Anniversary Trip Idea - Old Edwards Inn & Spa Highlands, NC. This historic stone-and-brick resort delivers English manor charm amid the fresh air of the Blue Ridge Mountains. After a welcoming champagne toast, you can choose your own adventure: whitewater rafting, hiking, gem mining, biking, or secluded lakeside picnicking. The resort sets the romantic mood with storybook cottages, waterfall-side dining, a cave-enclosed whirlpool, and an outdoor heated mineral pool.
North Carolina Anti-Gay Marriage Amendment 1 Reportedly Written To Protect 'Caucasian Race' [UPDATED]
The wife of a North Carolina state senator reportedly told poll workers during early voting Monday that an amendment sponsored by her husband was intended partially to protect the Caucasian race. Jodie Brunstetter is the wife of state Sen. Peter Brunstetter (R), a supporter of Amendment 1, which would change North Carolina's Constitution to permit only heterosexual marriage.
North Carolina A&T alum Alfred Willis Holland was a Major League Baseball relief pitcher. Holland finished seventh in the National League Rookie of the Year voting for 1980 but his best season was with the Philadelphia Phillies in 1983 when he won the Rolaids Relief Man of the Year Award and TSN Fireman of the Year Award while finishing in the top ten in voting for both the Cy Young Award and National League MVP