For more than a century, a general store has supplied residents of Caldwell County with the most essential of provisions: a sense of community.
The Height of High Country Cooking
Mountain chefs are at the top of their game at four restaurants in Boone, Blowing Rock, & Valle Crucis.
Memories of Camp Yonahlossee
Before she was an acclaimed novelist, she was a camp kid. Although it’s been long since closed, author Susan Kelly’s golden-tinged memories of Camp Yonahlossee draw her back.
Sims Country Bar-B-Que
Whether you come for barbecue or bluegrass music, this shed in Granite Falls is the place to be on Friday and Saturday nights.
Fastest Monkey in the World
The biggest, tallest, truest tale in NASCAR history happened in 1953 on a half-mile dirt track in Hickory. A monkey named Jocko Flocko beat 26 other drivers to take home the checkered flag.
Fly Fishing in North Carolina
Where well-stocked waters and gorgeous settings add up to the perfect day.