When art lovers in Yadkinville repurposed a long-empty building downtown, they got the cultural anchor they knew had been missing.
Demands for higher pay and a 40-hour workweek ignite a furor in Gastonia in 1929.
The achievements chronicled at the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame elicit “Where were you?” queries from older generations, and “Who’s that?” exclamations from young fans. Coach Bill Guthridge has an answer to both questions: That’s him on the sidelines.
The cardinal represents North Carolina, but maybe a vanished breed should be our state bird.
These historic kitchens represent a portrait of life in North Carolina when function was fundamental.
For about 10 days in 1917 and 1918, the waters from the Great Dismal Swamp to the Outer Banks iced over, trapping humans, animals, and boats. Eastern NC lay paralyzed, waiting for the thaw.
The results are in! See the winners of this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards.
The bodies of thousands of Confederate soldiers lie stretched across a battlefield in Pennsylvania, and the smell of death — and defeat — lingers in the air. (Volume 4, Part 1)
An active childhood imagination shapes a lifelong love of North Carolina through visits to two beloved landmarks, one in Wilmington, the other in Asheville.