From Staff Reports
As the darkness settles in Hillsborough on the Sunday closest to the winter solstice, downtown and Riverwalk will light up with handmade lanterns, celebrating not only the solstice, but the changing of seasons.
The Eno River Association is celebrating its 50th anniversary all year long with hikes, festivals, craft beer releases, and more – all for good reason. If it weren’t for the efforts of the association over the last 50 years, the Eno River would be dammed up and developed.
The world “historic” goes a long way toward explaining what happens at the Historic Occoneechee Speedway in Hillsborough on a Saturday in the fall every year. At the home of where NASCAR got its start, car and racing enthusiast gather alongside interested spectators to take in what is truly …