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Waxhaw Native Supports TOPGUN while serving with Naval Air Station Fallon

Waxhaw Native Supports TOPGUN while serving with Naval Air Station Fallon May 16, 2022 PHOTO BY CHIEF MASS COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST JEFFERY TILGHMAN WILLIAMS By Megan Brown, Navy Office of Community Outreach FALLON, Nev.– A Waxhaw, North Carolina, native is serving with Naval Air Station Fallon supporting TOPGUN aviators at the Navy’s premier tactical air warfare […]

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Huntersville native spends Memorial Day

Huntersville native spends Memorial Day honoring fallen military members while serving in the elite Ceremonial Guard May 19, 2022 PHOTO BY MASS COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST 1ST CLASS AMBER WEINGART, NAVY OFFICE OF COMMUNITY OUTREACH By Alvin Plexico, Navy Office of Community Outreach   WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the nation pauses this Memorial Day to remember fallen

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Wright Brothers National Memorial

Wright Brothers National Memorial March 02, 2021 Wright Brothers National Memorial, located in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina, commemorates the first successful, sustained, powered flights in a heavier-than-air machine. From 1900 to 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright came here from Dayton, Ohio, based on information from the U.S. Weather Bureau about the area’s steady winds.

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Hayes Plantation

Hayes Plantation March 02, 2021 Hayes Plantation, also known as Hayes Farm, is a historic plantation near Edenton, North Carolina that belonged to Samuel Johnston (1733–1816), who served as Governor of North Carolina from 1787 to 1789. Johnston became one of the state’s first two United States Senators, serving from 1789 until 1793, and served

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North Carolina State Parks welcomed almost Twenty Million visitors in 2020.

North Carolina State Parks welcomed almost Twenty Million visitors in 2020. North Carolina State Parks welcomed almost Twenty Million visitors in 2020. State parks and recreation areas welcomed 19.8 million visitors in 2020 which is 400,000 more than any other year on record and 1.2 million more visitors than in 2019. The previous record for

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Fort Dobbs

Fort Dobbs March 15, 2021 Fort Dobbs was an 18th-century fort in the Yadkin–Pee Dee River Basin region of the Province of North Carolina, near what is now Statesville in Iredell County. Used for frontier defense during and after the French and Indian War, the fort was built to protect the American settlers of the

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