Memorial Day Celebration at the Carolina Beach Lake Families

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					                                                                                                                Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011                    1B

      Memorial Day                                                        Families, Fireworks,             CAROLINA BEACH FARMERS
                                                                                                            MARKET CONTINUES NOW
     Celebration at the                                                  Music Movies & Bingo                 UNTIL OCTOBER 9TH
    Carolina Beach Lake                                                    on Pleasure Island                 The      Carolina     Beach
                                                                                                           Farmer’s Market kicked off its
                                                                                                                                             simplified. And the baked
                                                                                                                                             goods are a wonderful mix
                                                                                                           summer with a combination of      including rum cakes, award
                                                                                                           farmer’s market and arts and      winning cupcakes, baklava,
                                                                                                           crafts show with almost 70 ven-   muffins, cookies and breads.
                                                                                                           dors bringing their items for        The artists bring a large vari-
                                                                                                           your enjoyment.                   ety of beautiful and unique
                                                                                                              The farmers are bringing       items including jewelry, acrylic
                                                                                                           more produce as it comes into     and oil paintings, pottery, hand-
                                                                                                           season such as blueberries,       made clothing and hats, photog-
                                                                                                           tomatoes, greens of many types,   raphy, hair accessories, hand-
                                                                                                           broccoli, sweet potatoes and      bags and totes, cutting boards,
                                                                                                           squash. Fresh eggs and meats,     soaps, candles, wood art and
                                                                                                           cheeses, spices and cookbooks     mosaics.
                                                                                                           will have your dinner plans       See MARKET, page 11B

   Many forget that Memorial          ceremony in observance of the
Day is more than just a day off       National Holiday. Members of
school and work. It’s a day to        the Legion stepped up to repre-
reflect on our Nation Veterans        sent each war with the excep-
                                                                           Last week Memorial Day
and those currently serving to        tion of Word War I. The cere-
                                                                        weekend started off early with
keep us all safe.                     mony closed with Katelin
                                                                        Tuesday evening’s “Family
   To help honor these people         Walker’s rendition of America
                                                                        Night” held at the Carolina
the American Legion Post 129          the Beautiful.
                                                                        Beach Boardwalk. Hosted by
held     a    Memorial    Day            The Legion’s Auxiliary held
                                                                        the Boardwalk Makeover
Celebration at Carolina Beach         a Poppy Sale all week long,
                                                                        Group the event is held each
Lake. Residents, visitors and         contributions assist disabled
                                                                        Tuesday from 6:30pm until
council members attended the          See LEGION, page 16B              8:30pm. There is plenty of fam-
                                                                        ily fun including face painting,
                                                                        singing dancing and visit from
                                                                        Sponge Bob and Dora!
                                                                           Wednesday Night Bingo
                                                                        lovers had their daubers ready
                                                                        for a great outdoor open air of
                                                                        Bingo. Bingo Night continues
                                                                        at     the    Gazebo      every
                                                                        Wednesday Night from 6:00pm
                                                                                                           BABY-OF-THE-WEEK - This week’s “Baby of the Week” is
                                                                        until 9:00pm ending August           sweet McKinley who recently turned 2! McKinley is the
                                                                        31st. Those who made it out to     daughter of Alex Doetsch and Cody Boston. She enjoys learn-
                                                                        the boardwalks gazebo stage         ing everything she knows from her big sister Meadow and
                                                                        See WEEKEND, page 12B                       spending time with her family and friends.

Second Saturday in June is a BLAST at Fort Fisher
    If you’re looking for some
family fun that’s easy on the
pocketbook, visit the Fort Fisher
State Historic Site on Saturday,
June 11, from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.,
as the site celebrates the second
Saturday in June with “Storms
of Shot and Shell,” a field
artillery extravaganza. Visitors
will see and hear the frequent fir-
ing of a full six-gun battery lin-
ing the south air strip. They can
also meet historian Chris E.
See BLAST, page 11B

       Charity Auction Raise $5,000 for Nourish NC
Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 repre-
sentatives from the Pleasure
Island Chamber of Commerce
and the Pleasure Island
Foundation for a Sustainable
Community met with volun-
teers of Nourish NC to present
them with a $5,000 check. The
funds were raised from this
year’s Touch of Class Charity
Auction and were graciously
accepted by Kim Karslake
See CHECK, page 10B

   Ft. Fisher #2325 UDC Honors Local WW II Hero
By: Patricia Gray W. Bolander
President Ft Fisher #2325, UDC

   The Fort Fisher #2325
Chapter, United Daughters of
the Confederacy, honored a
local Carolina Beach man who
gave his life in World War II.
Seaman 2uid Class, Charles
Horace Batson was recognized
for his Navy service aboard the
USS Osweya, which was torpe-
See HERO., page 11B

  Come Celebrate the Longest Running Beach Music
    Fesitval in the United States still on the Beach
   The     Pleasure    Island         Carolina Beach at the historic    open at 10:30 am with the first
Chamber of Commerce is                Carolina Beach Boardwalk. On      band hitting the stage at 11:00
proud to be hosting the 26th          Saturday, patrons can enjoy a     am.     This year’s line-up
Annual Carolina Beach Music           day of live entertainment with    includes: 11:00 - 12:30 Jim
Festival on Saturday, June 4,         the hottest beach music bands     Quick & Coastline, 1:00 – 2:30
2011 on the beach strand in           in the South. The gates will      See BEACH, page 19B
2B           Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011

