Yearly Archives: 2017

Recovering addicts bolster case for ‘New Beginnings’ opioid treatment

‘The shot saved my life!’ say all. Gut-wrenching statements in public forum. Pamlico County, HOPE Clinic attempt to resolve liability concerns BAYBORO – Mere words cannot possibly describe the emotions on display Thursday night, Dec. 7, as a half-dozen individuals – all of whom willingly described themselves as ‘recovering addicts’ – stood one-by-one behind a podium to address a crowd of more than 200 people. Labeled a ‘Community Information Session,’ the two-hour experience had the intensity of a well-crafted TV production – only this was real life, featuring y…

Three arrested for vehicle break-ins — One culprit skips bail — remains on the lam

On November 16th, 2017, The Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Indian Bluffs Road, Arapahoe NC, in reference to a vehicle breaking and entering. The vehicle break- in resulted in the larceny of three handguns and multiple credit cards. After an extensive investigation by the Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office, three suspects were identified and charged with numerous felonies. This investigation led Pamlico County Sheriff’s Investigators to Carteret County where two of the three stolen firearms were recovered. The Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office would li…

New group launches film series

By Diane Lemieux ORIENTAL — The Pamlico Progressives recently kicked off the group’s new film and discussion series, ‘How Governmental Policies Affect Pamlico County!’ The first program, held at the Oriental Town Hall, was an educational film titled ‘Democracy for Sale.’ This video is from the ‘America Divided’ film series, which explores inequality in our political system and in several other areas pertinent to everyday Americans – like education, housing, healthcare, labor, and criminal justice. Promotional materials aptly describe the film: “Zach Ga…
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