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Tar Heel Tidbits

North Carolina facts, history, activities and more for the young (and young at heart)

All Hands on Deck!

The Battleship North Carolina is a stimulating place to visit

A Good Read: The World Ends in April

Young adult novel weaves in STEM concepts

Learn About Legendary Feats through History

Fayetteville’s Airborne & Special Operations Museum honors soldiers (and their dogs)

Coming to NC: The Wall that Heals

A replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be in Tarboro October 2019

Gain an Expert’s View of the Stars

A research site with a Cold War history is open for stargazing

Do You Know … the Apollo astronauts trained in NC?

Plus fun ways around the state to celebrate space travel

The Snyder Slugger

An American Tradition

A Good Read: Charlotte the Scientist Finds a Cure

A new children's book empowers youth to excel

Honoring Women in the Military

Female servicemembers have strengthened our country since its infancy