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Underground Railroad

File photo a beach in North Carolina. (Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Outer Banks Site Listed On Underground Railroad

The spotlight shines on a little-known chapter of Civil War history this week as a site on North Carolina’s Outer Banks is included in the Underground Railroad Network to Freedom program.

07/29/2013

(Photo credit: Renee Wright)

Best Ways To Celebrate Black History Month 2013 In Charlotte

Charlotteā€™s long and distinguished history of African American accomplishments is celebrated every February during Black History Month. Special concerts and exhibits showcase black culture, and the CIAA Tournament, pitting the teams of historically black colleges and universities in a basketball shootout, brings the month to dramatic finale.

02/04/2013