Lewis B. Glass

Buxton– Lewis B. (Bookie) Glass Jr., 65, died Jan. 14 at his residence. Heis survived by his wife of 47 years, Suzanne; his daughter, Paula, anda sister, Terry DeCatur. Bookie was a longshoreman for the ILA for 33years. At Bookie’s request there will be no services. Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, is assisting the family with […]

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Doris Lee Jennette

BUXTON– Doris Lee Jennette, 82, died Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. She was bornin Cordova, Md., to the late Edgar and Margaret Whitby Sard. It was inMaryland that she met Nasa Jennette Jr. and moved to Hatteras Islandsoon after. They were married for 35 years. Doris was a loving wife,mother, and grandmother. She was an exceptional […]

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Deputy superintendent Darrell Echols has been promoted to chief of science and resources in Southeast Region

Darrell L. Echols, deputy superintendent of the National Park Service’s Outer Banks group, has been promoted to chief of science and natural resources in the Southeast Regional Office and will begin his new position on Jan. 12, 2014.  Echols has served as the deputy superintendent or acting superintendent for nearly six years. During that time, […]

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Changes in building code could add to higher flood insurance concerns

There’s another potential headache looming for North Carolina residents who live in flood zones, and it has nothing to do with the recent changes in the federal law that are spiking rates in flood insurance. Instead, recent changes made in state building codes could affect discounts awarded to participants in the National Flood Insurance Program’s […]

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