(from 100 North Carolina Icons written by Michael Graff for Our State Magazine)
Calabash Seafood – Just inside the state line, the Seafood Capital of the World is right here in N.C.
Daniel Boone – When the most famous frontiersman of all time married and settled down in Rowan County, Boone said, “All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse, and a good wife.”
Brown Mountain Lights – Burke County’s unexplained lights still show at random times, especially in the fall, leaving us in the glow of the mystery.
And that is three reasons why I love the State I am in!