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for Carolina Country Vol. 6 Issue 5, May 1974
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The women of North Carolina’s electric membership corporations are meeting the challenges for service in rural areas of their state. Since organizing into local cooperative women’s committees in the late 1960s, the ladies have volunteered to keep interested women aware of the importance of and the problems facing the rural electric program. This article highlights their leadership, accomplishments, and some of the projects they have been involved in.
The traditions of history abound in North Carolina, offering travelers rich and rewarding glimpses of the past. There are nineteen sites which have been officially designated as State Historic Sites. These sites range from a 16th century Indian ceremonial center to varied reminders of wartime battles fought in North Carolina.
From the Outer Banks to the Blue Ridge Mountains, North Carolina offers hundreds of travel opportunities. Among the most popular summertime attractions are the outdoor dramas combining history, drama, music and dance. There are also cultural attractions, such as the North Carolina Museum of History, and beach vacations to places such as Hammocks Beach State Park.