        NC Veterans Park
          Takes Shape
       PARK SET TO OPEN IN                                                                                                                                   Water Color Classes with
     FAYETTEVILLE JULY 4, 2011                                             P.I. Calendar of Events for 2011                                                 Art instructor Ken Withrow
   Many of the planned compo-       each with a county’s name on
                                                                            May-September - Carolina Beach Farmer’s Market every                         So you think you can draw a            Most students are repeat stu-
nents for the North Carolina        each side. Four civilians from
                                                                                            Saturday (910-431-8122)                                   straight line? Art instructor Ken      dents as they find watercolor
Veterans Park will aptly repre-     each county will also have their
                                                                         June-August - Weekly Movies At The Lake Every Sunday (910                    Withrow saws drawing a                 classes to be both rewarding
sent the park’s theme of “A vet-    hands case on a tile and the tiles
                                                                                                    458-8434)                                         straight line is not required.         and relaxing. Beginners class
eran’s journey: life before, dur-   will be incorporated into the
                                                                         June-August - Weekly Fireworks on the Beach Every Thursday                   Most of the students confess           will be at 9:30am until 11:30am
ing and after service.”             columns. The community Plaza
                                                                                                 (910-458-8434)                                       they are completely surprised          May 25th with Intermediate
    “There are dozens of artistic   represents the time before a cit-
                                                                         June-August - Weekly Boardwalk Music Every Thursday (910-                    with what they are able to paint       classes at 12:30pm until
details that pay homage to both     izen joins the military. Next to
                                                                                                    458-8434)                                         after only a few classes.              See Water Color, page 19B
the state and its veterans,” said   the Community Plaza, the
                                                                          June-August - Free Summer Concerts at Ft. Fisher (910-458-
Craig Hampton, the city of          Service Plaza will represent the
Fayetteville’s special projects     period when a veteran is on
                                                                           June 4 - 26th Annual Beach Music Festival (910-458-8434)
director. Hampton is overseeing     active-duty.
                                                                           June 26 - Kure Beach Double Sprint Triathlon (www.setu-                            Kure Beach Park’s & Rec.
the work on the park. “Because         This portion of the park will
the park is for North Carolina      incorporate seven abstract
                                                                                                                                        Announces 2 New Classes
                                                                             July 3 - Independence Day Fireworks (910-458-8434)
veterans from all branches of       sculptures that are made from                                                                                        The Kure Beach Parks &              teaching Ballroom Dance
                                                                           July 8-10 - East Coast Got Em ‘On Classic King Mackerel
service, many places in the         military salvage parts. The                                                                                       Recreation Advisory Board and          classes on Mondays and
                                                                                             Tournament (458-0240)
park of subtle themes of five.”     sculptures will signify seven                                                                                     the Kure Beach Community               Tuesdays from 10:00-11:00
                                                                             September 16-17 - 4th Annual North Carolina Flatfish
Some of the symbolism is            concepts often associated with                                                                                    Center Committee are pleased           am, beginning May 9th and
                                                                                         Championship (910-452-6378)
apparent. Others, more subtle.      the military: commitment,                                                                                         to announce two new class              10th and continuing through
                                                                         October 8-9 - 18th Annual Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival (910-
In the Community Plaza, a           courage, dedication, heroism,                                                                                     offerings. Sally Deo will be           See DANCE, page 19B
bronzed right hand of a veteran     sacrifice, service and honor.
                                                                            October 14-16 - 5th Annual Pleasure Island Surf Fishing
from each of North Carolina’s          Next to the Service Plaza,
                                                                                           Challenge (910-264-5487)
100 counties will adorn a           the Reflection Garden, which
curved “Oath” wall. In front of     symbolizes life after service,
                                                                          October 15 - 3rd Annual Salty Paws Festival (910-458-3266)
                                                                         November 25 - Island Of Lights Light Up the Lake Celebration
                                                                                                                                                             KURE BEACH TENNIS
the wall will stand 50 columns,     See Veterans, page 19B
                                                                                                 (910-458-5507)                                             PROGRAM - SPRING 2011
                                                                          Nov. 25-Dec. 17 - 3rd Annual Christmas By The Sea (Carolina
                                                                                                                                                         Pre-Register at Town Hall-          Tues 4:30 - 5:30pm.
                                                                                       Beach Boardwalk) (910-470-8666)
Carolina Beach Arts and Activities                                       December 2 - Island Of Lights Christmas Parade (910-458-5507)
                                                                                                                                                      10:00 am - 4:00 pm.Classes                Adult Tennis Clinics:
                                                                                                                                                      held at Joe Eakes Park. Tennis         Youth/Adult Mixed $35 Apr 17
  Committee Starts Performing                                                December 3 - Island Of Lights Flotilla (910-458-0211)
                                                                         December 10 - Island Of Lights Tour Of Homes (910-458-5006)
                                                                                                                                                      classes run 5 weeks. Weekday           Sun 6 - 7pm (no lesson 4/24).
     Arts Night 2011 Season                                              December 31 - Island Of Lights New Years Eve Countdown held
                                                                                                                                                      classes will be taught by Billie       Adult $35 Apr 17 Sun 7 – 8pm
                                                                                                                                                      Fitzsimons – PTR Recreational          (no lesson 4/24). NTRP 2.5-3.5
                                                                                                in Carolina Beach
      CALL FOR ARTISTS                                                       For Chamber information please visit our website at                      Coach. Sunday evening classes
                                                                                                                                                      taught by Jerry Dempsey –
                                                                                                                                                                                             Adult $35 Apr 4 Mon 6 - 7pm.
                                                                                                                                                                                             Beginner Adult $35 Apr 4. Mon
                                                                          or E-Mail us at
   P.A.N. (Performing Arts          include acting, singing, various                                            PTR Tennis Pro.                        7 – 8pm. NTRP 2.5-3.5. Adult
Night) began in 2010 by the         instruments and dancing. We                                                                                          Session 3 - (5 weeks)               $35 Apr 5 Tues 10 - 11am.
Carolina Beach Arts and             are currently looking for people                                                                                  Junior Tennis Clinics . Quick          Beginner Adult $35 Apr 5 Tues
Activities committee to provide     who want to share their talents                                                                                   Start 5 to 7yrs $25 Apr 4 Mon          11am – Noon. NTRP 2.5-3.5
opportunities for local perform-    with our community. Please
                                                                             Pleasure Island Chamber of                                               3:45 - 4:30pm. Beginner 8 to           Adult     $35 Apr 5 Tues 6 –
ing arts to reach the public.       contact us at p.a.n.carolin-            Commerce Announces Exciting                                               12yrs $35. Apr 4 Mon 4:30 -            7pm. No Lesson Sunday April
   This season begins the first              or                                                                                  5:30pmQuick Start 5 to 7yrs            24.     For    Questions    or
Friday of April from 6:30p.m.       Facebook       PAN     Carolina
                                                                              Line Up for the 2011 Free                                               $25 Apr 5 Tues 3:45 - 4:30pm           Scheduling contact: Town Hall
to 9p.m. and continues until        Beach. Join us every Friday               Movies at the Lake Series                                               Beginner 8 to 12yrs $35 Apr 5          @ (910) 458-8216.
October 2011 on the Carolina        night for entertainment by the
Beach Boardwalk. Local talent       people for the people.                  Every Sunday night in the           around.
                                                                         summer, the Carolina Beach                This year will be no differ-
holds free performances that        Admission is always free.##
                                                                         Lake Park comes alive with             ent.    The Pleasure Island
                                                                                                                                                       Kure Beach Community Center
                                                                         activity as families from all          Chamber of Commerce is on the          2010 Dance and Event Schedules
                                                                         areas bring their lawn chairs and      cutting edge offering a line up
     TRINITY CHILDREN NEWS                                               blankets and spend an evening          which includes two 2011                                     WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:
         FAITH LOVE HOP AROUND THE WORLD                                 together under the stars watch-        Academy Award nominated                         EXERCISE: Tuesday from 9-10 AM October-May
            ONE ACT OF KIDNESS AT A TIME                                                                                                                       Fee is $1.00 per person. No registration-Just show up!
                                                                         ing some of the best hit movies        See MOVIE, page 19B
                                                                                                                                                            LINE DANCE: Thursday from 10-11 AM September-May
                                                                                                                                                               Fee is $1.00 per person. No registration-Just show up!
  6th Annual Charity Ride coming                                                                                                                              AIKIDO: Tuesday and Thursday. Children 6-7 PM and
                                                                                                                                                      Adults 7-9 PM. Fee involved. Call (910)343-3413 for more information.
  to Big Daddy’s June 16th – 18th                                                                                                                                            MONTHLY DANCES:
   Trinity Children Foundation      Winston-Salem,        NC     and      THE AQUARIUM IS LOCATED AT US 421, 15 MILES SOUTH
                                                                                                                                                        Square Dances with Caller Tom Wallace 2nd. Wednesday of the month
– held its second Trinity           Baptist Children’s Homes                                                                                             7:30-9:30 PM $5.00 Per Person Social Dances with Tony and Diane
                                                                          OF WILMINGTON For more information or to register for a pro-
Children Poker Run with the         Thomasville Area Family                                                                                                           3rd Saturday of the month, January-May*
                                                                          gram, please call (910)458-7468 Monday - Friday from 9-5PM or
support of Perry’s Emporium         Services, Thomasville, NC                                                                                                           7:30-10 PM $8.00 pp or $15/couple
                                                                          Check the website for program details at
                                                                                                                                                                      Also, a Fall Dance each September, TBA
and many riders and friends             From the Poker Run, TCF          *Pre-Registration for all events REQUIRED. Meeting place for all events is
                                                                           at the North Carolina Aquarium’s Front Desk (unless otherwise listed).     The Kure Beach Community Center Committee meets every month on the
hosted at Britt Motorsports,        has added $2,500.00 to CFCC                                                                                         second Tuesday at 10:00 AM, (excluding Nov & Dec). All Residents of
Wilmington, NC this year.           to be held to reach the required                 EVENTS                    June 5, 2011 at 1:00 PM,               Kure Beach are welcome to attend. We would love to have your input! Also,
Trinity Children 2nd Annual         $25,000.00         to      reach        BEHIND THE SCENES                  Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 11:30        the Community Center is available to rent for your special event. Call 458-
Poker Run was held to enhance       Endowment of the Trinity                 • AQUARIST APPREN-                AM, Sunday, June 12, 2011 at               8944 and leave a message. Someone will return your call promptly.
our TCF Gift of Education           Children – Donna Morse               TICE - Saturday, June 4, 2011         1:00 PM, and Sunday, June 19,
Program – established at Cape       Scholarship Fund. Should you         at 2:00 PM, Saturday, June 11,        2011 at 1:00 PM - Have you
Fear Community College in           wish to help reach this goal,        2011 at 2:00 PM, and Saturday,        ever wondered what goes on
November 2010. The Fund is          donations may be made direct-        June 18, 2011 at 2:00 PM -            behind the scenes at an
open to the children who have       ly to CFCC or you may wish to        Find out what it is like to be        Aquarium? Space for animal
been helped to recover from         Call     Tom      Lamont       at    responsible for the aquarium          holding, husbandry, life sup-
abuse by The Carousel Center,       910.742.1937 or mail your            critters. Join staff on a behind-     port systems, and access to
Wilmington, NC – The Boys           check to Trinity Children            the-scenes tour, learn about our      exhibits is hidden behind the
and Girls Homes of NC, Lake         Foundation, P O Box 149, Kure        animals and their diets, and          aquarium walls. If you have
Waccamaw,          NC        –      Beach, NC 28449 – for “TCF           assist our staff in the prepara-      ever cared for a home aquari-
Southmountain Children &            Gift of Education Fund”              tion of food and feeding of           um, you may have some idea of
Family Services, Nebo, NC -             The     Trinity    Children      some      of     our     animals.     what it takes to operate a col-
The      Children’s    Home,        See TRINITY, page 11B                Participants will also observe        lection of salt and freshwater
                                                                         our Aquarists accomplish some         exhibits, with hundreds of ani-
                                                                         of their daily care and mainte-       mals. Accompany aquarium
                                                                         nance tasks. This limited             staff on a guided tour of animal
                                                                         opportunity is only open to 10        quarantine, life support, food
                                                                         participants.        Participants     preparation, and access areas.
                                                                         should wear close-toed shoes          This unique opportunity is lim-
                                                                         and be prepared to smell fishy.       ited to 10 participants. Children
                                                                         For ages 10 and up. Ages 14           under 8 are not permitted.
                                                                         and under must be accompa-            Children between 8 and 14
 Upcoming Events: Federal Point                                          nied by an adult. Fee: $25.00         must be accompanied by a par-
  Historic Preservation Society                                          per participant. Aquarium             ent or guardian. Fee: $15.00 for
                                                                         admission included.                   adults and $13.00 for children
  Events Calendar Summer/Fall                                                • BEHIND THE SCENES               17 and under. Aquarium admis-
   • Monday June 20, 2011:          hamburgers on the grill and all      TOUR - Thursday, June 2,              sion included. NC Aquarium
Membership Picnic. 6:30 pm          the usual sides – catch up with      2011 at 11:30 AM, Sunday,             See Aquarium, page 11B
Join us for the social occasion     old friends and meet our
of the Summer. Hot dogs and         newest members.

