History

Renaissance Man

In 86 years of life in North Carolina, Billy Arthur has pretty much done it all.

Civil War Series

Writing the War

A Catawba County native becomes a trusted correspondent in a time when battle stories are sensational. (Volume 3, Part 5)

History

The Getaway

A Yankee fighting for the South is taken as a prisoner of war. (Volume 3, Part 4)

History

Tales of North Carolina Field Trips

Each year, our state’s fourth graders examine North Carolina’s history for a state-mandated project. But one mother found plenty for the family to learn, too.

History

Religion in the Ranks Chapter II of II

The passion of one minister, the Rev. Alexander Davis Betts, pushes him to great lengths with the 30th North Carolina regiment. (Volume 3, Part 2)

History

Hell and High Water: The Flood of 1916

The flood of 1916 broke every record in the book. The death and destruction it caused in Western North Carolina defined flooding for an entire generation of survivors, and their stories live on nearly 100 years later.

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