Small Towns


My Town: Spindale

Who would have thought that goats have such an influence on the town of Spindale? Beverly Kalinowski shares her excitement about the Dairy Goat Festival and Parade.
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Train Town

Years after Spencer Shops closed, this little town in Rowan County still has a bright future in the railroad industry, thanks to a growing museum.
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Tell us about the N.C. places you call home and the places you love to visit in this website feature called “My Town.” Submit your story!
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My Town Hertford

My Town: Hertford

A lifelong resident of Hertford, Madelyn Long shares the story of a tiny town in Eastern North Carolina.
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My Town Laurinburg

My Town: Laurinburg

Tim Bullard recalls with fondness growing up in Laurinburg.
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Surf City

My Town: Surf City

Much to Susan Melton’s delight, time has moved a little slower in Surf City.
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My Town: Little Switzerland

My Town: Little Switzerland

Ann Kernahan shares the story Little Switzerland, the mountain town she’s come to call home.
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My Town Calabash

My Town: Calabash

Cathy Thomas Altman’s watery family roots go back a long way in Calabash, N.C.
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My Town Burgaw

My Town: Burgaw

Anna Humphrey Katsoulis paints a picture of Burgaw, a town rich in history and community.
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Hot Springs

In the mountains, a town gives off a peaceful feeling that’s as healing as its waters.
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