    It has taken us awhile, but     to feedback and ideas, just e-
between Ron Griffin and             mail          them          to
Rebecca, we’ve gotten a pretty OR feder-
good start on our web site.
Please take a look and see what        A number of the pages are
you think. We’re always open        See WEB SITE, page 19B
                                                                                                                                                      Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011                     3B

     FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH                                                      ST. PAUL’S UNITED                                                    The Survivor’s Guide
      OF CAROLINA BEACH                                                       METHODIST CHURCH
    409 N. Lake Park Blvd. • Carolina Beach, NC 28428                           300 Harper Avenue • Carolina Beach, NC
                                                                                                                                                     XXVII- Should you
        Worship Times & Events                                         St. Paul’s UMC Teams Up With                                                   have a Durable
                                                                             Back Pack Buddies
   First    Baptist    Church
Carolina Beach has something
                                     Mentoring Men for the
                                  Master 6:45 PM. Wednesday:            A hungry child, right here in     food that the students enjoy.
                                                                                                                                                     Power of Attorney
to meet everyone's schedules      Team Kid 6:00 PM. There will       our community; is that really        All of the volunteers and dona-            What happens to your finan-     Durable Power of Attorney be
and needs. Sunday Morning         be an Old Fashioned Hymn           possible? Yes, it is true, sad but   tors then know that each child         cial affairs if you are incapaci-   recorded in the Register of
Schedule:        Contemporary     Sing on Sunday, March 6th at       very true. Thankfully, there are     has food to eat throughout the         tated and cannot take care of       Deeds office in the county in
Service 8:30 AM. Sunday           7:00 PM. Everyone is invited to    also people who volunteer their      weekend. It is hard to imagine         your affairs. Who do you chose      which the principal resides if it
School 9:45 AM Traditional        come and join in singing praises   time and money in a deter-           a more worthwhile cause.               to be your Power of Attorney.       is used after the principal has
Service 11:00 AM. Cat 5 for       to God. Don't forget the Help      mined effort to bring food to           St. Paul’s Angel Food                   Should it be a relative or a    become incapacitated.
Youth 5:00 - 7:00 PM. Be More     Center which serves the needy      these hungry children.         St.   Ministries is joining with New         friend. Or should the Power of         However, most financial
Bible Study for Women: 7:00       of the Island.                     Paul’s     United      Methodist     Life Studios to raise funds, so        Attorney be a bank representa-      institutions require the docu-
PM. Tuesday: Prayer Service          Non-perishable food items       Church Angel Food Ministries         they can purchase “No Child            tive or an accountant. A bank,      ment be recorded even if the
9:00 AM. Martha's Kitchen 6:00    are needed. This has been a dif-   is supporting the local “Back        Goes Without” food boxes.              lender or investment company        principal has full capacity.
- 7:00 PM - A free hot meal for   ficult winter for many people      Pack Buddies” to help fill this      New Life Studios is well               will look to a Power of             Only an original document can
everyone.                         and the demand has been great.     need in our community.               known in the Wilmington area           Attorney if you are not avail-      be recorded. Once recorded,
                                                                        The “Back Pack Buddies”           as a leader in helping worth-          able to sign papers for convey-     certified copies may be
                                                                     program currently fills the back     while organizations raise need-        ing property. Durable Power of      obtained from the Register of
                                                                     packs for underserved students       ed funds. New Life Studios is          Attorney‘s are not valid after      Deeds. How long a Power of
  Kure Beach 1st Baptist Church                                      each week at our local area          taking photos on April 9th and         the person who signed it            Attorney lasts is within the dis-
           208 S. 6th Ave • Kure Beach, NC 28449
                                                                     schools with good, wholesome         See BUDDIES, page 12B                  (known as the ‘principal’) dies.    cretion of the person giving the
                                                                                                                                                 After the death of the principal,   power. If a Power of Attorney
                                                                                                                                                 a Durable Power of Attorney         is made "durable," it remains in
Kure Beach First Baptist Church
Announces An Invitation To The                                            Angel Food Ministries Offers                                           cannot be used for any purpose.
                                                                                                                                                     A Durable Power of
                                                                                                                                                                                     effect even when the principal
                                                                                                                                                                                     later loses capacity. In order for
Annual Hurricane Prayer Service                                           a Helping Hand for Families                                            Attorney allows the person          the Power of Attorney to be
                                                                                                                                                 who signed the document, the        “durable”, the instrument or
                                                                         Angel Food Ministries            Carolina Beach is one example
   Kure Beach - Sunday, June      2011 Hurricane Season. Our                                                                                     principal, to designate an agent,   document giving the power
                                                                     (         of the amplified need for quali-
5, at 4:00 P.M. Corner Of K       coast has been greatly blessed                                                                                 known as an Attorney-in-Fact,       must contain the words "this
                                                                     ), an organization dedicated to      ty, affordable food, which is the
Ave. And Atlantic Ave.: The       in recent seasons.                                                                                             who will act in his or her stead    Power of Attorney shall not be
                                                                     providing affordable, high-          core of Angel Food’s mission.
Pleasure Island Community is         We offer thanksgivings to                                                                                   while alive. If you have a trust,   affected by the subsequent
                                                                     quality food to those in need, is    Angel Food provides individu-
invited to join in a special      our Lord for those blessings.                                                                                  the Durable Power of Attorney       incapacity of the principal". In
                                                                     offering relief and joy to fami-     als and families with fresh,
Prayer Service as we enter the    See Hurricane, page 12B                                                                                        does not have power to control      summary, a Durable Power of
                                                                     lies in Carolina Beach and sur-      brand name food for a fraction
                                                                                                                                                 assets in a trust unless it is      Attorney is effective until the
                                                                     rounding communities.                of the retail price. By purchas-
                                                                                                                                                 specified in the Power of           principal dies, unless the prin-
                                                                         In response to current eco-      ing food in bulk, directly from
                                                                                                                                                 Attorney document. The desig-       cipal revokes the Power of
                                                                     nomic conditions, there is a         some of the top suppliers in the
                                                                                                                                                 nated Trustee in a Trust instru-    Attorney, or termination of the
                                                                     greater need for Angel Food’s        country, food is discounted by
                                                                                                                                                 ment has the power to control       Power of Attorney is specified
                                                                     services nationwide and expan-       up to 50 percent of retail. A
                                                                                                                                                 the assets in the Trust.            within the document after a
                                                                     sion of services to the people of    See ANGEL, page 11B
                                                                                                                                                     For the successor Trustee to    certain period of time. From the
                                                                                                                                                 gain authority, the original        office of: Sharon A. Hatton
                                                                                                                                                 Trustee (normally the Grantor)      Law Office P.C., 321 N. Front
                                                                                                                                                 must resign, or if that is not      Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
                                                                                                                                                 possible, the provisions in the     Telephone:       910-772-9455.
                                                                                                                                                 trust for Trustee succession
                                                                                                                                                 must be followed.          North       Send        questions        to
                                                                                                                                                 Carolina law requires that a

