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.


Winston-Salem Open Getaway

Enter to win a one-night stay and tickets to finals weekend of the Winston-Salem Open. Watch top tennis pros compete to become the Winston-Salem Open Champion.


7 Tasty Tomato Traditions

Dancing tomatoes, parades and pageants, tomato beer and tomato ice cream: When the summer sun is shining, fans of this juicy, red fruit gather to share smiles and laughs at events across the state.