How can such a simple summertime pleasure say so much about the history of the Sandhills, and tradition, and being happy with what you’ve got?
You’re never too old to get swept up in the magic of a summer night in North Carolina.
St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Bath is North Carolina’s oldest church. For nearly three centuries, people have come to pray, to remember, and to befriend.
What’s in a name? A lot: This bird’s moniker describes its appearance and how it fishes.
It’s easy to get lost in the enigma of Carolina Bays, but even easier to explore these mysterious bodies of water.
A writer’s surroundings often influence his or her earliest work. A young Thomas Wolfe, for example, was famously inspired by his hometown, Asheville. Here, some of our state’s best-known writers show us where they started.
From a white-walled, light-filled living room on a hillside come larger-than-life oil paintings that delight the eye and tease the brain.
The backdrop is beautiful, but it’s the people of Manteo and Wanchese who bring this place its charm.
A former hunting lodge at Lake Mattamuskeet symbolizes Hyde County’s heyday — and maybe its future.