Group to Honor Etheridge, Life-Saving Crew

Capt. Richard Etheridge, a slave who was raised on Roanoke Island and taught to read and write, was the nation’s first African-American keeper of a United States Life-Saving Service Station. The Pea Island Life-Saving Station, of which Etheridge was appointed as keeper in 1880, also made history as the only station with an all-black crew […] Hatteras Features |  Full Article

Claude Michel Dubresson

KILL DEVIL HILLS — Claude Michel Dubresson passed away in his home in Colington on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. He was surrounded by love and family in his favorite environment.

Mr. Dubresson was an incredible entrepreneur, friend, and above all, a man of integrity with the highest of work ethics.