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
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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
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
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