Faison Today

The Town of Faison is located in Eastern North Carolina, 3 miles from I-40 at Exit 355, and halfway between Raleigh and Wilminton.

Discuss the impact of growth in Eastern North Carolina, as a result of construction of Interstate Highway, I-40, from Raleigh to Wilmington.

Discuss how Faison moved from an agriculture center in the 1900s to an international exporter of food products today.

Discuss the new “mobile society” and members of the Faison Community who commute to jobs in Mt. Oive, Goldsboro, Fayetteville, etc., yet maintain their home in the Faison Area and enjoy the many unique benefits of the Faison Area.

Discuss the page, “Centrally Located in Eastern North Carolina”

Discuss the uniqueness of the Town of Faison, as a historic town on the National Registry of Historic Places.

Discuss how the Faison Community has maintained their commitment to the youth through its Recreation and Sports programs. Discuss the excellence of the sports tradition in the Faison Area and excellence of our high school sport programs in the Faison Area.

Discuss Faison’s history as a patriotic town and the more than 700 veterans from the Faison Area that fought for freedom for all Americans.

Discuss Faison’s rich history of people who were educated in Faison and North Duplin High School and went on to become major contributors to the Town of Faison, Duplin County, North Carolina, and the United States.