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Librarian Zoe Rhine says the album is a goldmine of local history. Jon Elliston/CPP
December 30, 2015, No comments

Carolina Public Press looks back at the biggest readership stories of the year

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Adams, Pruett among 8 North Carolinians to receive heritage award

September 8, 2015, No comments

Gov. Pat McCrory announced on Friday that eight North Carolina artists will receive the North Carolina Heritage Award for their outstanding contributi ...

Document of the Day

Dig into the ‘Document of the Day’ public records archive

June 2, 2015, No comments

In early 2015, Carolina Public Press began publishing a "Document of the Day" to share key public records. The entries are selected because of their p ...

Sarah Gudger. Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress

Effort pushes for new monument recognizing WNC’s African Americans

February 10, 2015, No comments

A coalition of local groups are pushing for an “iconic” monument to be erected in Pack Square that recognizes the achievements, sacrifices and his ...