• Around Town: Fayetteville

    9 days ago - By Our State

    The first American town to be named for the Marquis de Lafayette, a Revolutionary War hero, Fayetteville was once the political center of North Carolina. The North Carolina General Assembly convened in Fayetteville from 1786 to 1794, and in 1788, the town almost beat out Raleigh to become the state capital. Today, Fayetteville is better known for its shops, restaurants, and unexpected adventures...
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