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Quiz: Where’s Your Perfect N.C. Mountain Destination?

Take this quiz to find out which destination is your perfect getaway. Inspired by the North Carolina mountains and presented by Great Outdoor Provision Co.
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Jug Tucker Band: Bluegrass at the Beach

Jug Tucker draws inspiration from both sides of our state.
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Friday Night Football

On fall Friday nights, communities gather under stadium lights to root for our sons and grandsons, and cheer along with our daughters and neighbors. Win or lose, we celebrate the successes of the current generation, and revel in the glory of past gridiron stars.
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Dance All Night at the Asheville Ballroom

For dancers, numbers are second nature. On Friday nights at the Asheville Ballroom, the fun begins when one, two, three, four takes over.
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Racing at Ace Speedway

When the future of Ace Speedway was in doubt, one of its best drivers took over and brought the aging asphalt back to life.
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Friday Night Music: Bynum General Store and The Carolina Inn

At two beloved Triangle landmarks — Bynum General Store and the Carolina Inn — the music plays on.
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5 Things Every North Carolinian Should Do in September

From The Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra to the Carolina Mountains Literary Festival in Burnsville, read the 5 things to do in N.C. from our September 2013 issue.
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Gaston County Fish Camps

What makes these fish camps different from regular seafood restaurants. We’ll tell you, and share 13 fish camps you shouldn’t miss.
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Judy Goldman: Writing to Understand

Words serve as a tool for a Charlotte author to make sense of a complicated family relationship.
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Inspiration, Everywhere for Douglas Hoover

An Archdale artist finds beauty in everyday life and scenery.
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Williamston

Deep family ties, a sense of community, and a strong agricultural history have helped this eastern North Carolina town retain its vibrancy, even amid hard times.
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