Tar Heel Tidbits - Carolina Country

Tar Heel Tidbits

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

A Warm Welcome for Hockey

A sampling of ice rinks around the state

Getting to Know Margaret Nygard and the Eno River

This activist helped save a river and establish a state park

Maidens, Knights and Zombies

The Carolina Renaissance Festival gets spooky for Halloween

Fireflies Aren’t Flies

And other mind-blowing lightning bug facts

Golden Pirates on the Silver Screen

An NC Maritime Museum exhibit includes classic movie memorabilia

A Good Read: Gameday in the Carolinas

Follow Football Freddie on her way to a Panthers Game

‘Mingle’ with Nature in Surry County

There’s something for students and adults alike at Minglewood Farm