Daily Archives: May 22, 2019

Georgia man charged in sexual assault

CARTERET COUNTY — On 05/22/2019, Carteret County Deputies and the NC State Bureau of Investigation flew to into Midcoast Regional Airport in Ft. Stewart (Hinesville) GA to pick up Michael Eliseo Alaniz, 20, of Ludowici, GA for engaging in sexual acts with a local minor. Detective JC Hawks who investigated the case said that Alaniz is accused of have relations with a 14- year-old girl he met while living in Carteret County in the spring of 2018. Alaniz, who was arrested on 05/08/2019 by the Long County Sheriff’s Office was held in the Liberty County jail awaiting an extradition hearing fo…

Festival reaches far & wide

MYRTLE BEACH – Wayne and Jeannie Sawyer, active with the Aurora Fossil Festival for many years, recently vacationed in Myrtle Beach where they spotted a ‘shark’s tooth necklace’ worn by a waitress at Captain Benjamin’s Seafood Restaurant. Turns out, Dana Johnson (she is also holding a box of smaller sharks’ teeth) is a former Fossil Festival patron, and expects to return this year!…