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Tuesday | Ocracoke Journal

Washington Collegiate Institute

Ocracoke School's first graduating class was in 1931 when Russell Williams, Mable Fulcher, and Lucy Garrish finished the eleventh grade .

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Ocracoke Journal

Free Lots

This post is in reply to a reader's comment two days ago, questioning the 1885 offer to give away Ocracoke Island building lots.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

WITN

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.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Ocracoke Journal

A Prescient Pastor

An earlier post included a quotation by the Reverend Jno.[John] F. Butt about Ocracoke.

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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."

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WITN

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.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Jacksonville Daily News

This weekend

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.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

WITN

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.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

HeraldSun.com

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.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Business Journal

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.

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WITN

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.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

WITN

Senator Hagan Undergoes Emergency Eye Surgery

Spokeswoman Amber Moon said Hagan left Washington on Thursday night and had the surgery Friday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Daily Advance

ECSU assistant vice chancellor killed in vehicle accident

An Elizabeth City State University administrator was killed Monday morning when his car collided with a tractor-trailer hauling wood chips on U.S. Highway 17 in Bertie County.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Kinston Free Press

A look back at July 29

W.O. Bodell, pastor of the Universalist church, announced today that the congregation will occupy the handsome new edifice at Lenoir and Independent streets next Sunday evening.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Update on 16-year-old dog who was surrendered to animal control

The elderly dog was surrendered to the Beaufort County Animal Control in Washington, N.C., on July 17 and shortly thereafter his story went viral on the internet.

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WITN

Federal Appeals Court Deals Blow To Health Law

A federal appeals court has delivered a serious setback to President Barack Obama's health care law, potentially derailing subsidies for many low- and middle-income people who have bought policies.

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