Symbols

Politics & Government
4:05 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

North Carolina Gets Six New State Symbols

Megalodon tooth with two great white shark teeth.
Credit Brocken Inaglory & Parzi via Flickr, Creative Commons

Many bills brought before this year’s General Assembly were hotly debated and heavily protested. But one bill that sailed through both chambers without a hitch was HB 830, which designates six new official state symbols. Gov. Pat McCrory signed it into law in June. If you’re a Tar Heel, here are your newest state designations:

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