By DAVID BORAKS
The Carolina Thread Trail will celebrate a couple of big milestones this Saturday, Nov. 17 – its fifth anniversary and 100th mile of trail. The Thread, as fans call it, is a planned 15-county, two-state network of trails and natural areas – a massive effort by supporters and local governments throughout the region. Despite those milestones, organizers say there's lots more to come.
Saturday's event runs from 10-11 a.m. at the West Branch Greenway, off Shearer Road (directions below). Read the full story