15 Legitimate Signs That You Grew Up In North Carolina

What makes a ‘North Carolinian?’ While you can move here and seem to fit right into the culture, there’s just something about growing up here that shapes you into a certain type of person. Whether or not you were ‘Tar Heel born and Tar Heel bred,’ these 15 things define growing up in the Ol’ North State.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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