Carolina Places

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

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

Century Farms celebrate North Carolina’s agricultural heritage

The East Bend School Fire

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

Lake Lure Flowering Bridge:

A gateway to somewhere beautiful

Ocracoke ♥ Figs

Figs hold a special place in the hearts of Ocracokers

The final blows

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

The Russell Rosenwald School

A community saves a legendary African-American schoolhouse.

Goat milk soap

Photography by Ashley Fetner