On Thursday I wrote about de-funding for lifeguards on Ocracoke's beach. The Superintendent of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore does not believe it is important to have lifeguards for 2014.
If you think this policy is a mistake,
please sign this petition: http://www.change.org/petitions/save-our-lifeguards-put-lifeguards-back-on-our-beaches
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter documents the day telephones came to the island. The article includes
images of Ocracoke's first telephone directory which lists a total of
63 subscribers. You can read the Newsletter here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news022114.htm.