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

A Good Read: Boy Bites Bug

This book has it all: life lessons and bug eating

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

Catch Melon Madness at this NC Fest

Cool off at the annual Watermelon Festival in Denton