                                                                                      Buying A Miracle
                                                                         Can you picture in your
                                                                     mind’s eye Jesus standing on a
                                                                                                          midst that has come along final-
                                                                                                          ly to help you. Expectation fills
                                                                                                                                                      Senior Center News
                                                                     hillside getting ready to preach     the air for the truth to spill forth       May - June 2011: Our            “Summer People” coming
                                                                     the Beatitudes? You are one of       as He stands up and says, “If          Spring Tea and Quilt Show on        south for June, July and
                                                                     the many who have heard              you will give me your money, I         April 16th was a great success.     August! We will miss our
                                                                     rumors that He is the chosen         will give you a miracle. I will        We served tea, scones, assorted     “Winter People” who go north
                                                                     one of God…the Messiah. You          bless you with a blessing if you       hors d’oeurves and desserts         for the summer - look forward
                                                                     sit there in excitement and with     just sow a seed.”                      with special toppings. Jan          to seeing you next fall and win-
                                                                     baited breath, barely able to            I am appalled at the so-           Truelove (with her many             ter! $$$$ OUR SURPRISE
                                                                     contain yourself. You have           called Pastors and alleged             helpers) did the planning, deco-    DONATION          $$$$:      On
                                                                     heard there is someone in your       See JUNK, page 12B                     rations and the food. Ann Hope      Saturday, March 26th, the 15th
                                                                                                                                                 Marvin (with her many               Annual Wilmington Wing
                                                                                                                                                 helpers) staged the Quilt Show.     Fling was held on the
                                                                                                                                                 Thanks to all -it would take a      Boardwalk in Carolina Beach.
                                                                                                                                                 whole page to list everyone!        This event is sponsored &
                                                                                                                                                 We all enjoyed “dressing up”        organized by students and sev-
                                                                                                                                                 for the occasion! The Easter        eral professors at UNCW for
                                                                                                                                                 Hat contest for the Prettiest Hat   charity. On Thursday, April
                                                                                                                                                 was won by Sarah Williams.          21st, we were delightfully
                                                                                                                                                     The Funniest Hat prize was      SURPRISED with a DONA-
                                                                                                                                                 won by Lois Poignee. Many           TION to Katie B. Hines Senior
                                                                                                                                                 door prizes were awarded.           Center by this group of
                                                                                                                                                 Flowers for decorations and         $4,000.00 from the proceeds of
                                                                                                                                                 door prizes were donated by         the Wing Fling! Please encour-
                                                                                                                                                 Home Depot, WalMart &               age our Mayor, Town Council
                                                                                                                                                 Maxway. Thanks so much to           and Police Chief to invite them
                                                                                                                                                 these merchants! We had many        back to hold the 16th Annual
                                                                                                                                                 compliments on our Tea and          Wilmington Wing Fling here in
                                                                                                                                                 Quilt Show!!! When is the next      Carolina Beach next year!
                                                                                                                                                 one? Maybe next year! Watch            Recipe of the Month -
                                                                                                                                                 in our Island Senior News and       Carmelized Onions: EASY -
                                                                                                                                                 we will let you know!               INEXPENSIVE - DELICIOUS
                                                                                                                                                     Welcome back to our             See Senior News, page 11B

                                                                                                                                                          Weekly Activities
                                                                                                                                                    The following are weekly         Cards 6:30pm.
                                                                                                                                                 events held at the Katie B.            TUESDAY: Bridge at
                                                                                                                                                 Hines Senior Center:                1:00pm. THURSDAY: Paint
                                                                                                                                                    MONDAY: Paint Class              Class from 11am until. Quilting
                                                                                                                                                 12:30pm. Line Dancing 3:30          at 9-11am. BINGO at 7:00pm..
4B           Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011

                                                                                                                                          4th Annual Carolina
                                                                                                                                         Beach Sand Blast Sand
                                                                                                                                          Soccer Tournament
  SOFTBALL WEEKLY RE-CAP                                                                                                                 Tournament to start this Weekend

          Lady Eagles Softball falls to Clayton 3-1
         in the 4th Round of the 4A State Play-Offs
By: Chip Adam
Ashley Softball Head Coach

   • 3/25 – ASHLEY 2
LANEY 0 - Tuesday the
Ashley Softball team made it a
clean sweep of Lanery for the
year. After having beat them
twice earlier Ashley had to play
Laney in the District Round of
See SOFTBALL, page 10B                                                                                                                     The 4th Annual Carolina            Soccer sanctioned event and is
                                                                                                                                        Beach Sand Blast sand soccer          unrestricted; open to all US
                                                                                                                                        tournament will be coming to          Club, AYSO, USYS, unaffiliat-
                                                                                                                                        the Fort Fisher State Park, on        ed teams and individual play-
                                                                                                                                        the BEACH June 4th and 5th.           ers. Playing Surface: will
                                                                                                                                           You can enjoy a weekend at         include 9 fields Beach sand.
                                                                                                                                        Carolina/Kure Beach, swim-            Socks or sand-socks recom-
                                                                                                                                        ming, relaxing, surfing, and          mended The Divisions that
                                                                                                                                        Sand Soccer! This is a US Club        See Sand Blast, page 12B

        (Pictured Above): Photos from The Lady Eagles 3-1 loss against the Clayton Comet’s last Friday night at Ashley.

      Eagles Baseball fall to Holly Springs
       in 4A East Regional Final Series
By: Jeffrey McCulloch
Ashley Baseball

    • 5/24 – ASHLEY 4
HOGGARD 2 - Ashley’s
Baseball team travelled to
Hoggard with a berth in the
Regional Championship series
at stake. Ashley again jumped                                                                                                                         UNCW NEWS
out to a lead in the first inning.
With 1 out Chris Hicks singled
to right field which brought                                                                                                              2011 CAA Baseball Tournament
Chance Shepard to the plate.
                                                                                                                                            • 5/27 (2nd Game) –               elimination games on Friday.
Chance again came through,
                                                                                                                                        UNCW Ends Season With 4-3             The      Monarchs        knocked
hitting a 2 run homerun to get
                                                                                                                                        Loss To ODU - Edgar                   Georgia State out of the tourna-
the Eagles on the board.
                                                                                                                                        Hernandez plated the eventual         ment earlier in the day with a 7-
Jonathan Kelley then singled
                                                                                                                                        winning run with a sacrifice fly      3 victory. The Seahawks,
and his brother Trevor got hit
                                                                                                                                        in the top of the ninth to lift Old   meanwhile, saw their season
by a pitch. They both moved up
                                                                                                                                        Dominion into the Colonial            come to an end and finished
See BASEBALL, page 10B
                                                                                                                                        Athletic Association champi-          with a 31-28 record. In the
                                                                                                                                        onship on Saturday with a 4-3         ninth, Shawn Sizemore started
                                                                                                                                        win over UNCW at Brooks               the rally with a one-out, two-
                                                                                                                                        Field on Friday.                      strike single to right. A fielding
                                                                                                                                            The Monarchs improved to          error put runners on first and
                                                                                                                                        30-25 after winning a pair of         See UNCW, page 19B

                                                                                                                                         Bob Vanderham Paces UNCW in
                                                                                                                                          NCAA East Regional’s Friday
                                                                                                                                           Bob Vanderham placed               and was the only Seahawk to
                                                                                                                                        23rd in the finals of the 800         advance to the finals of an
                                                                                                                                        meters on Friday to pace              event.     Freshman      Aerial
                                                                                                                                        UNCW's effort at the NCAA             Chatman jumped 48-4 feet to
                                                                                                                                        East Regional on Friday at the        finish 36th in the Triple Jump
                                                                                                                                        Robert C. Haugh Track &               while     sophomore      David
                                                                                                                                        Field Complex. Vanderham              Lindsey clocked in at 14.67
                                     (Pictured Above): Photos from the Eagles loss to Holly Springs at Ashley this past Friday Night.   fashioned a time of 1:54.06           seconds to place 39th.
                                                                                                       Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011                5B

                     Pleasure Island Soccer Association
                     Spring 2011 Season comes to a End
              Team Photos will be printed in the next 2 Weeks of the Island Gazette (Continued on 17B).

