Greensboro News & Record // After sitting down at the F.W. Woolworth’s lunch counter on February 1, 1960, David Richmond (left to right), Franklin McCain, Ezell Blair, and Joseph McNeil walked out and had their photo taken by Jack Moebes, a Greensboro Daily News and Greensboro Record photographer. The picture now hangs in the International Civil Rights Center and Museum.
Western North Carolina is at its most stunning when autumn arrives and the leaves burst into color. Before you head out leaf-peeping this fall, check in weekly to see what colors our experts are seeing at 22 of our favorite mountain spots.
We’ve picked a bushel of North Carolina apples in every form — from pies to pottery to cider — to enjoy from the first perfect, blue-sky day of October through chilly Halloween. That’s one for each day of the month!