Yearly Archives: 2019

Sons of Confederate Veterans honor local Junior ROTC cadet

BAYBORO – Sons of Confederate Veterans Private Charles Frederick Harget Camp #706 recently presented the group’s ‘H. L. Hunley Jr. ROTC Award’ to cadet PO3 Perla Cervantes of Pamlico County’s Naval Jr. OTC Program. According to Pamlico’s Senior Naval Science Instructor Commander Mike Robinson, Cervantes “is a squared away cadet who is very active with the unit’s academic and orienteering teams. We expect bigger things from her as she continues in the program.” This is the second year that Camp #706 has presented the H. L. Hunley Jr. ROTC Award to a cadet at…

Wednesday high speed chase in Pamlico County leads to arrest

On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at approximately 8:30pm, Deputies with the Pamlico County Sheriff’s Office were conducting a Drivers License checking station at the intersection of Straight Road and Highway 55 just outside of Oriental. While conducting the checking station, a vehicle operated by Jermaine Channing Roberson drove through the checking station at a high rate of speed, refusing to stop and almost striking one of the deputies. Deputies left the checking station in an attempt to stop the vehicle, however; the vehicle would not stop. The vehicle chase went through the village of O…

‘Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose!’ (The more things change, the more they remain the same)

Let us hope! Best wishes, Notre Dame!…