Arts & Culture


Civil War Relic Hunting with Joe Crews

Hillsborough collector Joe Crews sought to preserve a Union soldier's identity. In the process, he discovered his own.

Writer Philip Gerard Relives the Civil War

A writer revisits the personal challenges, successes, and doubts in discovering and documenting North Carolina's role in the Civil...

One Nation, Again After Johnston’s Surrender

After four years and thousands of lives lost, the war ends. (Volume 5, Part Four)

‘Pop the Cap’ Initiative Celebrates 10 Years

Ten years after North Carolina's alcohol by volume limit on beer was raised, "Pop the Cap" organizer Sean Lilly...

7 Inches from a Shark at Greensboro Science Center

As if moray eels, mummified humans, and dinosaur skeletons aren’t wildly interesting already, things are about to get a...

NC Towns Foster Friendships with Sister Cities

Many North Carolina towns have formed lasting partnerships with cities across the globe, proving it's the mutual mission of...

A Fan Until the End, and Beyond

A new study uses obituaries to find out what makes the loyal followers of college sports.

Like Learning How to Ride a Bike

A father and his two young sons explore the sights, sounds, and sometimes tastes of North Carolina.

5 Tips to Create a Natural Landscape This Spring

Gone are the days of perfectly manicured lawns as many homeowners choose to create unadulterated natural landscapes. Use these...