This web site is presented by the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library to exhibit the area’s local history online.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story.

Billy Graham’s Reflections of Growing Up in Mecklenburg County, NC

Reverend Billy Graham looks back at special memories of his childhood. The son of a dairy farmer, he lived near the present-day intersection of Woodlawn and Park Roads in Charlotte. After graduating from Sharon High School, he left Mecklenburg County to attend college and eventually became a world-renowned evangelist.

via The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story.