The skipjack Wilma Lee, a restored oyster dredging sailboat that was donated to Ocracoke Alive in February, has recently been awarded US Coast Guard certification to carry up to 44 passengers for hire.
You can read more about the Wilma Lee here: http://villagecraftsmen.blogspot.com/2012/03/restored-skipjack-donated-to-ocracoke.html.
You can read more about the certification here: http://www.ocracokecurrent.com/45738.
The Wilma Lee has already started taking groups out on Pamlico Sound to enjoy Ocracoke under sail. To book a sail call Capt. Rob at 252-928-SAIL.
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is a gallery of photos of fences on
Howard Street and Lawton Lane. To go directly to the this month's
Newsletter click here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news092112.htm.