Sunday, July 10, 2011
A rural crossroads between the Little River and Nahunta Swamp, Pike's Crossroads is named after the Quaker family that settled in the area prior to 1758. Pikeville which is a few miles to the east is also named after the Pike family.
I am sure a number of you when reading this feature are asking, what's a whirligig. Think of a very decorative windmill. Now put nea...
In the late 1840s, growth in Western Orange County necessitated the creation of a new county west of the Haw River. In 1849, Alamance Cou...
The City of Belmont is one of Gaston County's fastest growing communities. The former textile town is also one of the Charlotte's...