Central

Time Stands Still in Old Salem

When Winston and Salem became Winston-Salem, a rustic town of Germanic origins could have been lost to time and punctuation. But today one thing remains the same as it was in the 18th century: Old Salem.

Central

A Sweet Potato Sampler

Go beyond the basic baked sweet potato with these four places to try our official state vegetable.

Central

Crossroads Cafe

In a community so small it lacks its own ZIP code, residents find identity at Byrum’s.

Central

Preservation Villages: Old Salem Graveyard

We remember who came before us and what they did and where they lived. We respect our past, and we preserve it. We recognize those who spend their time restoring our heritage. In Old Salem, archaeologists bring respect to 131 lost graves.

Western

How One Hickory Man Preserved an 1800s Ghost Town

We remember who came before us and what they did and where they lived. We respect our past, and we preserve it. We recognize those who spend their time restoring our heritage. In Hickory, a man builds a village.

Eastern

Preservation Villages: Corolla Village

We remember who came before us and what they did and where they lived. We respect our past, and we preserve it. In Corolla, a woman gives the town its own schoolhouse again.

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