History Stories
CATEGORY: North Carolina
Did North Carolina Issue the First Declaration of Independence?
May 20, 2015

Two hundred forty years after a county in North Carolina supposedly announced its independence from Great Britain, take a look back at the murky history of 1775’s Mecklenburg Declaration. Read More

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Colonial Fort in U.S Interior
July 23, 2013

Archeologists have discovered the remains of a 16th century garrison that predates the earliest English settlements in the United States by decades. Read More