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Revolutionary War

License plate commemorates Kings Mountain battle

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North Carolina officials have come up with a license plate to commemorate the Battle of Kings Mountain during the American Revolution. The Gaston Gazette reported the plate was designed by Westmoreland Printers of Shelby. Full story...
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Battle of Moores Creek Bridge lives on

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videoHistory came alive at the 283th anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge. Attendees of all ages got a taste of what it was like to live in 1776. Full story...
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This Day in NC History: George Washington orders Nathaniel Greene to command southern army

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On October 22, 1780, General George Washington ordered Major General Nathanael Greene to assume command of the southern army. He assumed command in Charlotte, Dec. 3, 1780. Full story...
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