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"Although Holden Beach has grown over the past 50 years, not much is different in this Brunswick County community. Really. Even less has changed at The Rod & Reel Shop, which has become an unofficial welcome center for vacationers -- complete with worms." Hunter McCray is owner of The Rod & Reel.
North Carolina A&T State University holds the reputation of “The Greatest Homecoming on Earth”. A week-long celebration of parties, tailgating, concerts, pep rallies, and coronation of Mister and Miss A&T culminates in the football game, including a show from the nationally acclaimed marching band.
The homecoming parade for North Carolina A&T State, described by Hardin as having no start time or end, generates excitement perhaps normally allotted for major holidays. Labeled by the author as a happening rather than event, the happening founded in 1891 takes precedence for many Aggies over the football game following it. The happening’s significance is also perceived in photos illustrating A&T’s version of this aspect of the college experience.