Defense Rests In Blackwater Trial
Four Blackwater security guards have rested their defense in the shootings that killed or wounded over 30 Iraqis seven years ago in Baghdad.
Monday Aug 25
Baja Marine announces a law enforcement order for 22 boats
The details of the agreement remain confidential; however, Baja Marine CEO Johnny Walker revealed that the order is for 16 Pro-Line boats and 6 Fountains, and which will be used for on-water law enforcement.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Washington Collegiate Institute
Ocracoke School's first graduating class was in 1931 when Russell Williams, Mable Fulcher, and Lucy Garrish finished the eleventh grade .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
This post is in reply to a reader's comment two days ago, questioning the 1885 offer to give away Ocracoke Island building lots.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Beaufort County: One Person Dead In Early Morning Fire
Fire marshal Curtis Avery told WITN the emergency call came in at 3:12 a.m. Clarks Neck Volunteer Fire Department along with Old Ford Volunteer Department responded.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
A Prescient Pastor
An earlier post included a quotation by the Reverend Jno.[John] F. Butt about Ocracoke.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Chapel Hill News
Brushstrokes: Town puts sculptors' - Visions' on display
"I don't see that we are here on earth just to survive," Grubb says. "I think that art directs people's attention to focus on different things."
Two Washington Men Arrested For Break-In, Attempted Robbery
Authorities said two men forced their way inside a man's home in Mimosa Mobile Park.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
The 44th Annual Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 9 and continue on Aug. 10. The event will feature live music, rides, more than 40 arts and crafts vendors, and of course, lots of shrimp.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Three Men Arrested Following Drug Bust By Washington Police
Three men are behind bars and more than a few bags of drugs off the streets following a drug bust.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
UNC initiative brings together students, companies, communities
While doing research on a proposed new facility that would turn hog waste into energy in one eastern North Carolina county, Carolyn Fryberger found that one question often came up: What about the odor? Fryberger said she researched about 15 waste-to-energy facilities around the country.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
N.C. man, woman sentenced for church-targeting Ponzi scheme
Three people - two from North Carolina and one from Florida - have been sentenced in what feds have called a church-targeting Ponzi scheme.
Man On Probation Busted Again For Selling Heroin
Beaufort County deputies have charged Quinton Baldwin of Washington with possession with intent to sell and deliver heroin, manufacture heroin, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Senator Hagan Undergoes Emergency Eye Surgery
Spokeswoman Amber Moon said Hagan left Washington on Thursday night and had the surgery Friday.
Tue Jul 29, 2014