A fire earlier this month killed a woman, whose daughter works at Hardees.
By Jean Martin
Florence–Whortonsville Volunteer Fire Department
MARIBEL – On the morning of Jan. 5, this community suffered a great tragedy. A structure fire not only ended in the destruction of a home but in the loss of life to one of the inhabitants and burn injuries to another.
Pamela Jones, an employee of Hardees in Alliance, was injured while trying to save her mother, but could not, and has suffered a great loss.
Several fire departments, Pamlico Rescue, and Emergency Management were all there for a good many ho…
For Immediate Release: Pamlico County, NC – Structure Fire (Fatality) 5-January-2016
On Tuesday, January 05, 2016 at 0925 hours, Pamlico County Volunteer Fire Departments (Vandemere, Triangle, Goose Creek Island and Pamlico County Rescue Squad) with an initial “Tanker Task Force” Alarm for Grantsboro-Silverhill and Reelsboro Fire Departments were dispatched to 282 Swan Point Rd. in the Maribel Community of Bayboro, NC. Initial reports of Fire Conditions and confirmation of a victim entrapped within the structure constituted a Mutual Aid “All Hands…
Al Springer is all smiles as he takes delivery on Silver Voyager, which was four years in the making.
By Beth Bucksot | Special to the County Compass
MARIBEL — Four years of designing and planning — with plenty of blood, sweat and tears included — finally culminated Sunday afternoon with the launch of Silver Voyager.
Owners Al and Ginny Springer contracted with B&B Yacht Designs, based in Vandemere, to create a power catamaran that can weather rough seas comfortably, handle easily, be fuel efficient, have the capacity to cross the Atlantic and other ocean areas, as wel…