Hometown Strong is reaching out across North Carolina.

"Helping rural North Carolina thrive is one of my top priorities," Governor Roy Cooper said. "Families in rural communities aren't looking for mandates from Raleigh - they want state government to listen and help when asked. We'll listen to local leaders to make sure they're getting the support they need to help their communities prosper."

The Hometown Strong Action Team has visited the counties noted in light blue.

The list includes:

  • Anson County
  • Beaufort County
  • Bladen County
  • Burke County
  • Caswell County
  • Columbus County
  • Edgecombe County
  • Graham County
  • Halifax County
  • Hoke
  • Jones County
  • Lenoir County
  • Madison County
  • Pamlico County
  • Pasquotank County
  • Richmond
  • Robeson County
  • Scotland
  • Swain County


Hometown Strong logoSupporting rural North Carolina is a top priority for Governor Cooper. He knows that doesn’t mean creating a new state agency to send mandates from Raleigh. With Hometown Strong, we’re going to do things differently, increasing communication between state and local leaders and championing rural North Carolina.

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