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A free negro succeeded in making his escape.

More re the alleged Negro-stealing free Negro, Micajah Burnett:

 Weekly Standard (Raleigh NC), 20 September 1848.


Culture Around Every Corner: March 27-30

UPDATE: The N.C. Museum of History festival event has been cancelled due to inclement weather. It will be rescheduled for a later date.

A celebration of Lebanese culture in Raleigh, Civil War medicine seen through the eyes of surgeons and soldiers in Durham and a print-making program for preschoolers in Beaufort are just a few of the opportunities for fun you can find this weekend with the N.C. 369 more words


A glimpse of Uncle Sloan.

David Sloan Aldridge is the mystery brother. Born about 1858, he was Robert and Mary Eliza Balkcum Aldridge‘s fourth son and fifth child and appears with them in the Wayne County censuses of 1860, 1870 and 1880. 142 more words

North Carolina

TrIP: The Knight Fantastic - A Journalist Finds Her Story by Nikki Namdar #TrIP_Orlando #publictransportation

Nikki Namdar currently lives in Sanford, Florida, and writes and photographs for local publications. She is completing a degree in English, with a minor in mass communications, at the University of Central Florida, where she is a junior. 1,497 more words

19 years leads to forever

My third miracle blog is someone I have known my whole life. She has brown hair depending on the weekday, she has green eyes, and a gorgeous smile, she’s funny and always the life of the party, she’s been there with me since day one and I honestly don’t know where I would be without her. 315 more words

Missing man David Ritchie located

A Carteret County man reported missing last week has been located and safely arrived at his planned destination in West Virginia, authorities said.

David Ritchie, 53, left the county March 3 en route to Craigsville, W.Va., but did not arrive on time and an alert was issued March 7 by the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office regarding an overdue motorist.


Carteret County Deputies Search For Missing Man David Ritchie

The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office is looking for 53-year-old David Ritchie.

Deputies say Ritchie left the county on Monday for Craigsville, West Virginia, but may have been in the Goldsboro area on Thursday.