Opposition is brewing to injection wells for wastewater from fracking

A resolution up for a vote next Monday evening by the Dare County commissioners and a position paper from a regional water resources group in Onslow County are the latest indications of the fast-growing coastal opposition to using coastal aquifers to eliminate wastewater from hydraulic fracking. The position paper by the Onslow Water Resources Group […]

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Helen Warden Black

HelenWarden “Sis” Black passed away peacefully with family members at herside on April 4, 2013 in Annapolis, Md. She was 89 years old. She wasborn in St. Johnsbury, Vt., on Dec. 18, 1923, the daughter of the lateDavid Royal and Hazel Ramage Warden. She was raised in Bluefield, W.Va., and graduated from Beaver High School, […]

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Billy E. Norell

AVON– Billy E. Norrell, 82, passed away on Wednesday, April 3,2013 at Sentara General Hospital in Norfolk,Va. He was born on Nov. 16, 1930 in SouthCarolina. Billyjoined the United States Navy in 1949 and servedfor 30 years, serving in the Korean andVietnam wars and was a highly decorated officer in electronicwarfare. He retired in 1979, achieving the rank of Commander. Billy’s greatest loves other than his wife and family were fishing, bowling, and being Granddaddy. Billyis survived […]

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Evelyn Gard Hedrick

BUXTON– Evelyn Gard Hedrick, 78, mother of three, Nannie to many, died inElizabeth City on April 1, 2013 after a valiant battle with numeroushealth obstacles. Her last days were spent planning a celebration withher family. Greeting her in heaven are her parents, Herbert A. andAgnes Hooker Gard, brother Herbert A. Gard Jr., and grandson, EhanHooper. […]

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