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Inspired by the pages of Our State magazine, UNC-TV’s Emmy® Award-winning series celebrates the people and places of North Carolina through immersive documentary films, combining stunning high-definition videography with thoughtful narration and compelling stories.  

New episodes air first Mondays at 9 p.m. The next new episode, Spruce Pine/Becoming Clydepremieres Monday, June 13th due to pledge programming.

Watch the latest new episode, Hunt Library/The Lockwood Folly/One Moment, One Meetingonline now!

Coming up on Our State:

5/5 Hunt Library/The Lockwood Folly/One Moment, One Meeting - REBROADCAST
Experience the striking architecture, interior design, and technological advancements of NC State's Hunt Library, including its famous "bookBot." Then, trace the path of the local seafood industry with Bland Simpson down the Lockwood Folly River, and appreciate life's smallest moments of beauty through Japanese tea gatherings at Duke Gardens.

5/12 - More Waterway Tales/Face Time/Makeshift Music
Troubadour Bland Simpson shares more coastal stories. Discover nonagenarian Earline Heath King's inspiring work. Enjoy the handmade sound of the High Point Presbyterian Home Band.

5/19 - Hope Plantation/Saluda/An Artist's Reflections
Explore Bertie County's finest historic home. D.G. Martin takes a tour of this mountain town, settled in 1878. Visit Noyes Capehart, who creates visual short stories embodying his experiences.

5/26 - Chimney Rock State Park/For the Birds/Hidden Treasures
Learn about the remarkable transformation of North Carolina's newest State Park. Meet the aviculturalists at the Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Center in Scotland Neck. Go below deck on the USS North Carolina Battleship Memorial to explore its archives.

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