In Rowan County, a few dozen working-class folks invested a little bit of money in a fledgling grocery store. Decades later, their investments were worth millions, and helped preserve their small town.
Autumn comes a little later in our southern mountains, meaning that this artistic, historic, and beloved village holds its color — and its colorful charm — longer into the season.
Not every mountain ’ville has an aquarium and 30 restaurants — plus bears and a forest — on Main Street.
Fall is in full swing in North Carolina, and we’re celebrating with autumnal festivals, music conventions, Halloween extravaganzas, and more.
The 3,000-year-old woman who once captivated generations of Statesville children — and helped launch the city’s first cultural arts center more than a half-century ago — has returned to claim the cultural spotlight and, in the process, revitalize the downtown museum she calls home.
From Washington to Wilmington and everywhere in between, there’s no shortage of coastal festivities to enjoy this fall.
Getting to Portsmouth Island from Ocracoke has never been easy, but one family has made it possible for the past 40 years. Will the next generation continue the tradition? Time will tell.
In a forgotten corner of Gaston County, a pastor and his wife are trying to bring a tiny community back to life.
Where two rivers meet, North Carolina’s first capital bridges the distance between past and present.