K McKay

K McKay is the digital content writer at Our State. She is a graduate of Elon University, and was the spring 2017 digital intern at Our State. K loves meeting readers as she travels across the state, and is always ready to try a new restaurant.


Like a Local: Forest City & Bostic

In these small-town, foothills communities, businesses are run by the people, for the people. From handmade doughnuts to craft distilled malt whisky, these towns thrive on both tradition and originality.


Best-Kept Secrets in the Triad: Divine Llama Vineyards

Divine Llama Vineyards pairs fine wines with friendly llamas in the Yadkin Valley. Llamas and wine, you ask? It may seem like a quirky mix, but the unique experience enthralls and attracts visitors from across the state.


Hidden Gems of the Lower Cape Fear River Region

It’s no secret that our southern coast is rich with tourist attractions. Like the river, we’re winding through the region and shining the spotlight on a few lesser-known local treasures.


A Sneak Peek at the Our State Public House at the 2017 N.C. State Fair

Our State Editor in Chief Elizabeth Hudson caught up with the Commissioner of Agriculture Steve Troxler about an exciting addition to our beloved N.C. State Fair this year: the Our State Public House, which will offer dozens of rotating beers and wines from around North Carolina.