How did Scotland Neck get its name?
Scots Highlanders settled this region of North Carolina 1722. The name Scotland Neck described the small communities that clustered around a “neck” in the Roanoke River.
What is Snow Hill NC known for?
Snow Hill is the smallest town in the United States to ever field a professional baseball team. From 1937-40, the Snow Hill Billies played in the Class D Coastal Plain League and won the league pennant in 1937.
What is Halifax County famous for?
Often called North Carolina’s “cradle of history”, Historic Halifax is the birthplace of the “Halifax Resolves”, a document that gave rise to the creation of the Declaration of Independence. From Lake Gaston to Medoc Mountain State Park, the natural landscape of the county provides a wealth of recreational activities.