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Bald Head Island

BHI bones buried at site of Confederate fort

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Archeologists say the burial site is within the boundaries of Fort Holmes, a Confederate base during the Civil War. Full story...
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Digging up the story: Reporter uncovers 3rd skeleton at BHI

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videoAs journalists, we try not to be part of the story. Sometimes, though, you just can't avoid it. That's what happened to WWAY's Hailey Winslow today when she went to Bald Head Island to watch state archeologists examine the site where two human skeletons were found last week. Full story...
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Bald Head crews turn up skeletons

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video Construction workers renovating a golf course at Bald Head Island last week turned up two human skeletons. The bones are believed to be from the 1800s. Full story...
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Dredging causes erosion along Bald Head Island, residents fear more with Hurricane Bill

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videoHurricane Bill has Bald Head Island residents and officials concerned. Even though Bill may stay far off our coast, the storm churns up the water and the massive swells can erode the beach. Full story...
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Pirates and land lovers alike try to preserve Old Baldy

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videoBald Head Island is a secluded vacation paradise. Normally it's peaceful, but Friday the island was full of pirate wannabees. It's all for a worthy project, the preservation of the state's oldest standing lighthouse. Full story...
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Bald Head Island residents vote to help re-nourishment effort

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Bald Head Island residents seem to agree that beach re-nourishment is worth paying for. In a special election Tuesday, island residents voted to raise taxes to pay for an approximately $17 million re-nourishment effort. Full story...
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Bald Head residents vote on beach renourishment

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It will come down to a vote from the residents of Bald Head Island to say ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to beach renourishment. The 17-million dollar project would replace sand on the south and west ends of the island. Full story...
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Deep Point Marina welcomes Bald Head travelers

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videoDeep Point Marina is now open to the public. Dozens gathered to celebrate the grand opening for the ferry's new 40,000 square foot, two level terminal.

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Deep Point Marina offers a new way to Bald Head Island

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This week marks a new way to get to Bald Head Island. Deep Point Marina, a new 40,000 square foot terminal, will open Tuesday. Full story...
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Bald Head Island having record sea turtle nesting season

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videoBald Head Island is proud of having the best sea turtle nesting season in nine years. Loggerhead sea turtles are listed as a threatened species by the endangered species act. Full story...
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Bald Head Island Prepares for National Lighthouse Day

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videoSaturday is National Lighthouse Day and North Carolina's oldest standing lighthouse, Old Baldy, is on Bald Head Island. Pirates will help celebrate the day. They arrived Wednesday and gave NewsChannel 3 a sneak peak of what's to come over the weekend. Full story...
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