Katie Quine

Quine is a digital marketing coordinator for the Grand Ole Opry and the former digital editor of Our State. She freelances from Nashville, Tennessee.


Revisiting North Carolina’s Ties to the Miracle on Hudson

Eight years after the emergency landing of US Airways Flight 1549 on New York’s Hudson River, a Charlotte passenger reflects on the events of January 15, 2009 and how the “miracle” is sealed in North Carolina’s aviation history.


Like a Local: Winston-Salem

Once strictly known as a tobacco town, the Camel City is reviving itself through technology and the arts in such a way that’s prompting the world take notice.


Like a Local: Washington

Washington sits next to the country’s second-largest estuary, a place where the tide meets the stream. An eastern North Carolina town transforms alongside its water.


30 North Carolina Ice Cream Shops We Love

Sunny days taste best when served in a cone. As you travel throughout North Carolina, use our guide to find some of the state’s most delicious ice cream.