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Suspect sought in attempted mugging on Roanoke Island

The Outer Banks Voice - 14 Nov 2017
The Dare County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect in as attempted strong-armed robbery of a woman over the weekend outside her Roanoke Island home. According to Sheriff Doug Doughtie, the incident happened Saturday at around 9:28 p.m. in the ...
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How Andrew Johnson Doomed the Roanoke Island Freedmen's Colony

Slate Magazine - 08 Nov 2017
After Confederate forces on Roanoke Island, North Carolina, fell to the Union in 1862, and upon the issuing of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863, all of the enslaved people living on the North Carolinian island and classified as “contraband” by the ...
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Sports TV listings for Sunday Nov. 19

Roanoke Times - 19 Nov 2017
3 p.m.: WSLS, NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series, Ford EcoBoost 400, main telecast, at Homestead, Fla. (prerace shows at 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.). 3 p.m.: NBC Sports Network, NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series, Ford EcoBoost 400, "Hot Pass" telecast ...
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Ashby, Roger Lee

Roanoke Times - 19 Nov 2017
Having practiced law in Roanoke for 12 years, he returned to Virginia Tech, earning advanced degrees in economics and public administration, enabling him to return to the teaching he loved, now at the college level. ...
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Grant to help pay new theater educator at The Lost Colony

The Outer Banks Voice - 15 Nov 2017
The Roanoke Island Historical Association is the nonprofit that produces The Lost Colony outdoor historic drama, and is a member of the Southeastern Theatre Conference. The theater conference is a network of theater practitioners that provides ...
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Brexit talks back in stand-off mode as Davis demands compromise

Roanoke Times - 19 Nov 2017
Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament are seen in London. The Brexit stalemate is dragging on as time runs out for a deal to be reached on the divorce terms so leaders can agree to start talking about the future trade deal. Associated Press | File October.
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LewisGale recruits residents to meet physician shortgage

Roanoke Times - 19 Nov 2017
To do that, HCA hired Dr. Sterling Ellsworth to develop residency programs in its Capitol division, which includes Virginia. Ellsworth is familiar with the Roanoke Valley, having once worked as program director in obstetrics for Carilion Clinic. He ...
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Aquarium honors vets with free admission, special program

The Outer Banks Voice - 09 Nov 2017
The NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island will observe Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, with special programs and free admission to thank and honor all the men and women who have served in the armed forces. Admission to the aquarium will be free for ...
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Kirk finishes with eagle and the lead at Sea Island

Virginian-Pilot - 16 Nov 2017
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Chris Kirk holed an 18-foot putt for eagle on his final hole for a 9-under 63 and a one-shot lead Thursday in the RSM Classic. Kirk played the par 5s on the Plantation Course at Sea Island Golf Club in 5 under. "I kind of ...
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David Freeze: A sightseeing record but still couldn't see it all

Salisbury Post - 16 Nov 2017
Overnight, I planned how to see most of the points of interest between Kill Devil Hills and Roanoke Island. Of the 29 sites listed as must-see on the Outer Banks, 12 are on Roanoke Island. I knew I couldn't see them all Wednesday, but I planned to do ...
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Crimes reported: October Dare County Sheriff's Office blotter

The Outer Banks Voice - 03 Nov 2017
1000 block of 64 264 Hwy S, Roanoke Island. Money stolen. October 10, 2017. Larceny. 40000 block of NC 12 Hwy, Avon. Money stolen. October 10, 2017. Advertisement. Breaking and Entering. 100 block of Candela Drive, Roanoke Island. Nothing stolen.
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List of Veterans Day deals and freebies

wtkr.com - 02 Nov 2017
NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island will be free to everyone all day Saturday, November 11. That day the aquarium will also kick-off the “Season of Thankfulness” food drive that runs through November 30 and benefits the Roanoke Island Food Pantry at Mount ...
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Tar Heel State Women

HuffPost - 15 Nov 2017
Born in 1587 on what is today Roanoke Island, North Carolina, Virginia Dare was the first English child born on North American soil. She was named in honor of the territory of Virginia (which in turn was named for Queen Elizabeth I, the Virgin Queen).
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NC Aquarium holds Veterans Day celebration

wtkr.com - 06 Nov 2017
MANTEO, N.C. – The N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island will be celebrating Veterans Day by allowing those who visit to come in for free. The aquarium says free admission will be all day Saturday and is one of the two free admission days that the aquarium ...
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Webster the Opossum: Aquarium's new animal ambassador

The Outer Banks Voice - 26 Oct 2017
Webster the Opossum is the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island's newest animal ambassador. (Rick Eller, NCARI). Opossums sometimes get a bad rap with their unusual looks and nighttime antics, but there's actually a lot to love about these small ...
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Symposium full; but more on Lost Colony set for weekend

The Outer Banks Voice - 25 Oct 2017
The other half showcases artisan reproductions of items the colonists would have used in their daily life, either brought from home on the journey to Roanoke Island or fashioned at the settlement. A corn-based ale made from a recipe used by Thomas ...
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Coco the sea turtle moves from VLM to the Atlantic

Daily Press - 02 Nov 2017
Coco was moved from its home on Thursday morning into a van headed to the North Carolina Aquarium at Roanoke Island. In a matter of five minutes, aquarium curator Chris Crippen scuba dived into the tank, grabbed Coco and moved the turtle into a ...
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Hawaii psychiatric patient is surprised his escape worked

Roanoke Times - 17 Nov 2017
Saito, acquitted of a 1979 murder by reason of insanity, after escaping took a taxi to a chartered plane in Honolulu bound for the island of Maui and then boarded another plane to San Jose, Calif., police said. (State Hospital Hospital/Honolulu Police ...

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