Our State Staff

Since 1933, Our State has shared stories about North Carolina with readers both in state and around the world. We celebrate the people and places that make this state great. From the mountains to the coast, we feature North Carolina travel, history, food, and beautiful scenic photography.


Carolina Calendar: January 2017

A polar plunge. A cozy concert. A day of dancing. How will you start the new year?


Mast General Store Giveaway

Enter for a chance to win a $500 gift card to Mast General Store, with locations in Boone, Waynesville, Hendersonville, Asheville, and Winston-Salem.


Carolina Calendar: December 2016

On cold winter days, warm up with candlelight tours, fireside sales, and plenty of Christmas cheer.