Paddlers make their way among ancient bald cypress trees along the Black River. Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill Tuesday that would study the creation of a new state park on the river.
Paddlers make their way among ancient bald cypress trees along the Black River. Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill Tuesday that would study the creation of a new state park on the river. File
Paddlers make their way among ancient bald cypress trees along the Black River. Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill Tuesday that would study the creation of a new state park on the river. File

Ancient trees have lined an NC river for centuries. Should it become a state park?

July 25, 2017 03:23 PM