In this town built on tobacco and education, a new generation of residents seeks to preserve their town’s history and caring community.
Tar Heel Towns
Far away and high above, drift into the landscape and stories of this tiny mountain village.
The tiny town north of Asheville carves out its own identity, using the hands and personalities of its people.
With the help of committed residents, a mill village along the banks of the Haw River flourishes again with renovated condominiums, quirky puppet-makers, delicious sandwiches at the General Store, and a healing atmosphere.
Downtown Asheboro's arts center features Les Caison III.
Hip new restaurants, art galleries, outdoor sculptures, and some determined native sons and daughters have turned downtown into a place to be.