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Letter: Recognizing the people who helped our Knotts Island Community Cemetery

Dear Editor: As we are entering another grass cutting season and a new decade, let us pause for a moment and give thanks for all we have been blessed with and look to our future with total optimism. When we… Continue Reading

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On Knotts Island, keeping up with a community cemetery

BY JOHN-HENRY DOUCETTE KNOTTS ISLAND, N.C. — Here, in a tightly knit place that is part of – but also isolated by water from – Currituck County, generations of islanders have been laid to rest in a community cemetery that is… Continue Reading

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Virginia Beach robbery cases illustrate need for care in online dealmaking

BY JOHN-HENRY DOUCETTE COURTHOUSE – Two local cases are among the growing number of alleged crimes resulting from digital marketplaces that link buyers and sellers. The mobile application OfferUp, which operated similarly to the classified site Craigslist, was the conduit… Continue Reading

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Three injured in roll-over crash on Princess Anne Road near Asbury Christian Fellowship Church

BY JOHN-HENRY DOUCETTE PUNGO — Three people traveling in a car that lost control on Princess Anne Road were hurt this morning in a crash near Asbury Christian Fellowship Church. The car in the single-vehicle crash was traveling north when it… Continue Reading

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Police officer accused of fraudulently obtaining prescription medication

THE INDEPENDENT NEWS COURTHOUSE – A city police officer is accused of fraudulently obtaining prescription medication. Harry M. Kephart Jr., 29, on Monday was indicted on a count of obtaining drugs by fraud. Kephart was served the indictment on Tuesday, and he… Continue Reading