Carolina Places

Friendly, Fresh and Local

Friendly, Fresh and Local

North Carolina’s farmers markets are growing, to the benefit of local communities.

Where girls and horses come for stability & healing

Where girls and horses come for stability & healing

At a certain age, girls seem to develop an affection for horses. And given the chance, it’s likely that horses return the love.

All in the Family

All in the Family

Century Farms celebrate North Carolina’s agricultural heritage

North Carolina's Lavender Landscapes

North Carolina's Lavender Landscapes

Purple perennials are more than just for show

The East Bend School Fire

The East Bend School Fire

The Yadkin County community of East Bend learned some lessons after the beloved school burned down

Discovering Caves, Falls and Cheeses

Discovering Caves, Falls and Cheeses

Fill a day exploring Linville Caverns and neighboring sites

The Portsmouth Life-saving Station

The Portsmouth Life-saving Station

An excerpt from a new illustrated history book about the southern Outer Banks.

Ocracoke ♥ Figs

Ocracoke ♥ Figs

Figs hold a special place in the hearts of Ocracokers

The final blows

The final blows

See sites where the Civil War wound down in North Carolina 150 years ago this month

The Russell Rosenwald School

The Russell Rosenwald School

A community saves a legendary African-American schoolhouse.