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Archive for August 2nd, 2018

Fans of the sugary beverage known as Pepsi-Cola should note it was just 120 years ago this month that the beverage was “Born in the Carolinas,” as its logo claims. In August 1898, pharmacist Caleb Bradham renamed his healthy and refreshing ‘Brads Drink’ to ‘Pepsi-Cola’ and international enterprise began. Bradham, from Chinquapin, NC, attended UNC […]

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1. What N.C. county is 75 percent water? 2. Mexican Joe was the original name of what familiar tabletop condiment? 3. How do North Carolina, North Dakota and North Korea rank in area? 4. With which of these cities is Charlotte on nearly the same latitude? A. Tokyo. B. London. C. Paris. D. Rome. 5. […]

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