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Editorial: Our political and cultural divide

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This is a golden time for editorial and political news reporters, but covering political issues can be disheartening.

For many, their minds are made up and anything that contradicts a viewpoint can be brushed off as fake news. 728 more words

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Letter to the Editor from OCBA president

From Rudy Austin, president, Ocracoke Civic & Business Association (OCBA)

As our community and in particular the Ocracoke Occupancy Tax Board, works through the public transportation needs generated by the probable implementation of passenger ferry service between Hatteras and Ocracoke village, I think it important to clarify the position of the OCBA Board of Directors as communicated in a recent letter to the Occupancy Tax Board. 469 more words

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The N.C. DOT should look for a 'Level 5' leader for the Ferry Division


There’s a lot of discussion these days about leadership in all areas of our lives as leadership defines the success of every team, organization, government agency or nation. 742 more words

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Shameless-ly Addicted

Okay, I’m a Netflix junkie. Fully admit it. No shame. I have proceeded to binge watch every single show that caught my attention, and then started in on ones I’d NEVER have looked twice at. 64 more words


He'll always be Garrick Ollivander to me.... #RIPJohnHurt

He left behind an incredible body of work in his seventy-seven years….

…but to us, he’ll always be the man who taught us that the wand chooses the wizard. 11 more words