Lots of nice ponds in your area. Also can hit Hwy 1 north and head to Jordan or Sheron Harris.
Next trip to Walmart or your best tackle shop check out and get a Delorme map of North Carolina. The usuallly run about 20 bucks and will be the best money you spent lately. shows all the roads, creeks, rivers and ponds in your area and the whole NC systems, all Wildlife boat ramps.