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Carolina Places

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

The Battle of Hatteras Inlet

An important event early in the Civil War that histories often ignore

The Mill Town That Never Closed

How Cooleemee retained the heritage that defined its character

Grandview Overlook

Photography by Ashley Fetner

Old Fort Depot and Museum

Photography by Ashley Fetner

Henry River Mill Village

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

The value of a country life

Jacob Brooks considers his rural roots

Holiday light displays across the state

From a parade of shining boats to a giant glowing pickle