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Carolina Places

Every spot in North Carolina has a story to tell. Here are a few.

Lake Lure Flowering Bridge

A gateway to somewhere beautiful

The Bell Island Fishing Pier

New life for a pier where fishing has been a tradition for generations.

The Mysterious Brown Mountain Lights

There’s no explanation of why you see lights in these mountains at night

The Russell Rosenwald School

A community saves a legendary African-American schoolhouse.

Goat milk soap

Photography by Ashley Fetner

Still natural after all these years

50 years later, Sunset Beach still likes things the way they are