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Did you know the USS North Carolina is a nominee for North Carolina's Best Attraction Online Contest?
The Thanksgiving celebration on the North Carolina Battleship typically featured the normal meal favorites like turkey, mashed potatoes and pie for over 2,300 men.
This weekend, Miss Riverfest 2015 Felicia Jones crowned Samantha Rapp aboard the Battleship North Carolina.
In the 1950's the USS North Carolina was set to be scrapped, but folks across the state were not going to let the ship go down without a fight. People saved pennies, nickles and dimes to keep the historic ship afloat and now one man who remembers saving his change as a kid is getting a chance to make some important improvements to the boat.
Popovich said Memorial Day is so important because it recognizes all the sacrifices that people have made.
Memorial day is just a few days away and some folks are coming to town to remind us all of the true meaning of the holiday.
Dedication ceremony aboard the USS North Carolina kicks off construction of a new walkway.
The battleship is all decked out in preparation for it's 75th anniversary celebration.
A parade of law enforcement vehicles and classic cars, heading south on Highway 17 Saturday was meant to celebrate law enforcement officers in the area.
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