      (Pictured Above): Star Flooring U7 Girls.        (Pictured Above): Seaside Mortgage U7 Girls.    (Pictured Above): Vaughn’s Legal Eagles U7 Girls.

      (Pictured Above): Krazy Kones U7 Girls.         (Pictured Above): Scott W. Tunis, MD U7 Girls.         (Pictured Above): Bass Built U7 Girls.

  (Pictured Above): Amnesty International U7 Boys.    (Pictured Above): Southern Appraisal U7 Boys.    (Pictured Above): Century 21-Van Coley U7 Boys.

(Pictured Above): Got-Em-On Live Bait Club U7 Boys.       (Pictured Above): HP Homes U7 Boys.           (Pictured Above): Dr. Skip & Dr. Steph U7 Boys.

(Pictured Above): U9 Girls.       (Pictured Above): NRL Builders U9 Girls.        (Pictured Above): Dr. Skip & Dr. Steph U9 Girls.

        (Pictured Above): ZIP ZAP U9 Girls.           (Pictured Above): Subsurface Support U9 Girls.      (Pictured Above): Beds Plus Kids U9 Girls.
6B           Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011

                                                                   RUNNING NEWS
       3rd Annual Flashback 5K & 10K                                                                                                             NEW HANOVER
     5K Overal Winner’s: Erik Rasmusson 17:03 & Melissa Milstead 19:13                                                                          COUNTY RESULTS
      10K Overal Winner’s: Shawn McKee 36:45 & Heather Magill 38:41
                                                                                                                                                   29TH ANNUAL TRI-SPAN
   Just under 300 participants
showed up for the 3rd Annual
                                    tion! Summer Activities pro-
                                    vided in the past have included:
                                                                        Winner’s were: Male Brendan
                                                                        Gordon from Supply 20:25 and
                                                                                                          42:50, 2nd Place Jay Edge
                                                                                                          44:36, and 3rd Place Jason
                                                                                                                                                     10K & 5K JULY 9TH
Flashback 5K & 10K. The Race        mSports Skills & Fitness Fun,       Female Carol Ann Wood from        Colthurst 45:37; Female 40-44:        The 29th Annual Tri-Span         and a crafts fair and farmers
was held at Mayfaire Town           Arts, Dance classes, Yoga,          Locust Grove, GA 24:26.           1st Place Lisa Hayward 51:01,     10K & 5K will be held in             market is held just down the
Center this past Saturday, May      Drumming,           Basketball,        • 10K AGE GROUP                2nd Place Laura J Gay 1:00:14,    Historic              Downtown       street so you can check those
29th with the 10K Race starting     Chorus, Bowling, and Surfing.       WINNER’S: Female 10-12:           and 3rd Place Jessica Williams    Wilmington July 9th with the         out post race. The Pilot House
at 7:30AM and the 5K, which            The Fastest 10K runner was       1st Place Sophia E Ebihara        1:00:50; Male 40-44: 1st Place    Race set to start at 7AM. The        and Elijahs restaurants invite
followed about 10 minutes           Carolina Beach’s Shawn              45:52; Male 13-16: 1st Place      Herbie Bryant 49:40, 2nd Place    starting location will be held at    you to join them for lunch,
later. The 1960’s outta Sight       McKee, breaking the old             McKinley Gray 40:39, 2nd          Jeff Luttrell 50:58, and 3rd      Water Street right in front of the   starting at 11:30am. All runners
was the Theme for the race and      course record with a time of        Place Bailey Autry 42:00, and     Place Andrew McVey 51:06;         Cotton Exchange parking lot.         will get a FREE dessert to make
participants showed up in there     36:45. Followed by Jim Halley       3rd Place Sean Tate 47:22;        Female 45-49: 1st Place           Parking for runners on race day      up for all those calories burned
best 1960’s cloths. The best        38:14, and in 3rd Place             Female 17-24: 1st Place Kelsey    Elizabeth S Ebihara 49:00 and     is prohibited in the Cotton          from the run! The first 500 Tri
dressed were voted on by the        Anthony Ivey 38:17. The             Lingerfelt 45:22, 2nd Place       2nd Place Janet King 1:10:34;     Exchange parking lot until           Span runners are guaranteed a t
crowd and won a $50 Gift            Fastest Lady in the 10K was         Sofie Rodo 55:45, and 3rd         Male 45-49: 1st Place Jeffrey A   10am! You may park in the            shirt. You never can tell who
Certificate to the Maccoroni        Wilmington’s Heather Magill         Place Tracy M Boles 57:00;        Ebihara 47:53, 2nd Place Phil     many parking decks in the area.      will show up for this race. One
Grill located in Mayfair Town       who also broke the course           Male 17-24: 1st Place Justin      Jewett 53:55, and 3rd Place R         The 29th annual Tri-span         year it was a Kenyan marathon-
Center.                             record with a time of 38:41, fol-   Raphael 1:06:57 and 2nd Place     Duane Williams 1:04:14;           10K/5K starts downtown               er who beat our local favorite
   After the run paritipants        lowed by 2nd Place Tara             Benjamin Strong 1:09:11;          Female 50-54: 1st Place           Wilmington in front of the           by a few seconds. Several years
hung out and enjoyed: finish-       Martine 40:42, and 3rd Place        Female 25-29: 1st Place Tara      Mariana Boucher 56:39, 2nd        Cotton Exchange parking lot,         ago it was the Aruba Marathon
line snacks, refreshments,          Kelsey Lingerfelt 45:22. The        Martine 40:42, 2nd Place June     Place Janice McSweeney            on Water Street.                     team. Their best finish was 3rd
tunes, and fun. Awards were         fastest master winners were:        Dickinson 47:23, and 3rd Place    57:02, and 3rd Place Janet            The 10K tours historic           place but they loved the race.
given to top overall male &         Male Donald Riggins from            Betsy Cockerham 50:14; Male       Coleman 1:12:38; Male 50-54:      downtown Wilmington, trav-           This year we hope that you too
female 5K & 10K and for top 3       Severna Park, MD 40:40 and          25-29: 1st Place Barnes 38:44,    1st Place John C Fischetti        erses a 3-bridge loop as well as     will join us in this awesome
male & female in all age groups     Female was Joan J Gleason           2nd Place Andrew McIver           50:20; Female 55-59: 1st Place    taking you into the Battleship       race in beautiful Wilmington.
for 5K & 10K. A portion of the      from Wilmington 42:48.              39:27, and 3rd Place Place Bill   Mirna Castreson 48:16; Male       NC Memorial and then returns         All proceeds raised go to the
profits will fund support &            The 5K race was a lot closer     Goodrich 41:47; Female 30-34:     55-59: 1st Place Gary             to the finish with a quarter mile    Wilmington Family YMCA
services for disabled children      with Erik Rasmusson from            1st Place Ryanna Avery 50:34,     Zaborowski 56:04 and 2nd          flat, fast finish. The 5K tours      Physability and Inclusion
and adults in the area. The 3nd     Chicago pulling away with a         2nd Place Jessica Desrosiers      Place George Herbert Greason      downtown Wilmington and fin-         Program. Physability works to
Annual Flashback Run also           time of 17:02, followed by          52:07, and 3rd Place Myra         1:26:03; Male 60-64: 1st Place    ishes at the same point as the       promote the inclusion of people
contributed funds to benefit        Wilmington’s             Jeremy     Tejada 55:47; Male 30-34: 1st     Jon L Moon 50:30, 2nd Place       10K. The race activities,            with disabilities into all of the
New Hanover County individu-        Snodgrass 17:04, and in 3rd         Place Jonathan Musenga 43:00,     Ed Fore 57:03, and 3rd Place      including the awards ceremony,       YMCA programs and activities.
als with disabilities through the   Place also from Wilmington          2nd Place James Naylor 47:16,     Richard Barton 1:08:30;           will be held in the Cotton           In addition, membership schol-
Flashback Arts & Athletics pro-     Mark Kauffman 17:46. The            and     3rd    Place    Steven       • 5K AGE GROUP                 Exchange parking lot.                arships are provided to those
grams and funding source. It        fastest overall Female was          Desrosiers 48:04; Female 35-      WINNER’S: Female 1-9: 1st             Sea Com Media radio sta-         who are not able to afford the
also gives them a great reason      Melissa      Milstead      from     39: 1st Place Janet Waren         Place Makayla Joy Obremski        tions will provide music and         fees. The YMCA turns no one
to relive the groovy 60’s, Man!     Wilmington breaking the old         45:55, 2nd Place Jennifer         25:55 and 2nd Place Anna          runners can enjoy refreshments       away for inability to pay!
Pparticipation in this event        course record with a time of        Manning 55:56, and 3rd Place      Claire Jaski 29:56; Male 1-9:     such as fresh local melons,             Come join the fun and run
helped to provide low cost          19:13, followed by 2nd Place        Ana Paula Zuber 55:58; Male       1st Place Blake Bestul 29:55,     snacks, and bagels. The Cotton       with 500 other runners to test
and/or free summer activities       Julie Shaw 23:56, and 11-Year       35-39: 1st Place Kevin Badgett    See Flashback , page 16B          Exchange stores open at 10am         See TRI-SPAN, page 11B
for well deserving young adults     Old Fasika Bestul from
with special needs!                 Hampstead 24:27.
   Thanks for your participa-          The     Overall     Master’s

