The Sandhills region of North Carolina is famous for its golf courses and history in the sport of golf. In socioeconomic terms, "Sandhills" most notably refers to the area in and surrounding the municipalities of Southern Pines, Pinehurst, and Aberdeen.
Legacy Golf Links is a Nicklaus Designed golf course and is one of the most popular courses in the Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen area of North Carolina.
Winston-Salem is the second largest municipality in the Piedmont Triad region and is home to the tallest office buildings in the region, such as 100 North Main Street. It is called the "Twin City" for its dual heritage, some locals use "Winston" in informal speech.