The North Carolina
I welcome you to
During the month of October 2009, the North Carolina Visitor’s Center is highlighting
I hope you enjoy your visit and have safe travels.
Melvin L. Watt
It is with great pleasure that I welcome the North Carolina
Please accept my sincere appreciation for your commitment and dedication to encouraging visitors to our area to enjoy the unique opportunities, cultural sights and visual beauty that shape this special place.
North Carolinians have long appreciated the splendor of the Southeastern North Carolina. With the creation of the North Carolina
Congratulations to all and may God continue to bless this community.
Member of Congress _________________
Welcome to the Sandhills and Uwharrie Visitor Center (North Carolina
Having grown up in
small towns populate the landscape, offering a relaxing rural lifestyle
while remaining within a short driving distance of urban centers such
The Uwharrie Lakes Region include
Sandhills region is home to award-winning golf courses, race tracks and
many wonderful communities. The historic Rockingham Speedway and
Rockingham Dragway continue the Sandhills rich racing tradition. Other
area attractions include the Town Creek Indian Mound, the
During your explorations, please be sure to sample our large variety of produce and fruit. The peaches and strawberries are some of the best you'll ever taste.
It is an honor and privilege to represent this unique and wonderful region in the United States House of Representatives. I hope you enjoy your visit as much as I enjoy living here.
May God bless you in your travels.
Congressman Larry Kissell
I am happy to welcome the Appalachian Visitor Center to the beautiful mountains of
I am a native of the small town of
am happy to share these memories with you, and I am excited that you
will have the opportunity to make your own memories while visiting the
Member of Congress
On behalf of the citizens of the Sixth District of North Carolina, it is our pleasure to welcome you to the Sandhills and Uwharrie Visitor Center (North Carolina Visitor Center).
I know that I am biased, but I think the Sandhills area is among the most beautiful in
Our district, which includes
Whenever I can, I enjoy visiting
Again, I encourage you to visit the
Member of Congress
I was privileged to grow up and raise a family in
Here in the Appalachian High Country of North Carolina you are always welcome. I’m sure you will soon discover the unexpected and off-the-beaten-path delights for which our region is renowned and I hope you take advantage of the great resources at the Appalachian Visitor Center (www.appalachianvisitorcenter.com) to make your stay a success.
So whether you’re one of the thousands coming to enjoy the music, culture and events of the Highland Games at
Thank you for your support of our beautiful mountain community.