Wilkes County was once known as the "Moonshine Capital of the World", and was a leading producer of illegal homemade liquor.From the 1920s to the 1950s some young Wilkes County males made their living by delivering moonshine to North Carolina's larger towns and cities.
1 day ago · Mecklenburg County is a county located in the southwestern region of the state of North Carolina, in the United States.As of the 2010 census, the population was 919,618.It increased to 1,110,356 as of the 2019 estimate, making it the second-most populous county in North Carolina (after Wake County) and the first county in the Carolinas to surpass one million in population.
1 day ago · Newland of Caldwell County introduced the bill in the North Carolina Legislature to make this a state school, with an appropriation for maintenance and for building. Captain E. F. Lovill of Watauga County, R. B. White of Franklin County, Clyde Hoey of Cleveland County and E. J. Justice of McDowell County spoke in favor of the measure.
1 day ago · Cabarrus County (/ k ə ˈ b ær ə s /) is a county located in the south-central part of the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 178,011. The county seat is Concord, which was incorporated in 1803. Cabarrus County is included in the Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area.
2 days ago · Burlington is a city in Alamance and Guilford counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina.It is the principal city of the Burlington, North Carolina Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses all of Alamance County, in which most of the city is located, and is a part of the Greensboro-Winston-Salem-High Point CSA.
The Herring House is a historic home near La Grange, Lenoir County, North Carolina. Built in the early-19th century, the Federal style farmhouse was built by one of the area's early settlers. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) in 1973.
11 hours ago · Watauga County är ett administrativt område i delstaten North Carolina, USA, med 51 079 invånare.Den administrativa huvudorten (county seat) är Boone.Geografi. Enligt United States Census Bureau så har countyt en total area på 811 km². 811 km² av den arean är land och 0 km² är vatten.
1 day ago · Il Memphis 901 Football Club è una società calcistica statunitense con base a Memphis, Tennessee.Fondata nel 2018, la squadra ha fatto il suo debutto nella USL Championship, la seconda lega del campionato nord americano, nel 2019.
11 hours ago · Ekonomi. Idaho är en viktig stat ur jordbrukssynpunkt. Nästan en tredjedel av all potatis i USA odlas där. McDonalds, en av världens största potatisuppköpare (varav 140–150 miljoner kilo per år från Idaho), använder sorterna: Russet Burbank, Shepody och Pentland Dell vilka till största delen odlas i Idaho.