Our garden and landscape experts offer advice for bringing life into a dreary front yard.
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Goji Plants

Check out this plant in gardening centers this spring.
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In the Garden with Our State

In the Garden: April 2013 Tips

Spring has arrived. Pruning, planting, and preparing are the name of the game.
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Plant This, Not That

10 little known or new plants you can use to improve your lawn and garden.
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The Dixie Diva Interview

Listen to excerpts of associate editor Sarah Perry’s interview with Victoria Livengood.
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Eric McRay

Emotional Connections

Eric McRay evokes feelings with bursts of color.
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Good-time Music

Musicians in Beaufort County created a CD filled with traditional and original old-time sounds.
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