For a NASCAR wife with a champion’s heart for animals, rescuing boas, chinchillas, and miniature horses is just the beginning.
The Night Hydrogen Bombs Fell Over North Carolina
A plane carrying two hydrogen bombs crashes in Wayne County and residents rush to find and disarm the weapons.
The History of the Chatham County Rabbit
At the turn of the 20th century, rabbits in Chatham County were so popular and succulent, they made their way to menus in New England and added thousands to local revenue. Are they making a comeback?
North Carolina: The Golden State
Two centuries ago, a young boy’s accidental discovery in Cabarrus County led to the first gold rush in the United States. For 50 years, North Carolina led the nation in gold production and gave a young country a new kind of wealth.
Buffalo Bill Derailed in Davidson County
In October 1901, two trains collided near the Linwood rail station — disrupting the reign of the famous Wild West Show. But among the calamity, the importance of human kindness shone through.