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.


The Seasons in Highlands: Winter

Walk beneath a waterfall, ice-skate on Main Street, and go snow-tubing on Scaly Mountain during a winter trip to Highlands.


Main Street Moments: Mint Hill

Explore a historic village, indulge in a made-from-scratch treat, and shop for treasures in this sweet small town near Charlotte.


Designing High Point: L. Moore Designs

In the epicenter of home furnishings, interior designer Leslie Moore transforms customers’ homes with a fresh new style and one-of-a-kind pieces.