  New Hanover County Calender
   • June 4th - 5K for Hope will    Waterfront Park at 8:00AM.
be held at TrySports Field at       For more information phil.frav-
Mayfaire Town Center 901            el
Town Center Drive, starting at          • July 9th - 29th Annual Tri-
8:00AM. For more info:              Span 7AM. Water Street in               front of the Cotton Exchange.
   • June 18th - NC Blueberry       For more info logo onto
Festival 5K Run/Walk at   
Walker and Freemont Streets             • November 26th - 7th
starting at 7:30AM. For more        Annual WRRC Turkey Trot 4
info: www.ncblueberryfesti-         mile Trail Run will begin at                            9AM. The event takes place in
   • June 25th - 33rd Annual        the Carolina Beach State Park.
North Carolina Freedom Run.         For more info: nparker
To be held in Southport’s 
                                                                                                                                                     Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011                    7B

   17th Annual Pier                                                    Step Up For Soldiers
  Fishing Tournament                                                  6th Annual Children’s
 Coming to Kure beach                                                  Fishing Tournament
 Fishing Pier Saturday                                                Next Weekend June 11
    Carolina Beach Parks &          The fishing tournament is            Step Up For Soldiers will        ment is open to children, nieces,
Recreation and the Parks &       from 7:00 am-10:00 am. The          hold it’s sixth annual children’s    nephews and grand kids of active
Recreation           Advisory    awards ceremony will follow         fishing tournament on June 11,       duty, reserves, and veterans of all
Committee would like to invite   the tournament. The entry fee       20011 at the Kure Beach fishing      five branches of the military. To
kids ages 5-15 to the 17th       is $2.00 plus a donation of at      pier in Kure Beach, North            register go to www.stepupforsol-
Annual       Pier      Fishing   least one canned food item.         Carolina. The tournament will, click on the fishing
Tournament. It will be held on   The first 100 kids, without a       begin at 7:00 and run until Noon.    tournament icon located on the
Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at      fishing pole, will receive a rod    As in past years everything is       home page, fill out the form and
Kure Beach Pier. Registration    and reel. The first 150 kids will   free. Fishing equipment, bait,       click submit. You can also con-
is 6:00 am-8:00 am.              See Parks & Rec, page 19B           breakfast, lunch, snacks, prizes     tact Jim Verdon, event coordina-
                                                                     and gifts are all provided by Step   tor, at 570-971-0553.
                                                                     Up and their sponsors. There will        This event is always a great
                                                                     be a marching band, VIP’s, mili-     time for children and parents
                                                                     tary display’s, clowns and many      alike so get registered and come
                                                                     more treats as well. This tourna-    out to catch some fish.

                                                                      Hatchery-Supported Regulations
                                                                        Go Into Effect on Delayed-
                                                                       Harvest Trout Waters June 4
                                                                         The N.C. Wildlife Resources      anglers and to provide special
                                                                     Commission will open approxi-        opportunities for young anglers
                                                                     mately 63.5 miles of trout           to catch — and keep — fish.
                                                                     streams and one lake classified         Under hatchery-supported            (Pictured Above): Phil Jr. caught several black drum while
                                                                     as delayed-harvest trout waters      regulations, in effect through             fishing with his father aboard Affordable Charters.
                                                                     under hatchery-supported regu-       Sept. 30, anglers can keep a
                                                                     lations on Saturday, June 4. But     maximum of seven trout per
                                                                     there’s a catch . . . only anglers   day, with no bait restrictions or
                                                                     15 years old and younger can         minimum size limits.
                                                                     fish these waters from 6 a.m.           Anglers age 16 and older
                                                                     until 11:59 a.m. At noon, these      need an inland fishing license
                                                                     waters open to all anglers.          and a special trout fishing privi-
                                                                         The youth-only fishing time      lege, which is included in the
                                                                     frame is designed to promote         comprehensive and sportsman
                                                                     trout fishing among young            See TROUT , page 16B

                                                                        Boaters Reminded of Safety
                                                                      Requirements & Responsibilities
                                                                         Wildlife Officers with the       5,000 square miles of inland
                                                                     N.C.     Wildlife      Resources     streams, rivers, lakes and coastal
                                                                     Commission are reminding             waterways, and 220 public boat-
                                                                     everyone to comply with the          ing access areas.
                                                                     state’s boating safety laws this         On the Road, On the Water,
                                                                     summer. Wildlife Officers are        Don’t Drink and Drive - North
                                                                     charged with enforcing the boat-     Carolina sets the same limit for
                                                                     ing laws and regulations on the      intoxication while operating a
                                                                     waters of North Carolina, and        boat as for a motor vehicle, with
                                                                     may stop any vessel for safety       a .08 blood alcohol level. The
                                                                     checks or violations. In the         law also allows charges for
                                                                     course of their duties, these law    appreciably impaired operation.
                                                                     enforcement officers patrol over     “We can’t stress enough the            (Pictured Above): Nick Carty had a good day drum fishing
                                                                                                          importance of safe and sober                   while fishing in the Lower Cape Fear River.
                                                                                                          operation of motor vehicles and
                                                                                                          boats, since nearly one in every
                                                                                                          three deaths – car or boat – is
                                                                                                          alcohol related,” said Maj. Chris
                                                                                                          Huebner, the state boating safety
                                                                                                          coordinator. Both boat operators
                                                                                                          and passengers who drink should
                                                                                                          use caution. Wind and waves,
                                                                                                          combined with heat, glare, motor                                         flounder, black drum, Virginia
                                                                                                                                                BY: JOHN CARTY                     mullet, bluefish, croakers, small
                                                                                                          noise and vibrations create an
                                                                                                                                                Affordable Charters                spots, small cobia, sharks, &
                                                                                                          effect known as boater fatigue,
                                                                                                          which can magnify the effects of                                         sting rays. In the ocean near
                                                                                                          alcohol up to three times in some        In the waterways, bays, &       shore catching king mackerel,
                                                                                                          individuals. Boating Safety           river we are catching some         Spanish mackerel, & bluefish.
                                                                                                          Education Requirements -              puppy drum, black drum,            Offshore on the bottom catch-
                                                                                                          Anyone younger than 26 operat-        speckled trout, a few flounder,    ing beeliners, grouper, black
                                                                                                          ing a vessel powered by a motor       Virginia mullet, pompano,          bass, & grunts. Remember you
                                                                                                          of 10 horsepower or greater on a      small spots, bluefish, small       still cannot keep any black bass
                                                                                                          public waterway must meet boat-       croaker, & sharks. In the surf     but we will keep you posted
                                                                                                          ing safety education require-         catching flounder, puppy drum,     when that changes. Hopefully
                                                                                                          ments. The requirements, set by       black drum, a few large bluefish   we will be able to start keeping
                                                                                                          General Statute 75A-16.2 were         being reported in the 10 to 12     speckled trout on June 15. Keep
                                                                                                          created by the General Assembly       lb. range, Virginia mullet,        fishing & stay safe.
                                                                                                          and became effective in May           croakers, sharks, & sting rays.        Captain John Carty
                                                                                                          See WILDLIFE, page 16B                On the piers catching some             Affordable Charters
8B          Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011

