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2138
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If one has the urge to visit the big city, it can be done without leaving the state's borders by journeying to such places as Gaston County's Dallas, Lincoln County's Denver, Nash County's Nashville, and other same name towns.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 9, Feb 1995, p16-21, il
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2879
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For rafters and canoeists, the western mountains offer beautiful scenery and challenging whitewater or placid stretches of rivers, including the Nantahala, New, and French Broad.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 12, May 1996, p22-24, il
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2697
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A poll of readers of THE STATE identified what they felt was the state's best barbecue; favorite inn and mountain and coastal retreats; best city and small town; and most admired North Carolinian.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 9, Feb 1996, p16-17,19, il, por
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Founded in 1726 as a business venture by Maurice Moore, Brunswick Town prospered as a sea port but declined after the American Revolution and was in ruins by 1830. Now a state historic site on the Cape Fear River, it attracts over 50,000 visitors a year.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 61 Issue 10, Mar 1994, p29-30, il
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2985
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The North Carolina Nature Conservancy manages 55,799 acres of land and protects 370,000 more. Each year it conducts over sixty field trips into natural areas, including the Green Swamp and Black River, to give people a closer look at nature.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 64 Issue 3, Aug 1996, p21-23, il
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2699
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Carolina Beach, a lively resort area during the 1940s and 1950s, fell into decline. Now the town is making a comeback with new restaurants, condos, houses, sidewalks, lighting, and recreation areas.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 9, Feb 1996, p10, il
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2294
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After serving as an adviser to four American Presidents - Nixon, Reagan, Ford, and Clinton - David Gergen has returned home to Durham to become a visiting professor at Duke University's Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 12, May 1995, pergen, por
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2526
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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gardner-Webb College, Winston-Salem State University, East Carolina University, and Appalachian State University provide, in addition to the football game, a unique environment to enjoy it in.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 5, Oct 1995, p20-23, il
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416
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Hendersonville's Tom Fazio is one of the world's top golf course designers.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 60 Issue 1, June 1992, p30-34, il, por
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James K. Polk, born in Pineville, is being reconsidered by historians and is moving up the ladder of presidential rankings.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 5, Oct 1994, p44, por
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3076
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A 31-foot-tall dogwood tree, discovered in Sampson County by A. J. Bullard of Mount Olive, has been declared the nation's tallest by the National Register of Big Trees. The dogwood has a circumference of 144 inches and crown spread of 48 feet.
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The citizens of New Bern have successfully balanced the city's past with its present to create a progressive city with a strong sense of its heritage.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 61 Issue 8, Jan 1994, p14-18, il
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1243
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Primitive and almost uninhabited forty years ago, Ocean Isle Beach, a barrier island off Brunswick County, is now one of the rising stars of North Carolina tourism.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 61 Issue 5, Oct 1993, p9, por
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3102
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It would be easier to list the things Billy Arthur hasn't done in his 86 years than to list those he has. One thing that has endeared him to people across the state is his writing for 62 years for OUR STATE magazine.
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The Senator Sam J. Ervin, Jr. Library in Morganton, a replica of Ervin's home library, is a 7,500-item collection that includes books, family and professional memorabilia, awards, and political cartoons.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 62 Issue 7, Dec 1994, p29-31, il
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