Fort Fisher
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Fort Fisher Hermit Festival Sunday
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/01/2012 - 9:55am.

The N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher and Common Sense Films hosts the festival to celebrate local legend, Robert E. Harrill, and commemorate his mysterious death four decades ago.

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Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry begins spring schedule Sunday
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/29/2012 - 9:06am.

The NC Department of Transportation's Ferry Division announces that it will begin running its normal spring/summer schedule at the Southport-Fort Fisher route Sunday.

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Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry to run abbreviated schedule Tuesday, Wednesday
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 03/12/2012 - 9:35am.

The Southport-Fort Fisher will run on an abbreviated schedule Tuesday and Wednesday for ramp maintenance.

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Students spend spring break sorting Civil War shipwreck artifacts
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 03/06/2012 - 12:50pm.

While most college students spend their spring break in warm, tropical locales, a few from and UNCW and East Carolina are at Fort Fisher this week digging up artifacts.

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Fort Fisher hosts holiday open house
Submitted by IE on Tue, 12/06/2011 - 4:07pm.

Christmas came early to an area historic site. The Friends of Fort Fisher hosted a holiday open house today to help visitors get into the holiday spirit.

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NC launches new tool for teaching Civil War
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 11/28/2011 - 7:15am.

North Carolina students now have a way to link their classroom lessons about the Civil War with the actual sites where historic events took place.

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Southport-Ft.Fisher ferry runs cut Friday
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/03/2011 - 9:54am.

The NC Department of Transportation's Ferry Division will run an abbreviated schedule on its Southport-Fort Fisher route Friday to exchange vessels.

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Aquarium offers trick or treating under the sea
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 10/25/2011 - 4:18pm.

If you are looking for a spooky, but safe place to take the kids trick or treating, you may want to think about going under the sea. The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher is having its tenth year of trick or treating under the sea starting Wednesday evening.

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Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival hits the stage this weekend
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 10/06/2011 - 9:57am.

It's going to be a gorgeous weekend. What better way to enjoy it than at the beach, with some tasty seafood and a little music? Actually, make that a lot of music.

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