- Faulkner will be recognized by the Historical Committee at the Nov. 8 annual meeting in Greensboro, N.C., for his work “An Unbroken Chain: The History of Coats Baptist Church, 1910-2010.”
- Faulkner has published numerous articles on North Carolina history and politics and taught history for 21 years at Campbell University prior to his move to Winthrop.
Winthrop University, "Faulkner Awarded Church History Award by N.C. Baptists" (2011). Winthrop News 2011. 174.