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Carolina Stories

The people, places and history that make our state great

My Hero

A movie, a dime and a hero.

Down to Earth

Carolina horsemen rediscover the joy of plowing

Amazing Sheds

These are not your garden variety potting sheds. These are amazing!

Old Fort Depot and Museum

Photography by Ashley Fetner

Agility, Stability, Stamina

The U.S. Army relies on the mule to go where other pack animals cannot go. But the mule must want to go there, too.

Henry River Mill Village

An abandoned mill village in eastern NC sets the scene for the film "The Hunger Games"

Man cave

Man cave

Michele Williams, Waxhaw, Union Power Cooperative

The Mill Town That Never Closed

How Cooleemee retained the heritage that defined its character

American know-how

helped avoid disaster at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant

Rockingham Speedway

Welcomes NASCAR back home