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                     North Carolina  Fun Facts and Trivia:

Population: 8,049,313                                              
Entered the Union: November 21, 1789
As the: 12th state
Motto: Esse quam videri (To be rather than to seem)
Nickname: Tar Heel State
Flower: Dogwood
Bird: Cardinal
Song: The Old North State
Sports Teams: Charlotte Hornets (Basketball) and Carolina Panthers (Football)
Origin of Name: In honor of Charles I of England
Major Industries: furniture, tobacco, brick, textile products, metalworking
Points of Interest: The Great Smoky Mountains, the Blue Ridge National Parkway, the Cape Hatteras and Cape Lookout National Seashores, Crystal Coast Shoreline
Bordering States: Virginia, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Georgia

         North Carolina Colleges and Universities

Barber-Scotia College

Barton College

Belmont Abbey College

Bennett College

Brevard College

Campbell University

Catawba College

Central Piedmont Community College

Chowan College

Davidson College

Duke University 

Elon University

Gardner-Webb University

Greensboro College

Guilford College

High Point University

Johnson C. Smith University

Lees-McRae College

Lenoir-Rhyne College

Livingstone College

Louisburg College

Mars Hill College

Meredith College

Methodist College

Montreat College

Mount Olive College

North Carolina School of the Arts

North Carolina Wesleyan College

Peace College

Pfeiffer University

Piedmont Baptist College

Queen's University

Roanoke Bible College

St. Andrews Presbyterian College

St. Augustine's College

Sandhills Community College

Salem College

Shaw University

University of North Carolina System:

Appalachian State University

East Carolina University

Elizabeth City State University

Fayetteville State University

North Carolina A&T State University

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina School of the Arts

North Carolina State University

University of North Carolina at Asheville

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

University of North Carolina at Pembroke

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Western Carolina University

Winston-Salem State University

Wake Forest University

Warren Wilson College

Wingate University

Professional Sports Teams

Carolina Panthers, NFL,  Charlotte

Carolina Hurricanes, NHL, Raleigh

Charlotte Bobcats, NBA

Charlotte Sting, WNBA

Carolina Courage, Women's United Soccer Association (playing in Cary)

Durham Bulls (AAA), International League

Carolina Mudcats (AA), Southern League

Kinston Indians (A), Carolina League

Winston-Salem Warthogs (A), Carolina League

Burlington Indians (R), Appalachian League

Greensboro Grasshoppers (A), South Atlantic League

Hickory Crawdads (A), South Atlantic League

Asheville Tourists (A), South Atlantic League

Kannapolis Intimidators (A), South Atlantic League


  Fun Trivia:

North Carolina has the largest state-maintained highway system (NCDOT) in the United States. The state's highway system currently has 77,400 miles of roads and still growing.

North Carolina has roughly 1,500 lakes of 10 acres or more in size and 37,000 miles of fresh water streams.

Cape Hatteras is the largest lighthouse ever to be moved due to erosion problems.

Havelock is home of Marine Base "Cherry Point." It is the largest air base in the Marine Corps.

Krispy Kreme Doughnut was founded in Winston-Salem.
Michele loves Krispy Kreme!

Pepsi was invented and first served in New Bern in 1898.

North Carolina leads the nation in furniture, tobacco, brick, and textile production

The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill is the oldest State University in the United States.

The Venus Fly-Trap (plant) is native to Hampstead. 
The first miniature golf course was built in Fayetteville. 
Babe Ruth hit his first home run in Fayetteville on March 7, 1914. 
Winston-Salem was created when the two towns Winston and Salem combined. 
The Biltmore Estate in Ashville is America's largest home, and includes a 255-room chateau, an award-winning winery and extensive gardens. Very popular at Christmas for their tours
The first English child born in America was Virginia Dare born in Roanoke in 1587.  .

North Carolina has the largest state-maintained highway system in the United States. The state's highway system currently has 77,400 miles of roads 
The General Assembly of 1987 adopted MILK as the official state beverage. 
The oldest town in NC is Bath, incorporated in 1705...
    located just outside "Little" Washington-Beaufort County

Michele loves the state of NC and has a tiny tarheel tattoo on her ankle!

and...Michele would love for you to consider her your Realtor for Carteret County!

She is easy to reach:
   Call her toll free today 1-800-327-7380 x 7625

or her sell (cell) phone direct at 252-342-7066

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It's that simple!

                        Again,  Thank You for visiting my website,

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to be useful. My approach is to make your buying or selling experience
personable while providing you with the best resources available. This site
is just an extension of my sincere interest in your Carteret County experience.
      I am full-time and full-service...and I am hoping you will consider me
Your Realtor when you are ready to buy or sell in Carteret County .


                 Carteret County Divided into terrirories      NOT including island of Bogue Banks


                               Carteret County Major Highway System

                                  Carteret and its Neighboring Counties


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