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Corrections to the Collective Online Knowledge of Leary(s) & Revels of North Carolina

For a lot of historians and genealogist out there investigating the Leary & Revel families of North Carolina, a book written by Rose Leary Love entitled Plum Thickets and Field Daisies, has become the holy grail for information about these two families. 1,518 more words

Research

North Carolina halts gill-net fishing after turtles caught

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has stopped gill-net fishing in several sounds in the northeastern part of the state after five sea turtles were caught in the nets. 101 more words

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CROATAN INDIJANCI

“Gdje li sve hrvatska noga nije stala? Koračala je po vrhovima Anda i podzemnim hodnicima rudnika Perua, Bolivije i Sjedinjenih Američkih Država. Bila je na Aljasci i Ognjenoj zemlji.

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Mystery

The Lost Colony (Play Review)

During my vacation I went to a play with my family put on by the Roanoke Island Historical Association, which was called The Lost Colony. Now what I knew about the Lost Colony of the Roanoke Island before was basically that it was a lost colony and that Supernatural used it in an episode. 436 more words

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A Review of Audiobook Roanoke Vanishing by Auburn Seal Narrated by Caprisha Page

Auburn Seal has written a very interesting theory of the fate of the roughly 115 men, women and children who settled on Roanoke Island in 1587 only to disappear without a trace. 153 more words

America

Fire starts on deck of Croatan area home

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Beach fire crews battled flames at a home in the Croatan section of the city Monday evening.

Battalion Chief Tracey Freeman with Virginia Beach Fire-Rescue said units responded to the 500 block of Vanderbilt Avenue for a single-family house fire. 51 more words

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Settling In

Sniglet, really? This is gonna be a long week….

I love my Sniglet. But she’s sleeping in my bed. Again. And she chewed on my cow toe and drank out of my water bowl. 249 more words

The Scottie Chronicles