Index of Selected Articles
from the June 2002 Issue
of the North Carolina Magazine
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Bigger Crowds, More Buyers at
The industry’s largest trade gathering bounced back
from the disappointments of last year’s two shows with
a stimulating spring market that drew an estimated 80,000 visitors.
We Got Game
The success of the Carolina Hurricanes proves
that we’re a pro sports state, but you still need to win
both games and fans, as the Hornets and Panthers realize.
For many years it’s been overshadowed by its cousins
in North Carolina’s thriving Piedmont region, but Davie County
is beginning to blossom with new growth.
Terry Stone, who brings the telecasts of ACC
basketball games into our homes, is regarded around
venerable Jefferson Pilot as a pretty good coach herself.
Tar Heel Travels
The Cherokee resort deep in the mountains of western North
continues to draw gamblers to its casino and attractions;
this month it opens a 252-room luxury hotel.