North Carolina’s mountains and foothills are a region of our country so special it has been designated a National Heritage Area.
Use this website to discover why!
Places to go, things to see, experiences to enrich.
A distinctive American heritage for all to enjoy!
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In the spring of 2000, guidance counselor and musician Helen White started the J...
Sights & Sounds of the Blue Ridge
Photo courtesy of Linville Ridge Band.
Cherokee Artist and Weaver Special thanks to Mike Crowe, Kody W. Grant, Daniel Sonny Ledford, Matthew Tooni, and Fred WIlnoty, Jr. Interview by Tonya Carroll Photography by Ashley Evans Videography by David Brewin Editing by Katherine Bartel A production of Mountain Heritage Center Dr.…
Interview by Tonya Carroll, Photography by Ashley Evans, Videography by David Brewin, Editing by Katherine Bartel. A production of Mountain Heritage Center, Dr. Scott Philyaw, Director, Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, North Carolina and the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area.