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13 Small Towns In North Carolina Where HUGE Things Happened

North Carolina has no shortage of crazy, interesting, and sometimes mind-boggling history. While larger cities take claim to fame, some of the most important historical events of our time have occurred right in the small towns of North Carolina. Like these 13.

For more information on fascinating, mysterious, and sometimes unknown North Carolina history – check out one of my favorite sources, Did You See That?

What did you think of our list? What surprised you the most? Tell us in the comments!

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on