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Park service evaluating whether to move Ocracoke Lighthouse

The National Park Service has begun a project to evaluate how to repair and whether to relocate the historic lighthouse on North Carolina’s Ocracoke Island.
May 16, 2021 2:05 PM

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Removal of Asheville Confederate monument set to commence

Work to demolish and remove a 75-foot-tall stone obelisk built to honor a Confederate leader will begin soon in Asheville, North Carolina.
May 16, 2021 2:01 PM

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Treasured Southport dock reopens years after hurricane

A cherished dock in a coastal North Carolina city has reopened in time for tourist season, years after it was wrecked by a hurricane.
May 16, 2021 2:01 PM

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NC native honors father with toxic exposure news site

May 16, 2021 2:01 PM

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2 men wrongfully sent to death row awarded $75M in damages

A jury in a North Carolina federal civil rights case has awarded $75 million to two Black, intellectually disabled half brothers who spent decades behind bars after being wrongfully convicted in the 1983 rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl.
May 16, 2021 2:01 PM

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Seasonal speed limits in effect for parts of N.C. Highway 12

North Carolina transportation workers are swapping out speed limit signs on the lone road that links the Outer Banks to the mainland as the summer travel season picks up.
May 16, 2021 11:08 AM

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Two charged in overdose death of North Carolina woman

A man and a woman have been charged in the overdose death of a woman whose body was discovered last year in a wooded area behind a Walmart.
May 16, 2021 11:08 AM