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Write Again . . . When I went to West Point

Most people probably don’t know — and most people probably don’t give a rat’s rump — that I went to West Point. That’s right. West ... Read more

HEALTH BEAT: Best road trip snacks for kids

Summer sunshine is here, kids are out of school, and reunions, weddings, and vacations are in full swing. If your family will be hitting the ... Read more

MY TURN: Moving courthouse defies common sense

MY TURN: Moving courthouse defies common sense

  The Beaufort County jail situation continues to evoke strong opinions for and against its construction in Chocowinity. I am writing today in regard to ... Read more

I’m inviting YOU to attend The Pamlico Opry!

  The Beaufort County Traditional Music Association (BCTMA) and the Beaufort County Arts Council (BCAC) will cooperatively present a series of traditional music concerts each ... Read more

Write Again . . . Our life on the Outer Banks

One of the serendipities of living on the Outer Banks was meeting and interacting with vacationers, who came from far and wide. The only downside ... Read more