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    Mount Pleasant
    NC
    Reed Gold Mine, the site of America’s first gold rush, is located just five miles from Mount Pleasant.
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    Kings Mountain
    NC
    Kings Mountain takes its name from the Revolutionary battle fought five miles south, thus bringing meaning to the town’s motto, "The Historical City." This battle was very important in early American history, being proclaimed "the turning point."
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    Mint Hill
    NC
    Incorporated March 11, 1971 with a population of 2,284, the town has enjoyed a steady growth to its current population of more than 20,000.
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    New Bern
    NC
    In 1893, New Bern drug store owner Caleb Bradham invented “Brad’s Drink,” a blend of carbonated water, sugar, pepsin, kola nut extract, vanilla and “rare oils.” On August 28, 1898, Caleb renamed his drink “Pepsi-Cola."
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    Greenville
    NC
    East Carolina Teachers College became East Carolina University in 1967. At the turn of the century, enrollment at ECU topped the 18,000 mark, and current enrollment is nearly 26,000 students.
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    Oxford
    NC
    The Oxford City Hall is the city’s former school building. The Board of Commissioners held its first meeting in the renovated building on Jan. 12, 1993.
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    Cherryville
    NC
    One custom shared by established and new Cherryville residents is the greeting of each New Year with a chant and the shooting of muskets.
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    Liberty
    NC
    Legend has it that during the Revolutionary War, British and Tory prisoners were held captive in a stockade near a crossroads where the town of Liberty was to be. When the prisoners were released at the end of the war, they shouted, “Liberty! Liberty!”
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    Rural Hall
    NC
    Named for "The Hall," the home of Benjamin L. Bitting, who used his home as a post office during the Civil War.
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    Stantonsburg
    NC
    Stantonsburg bills itself as “the best little town in North Carolina.”

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