Eastern

Like a Local: Washington

Washington sits next to the country’s second-largest estuary, a place where the tide meets the stream. An eastern North Carolina town transforms alongside its water.

Eastern

City Portrait: Wilson

Here, scrap metal becomes fanciful whirligigs, and tobacco leaves — once the foundation of this eastern North Carolina city — become functional artwork.

Guides

Carolina Calendar: August 2016

Our festivals, shows, and events speak to our traditions and our identities — like the bake-off at the annual Ocracoke Fig Festival.

Central

Like a Local: Davidson & Cornelius

Though Davidson and Cornelius neighbor each other, the two Mecklenburg County towns are hardly cut from the same cloth. They beautifully coexist, but each town still stands out on its own.

Eastern

City Portrait: Goldsboro

Wherever you go in this Wayne County city, you’ll find yourself crossing railroad tracks.