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: October 2018

Whether you’re picking a pumpkin on a farm or strolling through town on a ghost tour, North Carolina provides a bounty of fall fun.


Carolina Renaissance Festival Getaway

Enter to win four tickets to the Carolina Renaissance Festival in Huntersville, North Carolina. Enjoy the beauty of the Lake Norman area during your visit with a two-night hotel stay, lakeside dining, and more.


NC Yam Festival Getaway

Enjoy the NC Yam festival this fall with a charming getaway to Tabor City, North Carolina.