The Sound of Dreams: American Idol

Fantasia. Scotty. Caleb. Three winners, more than any other state in the nation. And a slew of famous finalists. “American Idol” introduced the country to a new voice of North Carolina. How did this phenomenon happen?
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Signing and Singing: Sign-Language Karaoke

For the deaf and hard of hearing in North Carolina, sign-language karaoke is a way to stay connected to music.
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The Sound of Unity in a Pittsboro Church Choir

From soprano to bass, a Pittsboro church choir blends the voices — and personalities — of its members in joyful, appreciated harmony.
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Farewell, War Memorial Auditorium

After 55 years, a beloved Greensboro performance venue takes its final bow.
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This Weekend in North Carolina: September 26-28

Your weekend guide to events happening across the state.
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Lending a Hand to Stop Hunger

Join Farm Credit to lend a hand to stop hunger. Enter for a chance to win one of three $200 gift cards to Food Lion to help make your Thanksgiving extra special.
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Farm Aid 2014

Go behind the scenes with us at this year’s Farm Aid, which features the best music has to offer while remaining true to its ultimate mission: supporting farmers and strengthening American agriculture.
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Krupnikas and Tea Braised Pork

The winning recipe from the Got the Be NC Competition Dining Series 2014 Fire in the Triangle champion, Chef Dean Thompson of Flights.
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Download our 100 North Carolina Icons Checklist

Click the image below to download a PDF of the icons checklist.
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Thank you for entering!

Your entry was accepted in this year’s singer-songwriter contest presented by the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau.
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