tribute to the life and influence of Island Free Press editor and
co-founder Irene Nolan was broadcasted on Radio Hatteras on Sunday,
during the time slot of her regular “To The Point” radio show.
The Point” was first introduced on September 7 in 2014, just six
months after Radio Hatteras started broadcasting. Irene launched the
endeavor as a new way to reach the community, and she brought to her
interview show the same journalistic integrity that was the hallmark
of the Island Free Press.
show was used as a platform to tackle a number of topics that were
essential to the community, such as the continuing beach access
issues, or information on local organizations / projects that made
the islands better.
rise in the journalism world, as well as her influence in the
community, is outlined in detail during the broadcast through stories
told by a number of local residents and friends.
Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac, President of
the North Carolina Beach Buggy Association Bill Smith, GeeGee Rosell
of Buxton Village Books, Hatteras Island writer Natalie Kavanagh and former Dare County County Commissioner
Alan Burrus are all featured in the broadcast, and they stories and
memories of how Irene made the island a better place.
ABOUT RADIO HATTERAS
Hatteras is Hatteras Island's community, non-profit radio station and
depends on grants, memberships, and underwriting.
broadcasts around the clock with news -- including such things as
surfing and fishing reports -- community announcements, music, and
special programs. The station is also streamed live. To listen,
go to www.radiohatteras.org.
community radio station also needs your support, and you can give
that by purchasing a membership or by underwriting the station if you
are a business or another community non-profit.
memberships are $50 for a family, $25 for an individual and $10 for a
student. Mail memberships and other contributions to Radio Hatteras,
P.O. Box 339, Frisco, NC 27936.
E-mail [email protected] or
call (252) 995-6000 for information about underwriting opportunities.