  Youth Pier Fishing Tournament                                          Carolina Beach Summer Camps                                                     HULA HOOP FITNESS
    Carolina Beach Parks &         least one canned food item.
                                                                             For Ages 6-10 & 10-13                                                 Hula Hoop Fitness classes       ence necessary! Classes are
Recreation and the Parks &         The first 100 kids, without a                                                                                are being offered at the           provided with professional
                                                                           We will begin registration      per activity. Parents pick up
Recreation           Advisory      fishing pole, will receive a rod                                                                             Carolina Beach Boardwalk           hoops which are larger, heavier
                                                                       at 7:00 am on Monday, May           your Summer Camp calendar at
Committee would like to invite     and reel. The first 150 kids will                                                                            Stage. Classes are Thursdays       and covered with friction tape,
                                                                       9th for our Summer Camp pro-        the Carolina Beach Recreation
kids ages 5-15 to the 17th         receive a free tournament t-                                                                                 from 5:30 until 6:30 pm. The       allowing those who “never
                                                                       gram. Carolina Beach Parks &        Center or go to www.carolin-
Annual        Pier     Fishing     shirt and be given bait while it                                                                             Hoop Fitness workout is a feel     could” hoops to experience
                                                                       Recreation will offer Discovery to print out the cal-
Tournament. It will be held on     last. So bring the family out for                                                                            good class that inspires           instant success! All classes are
                                                                       Camp for ages 6-10 and              endar and registration form.
Saturday, June 4th, 2011 at        a day filled with fun in the sun!                                                                            strength, confidence, power,       $6.00 each. If you have any
                                                                       Adventure Camp for kids ages        Parents can sign kids up for
Kure Beach Pier. Registration      If you have any questions about                                                                              and poise using the hula hoops     questions please contact the
                                                                       10-13. Discovery Camps will         four days at a time, cash only.
is 6:00 am-8:00 am.                the tournament or tournament                                                                                 of various weights. No experi-     Rec. Center at 458-2977
                                                                       include beach days, Jungle          No transfers or refunds.
    The fishing tournament is      rules please call the Recreation
                                                                       Rapids, Horse Camp, etc.               Please call Carley Neil at the
from 7:00 am-10:00 am. The         Center at 458-2977. You can
                                                                          The Adventure Camp chil-         Carolina Beach Recreation
awards ceremony will follow        also download all tournament
the tournament. The entry fee      details on the Parks and
                                                                       dren will go kayaking, biking,      Center with any questions                                Beach Pilates
                                                                       learn to surf, etc. Prices vary     (910) 458-2977.
is $2.00 plus a donation of at     Recreation website.
                                                                                                                                                   Join Sophina White as we        ing from 7:00 am until 8:00 am.
                                                                                                                                                exercise by the ocean! Beach       Classes are only held as weath-
                                                                                                                                                Pilates will take place at the     er permits! Cost is only $8.00
  Carolina Beach Summer Camps                                                         Community Pilates                                         Carolina Beach Boardwalk           per class. You are not required
                                                                                                                                                Stage. This class focuses on       to have a Rec Center
                                                                          Instructor Sophina White is      Wednesday, and Saturday from         low impact exercises that align    Membership to participate in
    We will begin registration     per activity. Parents pick up
                                                                       leading Pilates Classes at the      9:00-10:00 am. All participants      your body. Classes are sched-      this class. For more informa-
at 7:00 am on Monday, May          your Summer Camp calendar at
                                                                       Recreation Center. This is a        must be a Recreation Center          uled for every Monday,             tion, please contact the Rec
9th for our Summer Camp pro-       the Carolina Beach Recreation
                                                                       Pilates class for all levels of     Member prior to taking the           Thursday, and Saturday morn-       Center at (910) 458-2977.
gram. Carolina Beach Parks &       Center or go to www.carolin-
                                                                       experience. Pilates will increase   class. Cost is $8.00 per class.
Recreation will offer Discovery to print out the cal-
                                                                       your strength, flexibility and      Please go online and check our
Camp for ages 6-10 and             endar and registration form.
                                                                       control of your body. The           entire fitness schedule at
Adventure Camp for kids ages       Parents can sign kids up for
10-13. Discovery Camps will        four days at a time, cash only.
                                                                       classes meet every Monday,                        Carolina Beach Aerobics
include beach days, Jungle         No transfers or refunds.
Rapids, Horse Camp, etc.               Please call Carley Neil at                                                                                  The class is a total body       for all ages. The class is held
   The Adventure Camp chil-        the Carolina Beach Recreation                Mini Monets Art Classes                                         workout that combines a 30-
                                                                                                                                                minute aerobics segment, along
                                                                                                                                                                                   every Monday, Wednesday and
                                                                                                                                                                                   Friday from 8:00-9:00 am. This
dren will go kayaking, biking,     Center with any questions
learn to surf, etc. Prices vary    (910) 458-2977.                                                                                              with a weight and abdominal        is a great way to burn off those
                                                                          The Recreation Center is         encourage creative expression
                                                                                                                                                workout. Please bring your own     extra calories and stay in shape.
                                                                       offering kids art instruction.      and to supplement the NC Arts
                                                                                                                                                4-6 pound dumbbells if you         If you have any questions,
                                                                       Instructor Jennie Wenk is lead-     Education Curriculum. New
                                                                                                                                                have them. This class is a fun     please contact the Recreation
  SUMMER GUITAR CLASSES                                                ing these classes every
                                                                       Wednesday from 4:15-4:45 pm.
                                                                                                           Students can join classes at
                                                                                                           anytime! To sign up or get
                                                                                                                                                and energizing way to exercise     Center Staff at 458-2977.
    BEGINNING JUNE 15                                                  Mini Monets is an extracurricu-     more information, contact
                                                                       lar art class that is provided on   Jennie        Wenk          at
    Terry Godwin is a profes-          He has taught guitar private-   location among area schools, or                        POWER FLOW YOGA
sional musician who plays mul-     ly and in group settings for        child care centers, and recre-      (910) 399 – 1708. Please visit
tiple instruments including gui-   over twenty years for several       ation facilities.                   www.minimonets.wordpress.c              Instructor Carly Rickard is     Saturday from 10:00 am until
tar, bass guitar, keyboard, man-   area establishments including            The lessons are created to     om for more information.             leading Power Flow Yoga class      11:00 am. The cost is $6.00
dolin, harmonica and drums.        one of the areas fine arts acade-                                                                            that explores advanced yoga        per class. All participants must
He has over 40 years experi-       mies. This class is a basic gui-                                                                             postures. This is designed for     be Recreation Center Members
ence in the music industry and     tar class for kids ages 8 and up.                                                                            intermediate to advanced fit-      or pay the daily Guest fee.
has performed extensively          Classes will include basic gui-
                                                                                Kunga Rock Your Asana                                           ness levels with a focus on        Please contact the Recreation
throughout the region with         tar techniques from many                                                                                     increasing flexibility and core    Center at (910) 458-2977 for
bands and as a soloist.            See GUITAR , page 19B                  Explore yoga through asana,      is the true art of Yoga. This        strength. Class will be every      additional information.
                                                                       pranayam, meditation and            class meets every Friday from
                                                                       music. Challenge your body          10:45 until 11:45 am. All partic-
                                                                       and relax your mind and be pre-     ipants must have a Recreation
   Happy Little singers Early                                          pared to have fun.                  Center Membership prior to                         Hatha Yoga Classes
 Childhood Music and Movement                                             Kunga Vinyasa inspires stu-      taking the class. Cost is $6.00
                                                                       dents through innovative and        per class. 5% of all Kunga class        Instructor’s Rebecca Niamtu     breathing. Classes are every
                                                                       dynamic sequences to think          proceeds are donated to the          and Holli Terrell-Cavalluzzi are   Tuesday from 9:30-10:45 am
   Family time of learning         developing cognitive, listening,
                                                                       beyond their mats. Helping oth-     Kunga fund, which benefits and       leading Hatha Yoga classes at      and every Thursday from 10:45-
through music and FUN!             motor, music, language and
                                                                       ers find peace and compassion       serves populations in need.          the Recreation Center. The         noon. Classes are $8.00 each.
Happy Little singers is an         social skills. Available every
affordable music, movement         Monday from 5:00 to 6:00 pm,                                                                                 class incorporates all styles of   All participants must be mem-
and learning class for kids ages   Tuesday from 11:15 to 12 noon,                                                                               Hatha Yoga focusing on             bers of the Recreation Center.
6 months to 6 years. DROP INS      and Thursday from 5:00-6:00           Gentle/Restorative Kunga Yoga                                          strengthening, toning, and         All levels and bodies welcome!
WELCOME! Bond with your            pm. Cost is just $10 per family.
child in a session full of fun     Participants do not have to be         Lia Zazzali is a Yoga            warm up before Kunga
activities.    Enjoy creative      Recreation Center Members to        Alliance registered Yoga            Vinyasa. This class will meet
music, dance and instrument        participate. For more informa-      teacher at the 200-hour level.      every Friday from 9:30 until
play. Led by a trained profes-     tion, please contact www.hap-       Explore Yoga through asana,         10:30 am.
sional, Susan Savia, this pro- or call         pranayam, and meditation.              Cost is $6.00 per class. All
gram is designed for fun while     Susan at (910) 777-8889.               This class explores yoga for     participants must have a
                                                                       service as you relax and restore    Recreation              Center
                                                                       the mind and body. Great for        Membership prior to taking the
      Intervelocity Class Starting                                     beginners or those who want to      class.

