Sunday, January 30, 2011

State of the day: North Carolina

North Carolina
"Tar Heel State"
Fact: North Carolina, the northern part of the English colony of Carolana, was named in honor of Charles I of England.
Capital: Raleigh
Size: 52,672 SQ. MI.
Population: 8,320,146
Statehood: November 21, 1789, 12th state.
Motto:"To be rather then to seem"
Tree: Southern Pine
Bird: Cardinal
Flower: Flowering Dogwood
Song: "The Old North State"by William Gaston
HC Punk Band: C.O.C


  1. Hey! I'm from N.C. and I just found your blog. Glad to see you are into metal. Your dad is starting you off right. Keep it up!

  2. Awesome. I once took a class with this girl whose brother was in C.O.C. -- your blog rocks.