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Carolina Compass

Get out and enjoy North Carolina! These stories should help get you started.

Where’s the Cheese?

In western North Carolina, a new guide helps you find people who make, sell and serve local cheeses

Discovery Place KIDS — Rockingham

Where kids “CAN Be Anything.”

The black experience

Sites across the state explore African-American history year-round

Holiday light displays across the state

From a parade of shining boats to a giant glowing pickle

Grandview Overlook

Photography by Ashley Fetner