village was once called, was settled around 1850, and is located in the Greenport northeast section of the mountains in. North Carolina Seagrove Central Piedmont Region Central North Carolina includes thecounties between the Atlantic Ocean counties and the Smoky/Blue Ridge Mountains. Raleigh, the state capital is in Wake County. Cullowhee North Carolina Cullowhee, Spring-Hope North Carolina. The community of Cullowhee NC is home to Western Carolina University, a member of the University of North Carolina system, and is located.