Crab pots allowed in Ocean Pines canals, DNR says

OCEAN PINES, Md. – The Department of Natural Resources says commercial and private crab pots are permitted in Ocean Pines canals. We’re told the only restrictions for crab pots are in the Yacht Club Marina area. DNR’s regulation unit said, “Commercial watermen are allowed to fish in tidal waters. So,...
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John F. Burns Jr.

John Francis “Johnny” Burns Jr., 74, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, at his home in Southern Pines, surrounded by loved ones, after living a wonderful life of service, kindness and love. He was born Oct. 1, 1947, the son of Catherine...
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Fike holds off Union Pines for 3A golf title; Emily Mathews top individual

Jackson Springs, N.C. — Eastern Alamance’s Emily Mathews ran through the Gray Course at Foxfire Resort in 3-under, 69, on the final day of competition to card an even-par, 144, for the tournament and claim the 3A Individual State Championship in Women’s Golf. Mathews claimed her second straight individual title after winning the 3A title a year ago at Beacon Ridge.

Israel unveils tech-driven climate change plan ahead of COP26

The Israeli government has approved a plan designed to promote “climate innovation”, focusing on the use of technology to help it and other countries prepare for and mitigate climate change. The plan, which was passed on Sunday, will see the development of technologies for use in the areas of climate,...

Ryan Gosling re-teaming with Place Beyond the Pines director for Wolfman movie

Ryan Gosling and director Derek Cianfrance are re-teaming for Universal's upcoming Wolfman movie, Deadline reports. The pair previously worked together on the movies The Place Beyond the Pines and Blue Valentine. Cianfrance also wrote and directed the HBO series I Know This Much is True, which starred Mark Ruffalo as identical twins, and he was nominated for an Oscar for his work writing the Riz Ahmed-led movie Sound of Metal.

New skateboard rules could roll into Southern Pines

If you are a skateboarder in Southern Pines, things are about to possibly change as the town may ease the town’s ordinance. The Southern Pines Town Council on Oct. 25 heard a presentation by Assistant Town Manager Jessica Roth addressing residents’ concerns about skateboarders. For this discussion, a skateboard is anything propelled by the user that isn’t a bicycle.
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Shiela Jane Boulet

Shiela Jane Boulet, 79, formerly of Parkersburg, crossed over peacefully under the care of the amazing staff of the Pines at Glenwood in Marietta on October 21, 2021. She was the daughter of Conrad and Frankie Douglas of Vienna. Jane was preceded in death by her parents and two husbands, Robert Claus and Tom Boulet.

Union Pines Viking Classic

Nearly 20 bands competed Saturday, Oct. 23 at Union Pines High School for the school's 28th annual Viking Classic band festival at Woodrow Wilhoit Stadium. Welcome to the discussion. Thank you for reading!. Please purchase a subscription to continue reading. Subscribe today and support local community journalism.