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Archive for October 7th, 2010

Check out this story for the list of North Carolina Award recipients for 2010: Six North Carolinians to get state’s highest award The UNC Library has scanned programs from 1964 to 2008, which give information on the award and that year’s recipients. They are available for viewing at the following link: North Carolina Awards

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On this day in 1930: President Herbert Hoover visits the textile town of Kings Mountain for the 150th anniversary of the nearby Battle of Kings Mountain, a turning point in the Revolutionary War. Thousands watch from the curb, store windows and rooftops as the president and first lady Lou Henry Hoover, accompanied by no visible […]

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