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My favorite color is Fall

Two weekends ago, Hubs and I took a camping trip to Brevard, NC.  Fall in the NC mountains is stunning.  The mountains, the color, the nature and the cool, crisp weather is so refreshing. 466 more words


Raleigh, NC: Driver in fatal wreck was speeding, impaired | WRAL.com

The woman whose SUV crashed Monday afternoon on Creedmoor Road, killing a 12-year-old boy, was speeding and was under the influence at the time, according to a police report released Tuesday. 246 more words

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A New Englander in NC: Elizabethan Gardens and Full Moon Brewery

One morning, we drove all the way up the Outer Banks to the Elizabethan Gardens. It was only supposed to take an hour and a half to get there, but the rain from the previous day had caused NC 12 (the only highway down the Outer Banks) to partially flood. 273 more words


A New Englander in NC: Ocracoke Island

One slightly grey day we took the ferry that runs every hour from Hatteras to Ocracoke. It’s a very long ferry ride to cover only a very short distance. 197 more words

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A New Englander In NC: Hatteras Island

Just after I’d welcomed fall, I took a trip down to North Carolina and went back to summer.

It was a visiting family sort of trip, so it was nice and low key. 96 more words

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"Court Strikes Down GOP-Backed Voting Restrictions In North Carolina"


WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a lower court to block two new voting restrictions in North Carolina, saying there was “no doubt” the measures would disenfranchise minorities. 92 more words


A New Englander in NC: Sunrise Beach Walks

I’m an early riser. At home, I’m up long before sunrise and have exercised, walked the dog, showered, and eaten breakfast before anyone else has stirred. 56 more words