Stories tagged: "Barbecue"


Lexington's celebration of western-style barbecue is back. (Image via Lexington Barbecue Festival)
5 Things to Know about the Lexington Barbecue Festival Saturday

One of North Carolina’s most respected traditions returns for its 38th year. Here’s what you need to know about this celebration of western-style barbecue.

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10 of the Highest Rated Barbecue Spots in Greensboro

Barbecue is king in North Carolina. If you're looking for a restaurant in Greensboro, here's a good list to start off with.

"Boundless," a new statue marking the contributions of Black soldiers who served in the Civil War. The Wilmington statue will be the focal point of North Carolina's first park dedicated to Black Civil War troops. (Photo by Alan Cradick)
New to NC? Here Are 9 Travel-Worthy Destinations to Visit in Your First Year

You already know Lexington is on the list for the barbecue.  

Myra McDuffie, co-owner of MeMa's Chick'n' & Ribs, says she wants her eastern North Carolina barbecue restaurant to be more than just another good barbecue restaurant.
After Hurricane Florence, This Black-Owned Barbecue Restaurant Was the Only Place In Town to Get Food

The McDuffies' Pender County restaurant was a life-saver after the storm. Today, they want to sustain their town in more ways than one.