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.


11 Our State Recipes You Loved in April

Vanilla honey cake, cheerwine barbecued chicken, and broccoli cauliflower salad were among your favorite recipes in April. Find out what else made the list.


For the Love of Scotland

Through its dances, music, and education outreach, Highland Echoes helps preserve the Scottish traditions that are deeply rooted in North Carolina.


Carolina Calendar: May 2019

From dragon boat races to local farmers markets, your curated monthly guide to events across North Carolina.