Daily Archives: January 24, 2020

Joint investigation and traffic stop leads to Morehead City man’s drug arrest

CARTERET COUNTY, NC – A multi-agency investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Morehead City man as well as the seizure of a large quantity of illicit drugs. Billy Jay Wiggins, 37, was taken into custody during a traffic stop without incident around 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 23, 2020 by Carteret County deputies. A subsequent search of the vehicle produced over 106 grams of crystal methamphetamine, 5 dosage units of prescription medication (Lorazepam), Narcan, drug paraphernalia, and United States currency. The arrest of Wiggins, who is currently on parole, is the result of a multi…

Rally in Richmond Huge, armed & peaceful

By Eric Noevere Contrary to the media warning of violence at the Jan. 20 pro Second Amendment Rally in Virginia, it turned out to be a peaceful celebration of the freedom to keep and bear arms, protest peaceably, and freedom of speech. I had the great pleasure of attending. I met many very nice people and in spite of the mid 20’s temperatures and biting north wind, they were in a very good and positive mood. I got up at 02:45 am and drove to the Virginia Civil Defense League’s satellite parking area at the “Diamond,” a sports arena. This is 2.9 miles from the Capital. There was shuttle bus service which I…