Whether beachgoers, homeowners, or storm trackers, North Carolinians know better than to be complacent about hurricanes.
North Carolina’s nickname, “The Tar Heel State,” is inextricably linked to the people who’ve called this place home.
Furniture design is ever-changing. The same is true of the High Point Market, now in its second century of making history — and expansions.
From a medieval helmet to Johnny Reb’s bayonet, a Salisbury craftsman — forger, tailor, tanner — is dedicated to historical accuracy.
Hillsborough collector Joe Crews sought to preserve a Union soldier’s identity. In the process, he discovered his own.
A writer revisits the personal challenges, successes, and doubts in discovering and documenting North Carolina’s role in the Civil War.
After four years and thousands of lives lost, the war ends. (Volume 5, Part Four)
Hidden for decades behind a wall in the mayor’s office, the discovery of the town’s oldest barbecue pits is jogging a city’s collective memory.
Wayne Schmitt, a reader from Concord, asked us, “What is so high about High Point?” His question got us thinking: What are the stories behind weird town names in North Carolina?