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Carolina Stories

The people, places and history that make our state great

Bright Ideas in Action

Education grants spark inspiration across NC

A Taste of the Pirate's Life

Legends live on at Beaufort Pirate Invasion

Keenan Jenkins

This musician of wandering to declarative styles uses music in his search for self

Fun on a Nickel

Five simple yet meaningful activities for grandchildren

Folk Art Country

The need to create is a North Carolina tradition

Saddle Up and Read

Caitlin Gooch is an equestrian encouraging children to achieve literary excellence

Lady Pirates of the Carolina Coast

The storied lives of Anne Bonny and Mary Read

Helping Students Learn and Grow

Principal Laurie Strope is inspiring students in Onslow County

Jugtown Family Traditions

Bayle Owens is a fifth-generation potter

Adventures in Agritourism

Visit a local farm and learn more about the food on your plate

Witnessing Government in Action

Students make new friends and find inspiration on the 2022 Youth Tour

Breaking Barriers Through Recreation

ACCESS of Wilmington is helping those with disabilities stay active

Carteret County Teacher Inspires Next Generation of Leaders

Marsha Sirkin has been awarded Bright Ideas Grant impacting 6300 students

Donna Everhart

This NC author captures the essence of hard country living in her historical Southern fiction

On Location at NC Filming Sites

Explore NC locations from the silver screen