Community Foundation Awards $191,100 in 76 Scholarships

The Outer Banks Community Foundation awarded $191,100 in 76 scholarships to 56 students this spring, in a year of firsts for the Community Foundation’s expanding scholarship program. This year, thirty-eight percent of graduation seniors receiving Community Foundation scholarships will be the first in their families to attend college. In addition, three newly-established scholarship programs have […]

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Various readopted marine fisheries rules take effect today

37 readopted fisheries rules become effective today, which generally pertain to permit and application timeframes, as well as corrections to grammar or typographical errors. The rules, readopted under a state-mandated periodic review schedule (G.S. 150B-21.3A), include existing fisheries rules 15A NCAC 03I .0101 (Definitions); 15A NCAC 03O .0203, .0205-.0208, and .0210 (Shellfish Leases and Franchises); and […]

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