   This new class will definite-   and building up your stamina.
ly challenge you by way of         Dawn Harcus will be your                Pleasure Island Exercise Class
intensity! Come join the fun as    instructor every Tuesday, start-
we alternate segments of low       ing May 10th, from 8am-9am.             We are extending our PI         and Wednesday from 9:00 am
and high intensity using aero-     Cost is $6.00 per class. All par-   Exercise class through the sum-     until 10:00 am. Cost is only
bic, callisthenic, and plyomet-    ticipants must be recreation        mer!!!! This class incorporates     $1.00 per participant and all par-
ric movements. We will use a       center members prior to taking      low impact exercises. It includes   ticipants must have a Recreation
step and light weights for         the class. Cost is $6.00 per        a warm up, stretching, balance,     Center Membership prior to tak-
recovery between intervals.        class. Please check our entire      strength training, back strength-   ing the class. For additional
The routines will change each      fitness schedule at        ening, and a cool down. Classes     information, please contact the
class, working trouble areas                     meet in the gym every Monday        Rec Center at 458-2977.

         Traditional Kickboxing
         Class Starting May 12th
    Want to get your heart rate       Instructor Dawn Harcus will
up and enjoy a really good         lead the class on Thursdays
workout? Well, then come to        from 8am-9am, starting May
kickboxing, and bring a pair of    12th. The cost is $6.00 per
gloves with you. This is a tra-    class. All participants must be
ditional kickbox conditioning      Recreation Center members
class with kicks and punch         prior to taking the class. Please
drills incorporating bags and      check our entire fitness sched-
gloves.                            ule at

            Zumba Dance Classes
    Zumba classes are being        work out, to love working out,
offered at the Recreation          to get hooked. Zumba partici-
Center.      Instructor Tracey     pants achieve long term bene-
Dillard is leading classes every   fits while experiencing an
Thursday from 6:30-7:30 pm.        absolute blast in one exhilarat-
Cost for class is just $6.00 per   ing hour of caloric-burning,
person. Zumba fuses hypnotic       body-energizing, awe-inspiring
latin rhythms and easy to fol-     movements meant to engage
low moves to create a dynamic      and captivate for life! All par-
fitness program that will blow     ticipants must be Recreation
you away. The goal of Zumba        Center members.         Tuesday
is simple: for you to want to      classes will resume in June.
                                                                                                              Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011   9B

   New Hanover County
      School News
      Free Athletic Screenings                                                                Ashley High School holds
    Scheduled for New Hanover
   County Schools’ Athletes Boy’s
                                                                                             Spring 2011 Awards Banquet
         Eams are June 9                                                     Ashley High School hon-
                                                                          ored their Spring Sports teams
    Free athletic screening          Thursday, May 26, 2011. Boys’        last Monday Night with a
examinations are being offered       exams will be Thursday, June 9,      Awards Banquet and dinner
to New Hanover County                2011. Both screening sessions        held to honor the Athletes,
Schools’ athletes and cheerlead-     will be held at the New              Coach’s and Parents. Ashley
ers by physicians in the New         Hanover      County     Health       holds these banquets each sea-
Hanover-Pender           County      Department located at 2029           son to highlights the achieve-
Medical Society in conjunction       South 17th Street, Wilmington,       ments of young athletes and to
with the New Hanover County          NC. These will be the ONLY           talk about their futures. After a
Health Department and NHCS.          free exam dates for 2011-2012        dinner and awards for the
All North Carolina students          school sports. Students should       Junior Varsity teams, parents,
who plan to participate in ath-      report to the NHC Health             athletes and coach’s moved into
letics or cheerleading during the    Department at the following          the Minnie Evans Art Facility
2011-12 school year must             dates and times:                     for the Varsity Athletes Awards.
undergo a state-mandated                Boys’ Exams - Thursday,
screening examination.               June 9th at 6:00 p.m., 6:45
    Exams for girls will be          See Screening, page 19B

   Local Educational Office of
 Professionals Association to Host
 Dancing with the New Hanover
  County Schools Administrator
          Stars June 4th
    The New Hanover County           NHCAEOP has a new goal to
Association of Educational           offer a $1,000 scholarship to
Office            Professionals      each of New Hanover County’s
(NHCAEOP) is hosting the             seven area high schools.
first annual Dancing with the        Recipients of the scholarships
New Hanover County Schools           will have an opportunity to
Administrator Stars fundraiser       compete for district and state
to benefit the NHCAEOP               EOP scholarships.
scholarship fund on Saturday,           Dancing with the NHCS
June 4, 2011, at 6:00 p.m. at the    Administrator Stars is a night
Arab Shrine Club, 4510 South         of food, fun and dancing featur-
College Road, Wilmington,            ing local radio celebrities,
NC, 28412.                           Craig Thomas and Sheila
    Each year, the NHCAEOP           Brothers of Sunny 104.5.
offers a $1,000 scholarship to a        The evening will consist of
New Hanover County high              heavy hors d’oeuvres, a dance
school senior and a $500 schol-      competition, and open dancing
arship to an EOP member              with a DJ after the show. The
enrolling in college to further      competition will feature five
their education. Because of          dance couples led by current
tough economic times, the            See STARS, page 19B

  USDA Expands Access to Fresh
   Fruits & Vegetables For New
Hanover County Elementary Schools
   Six New Hanover County            ing Alderman, Mary C.
elementary schools have been         Williams, Rachel Freeman
selected to participate in the       School of Engineering, Snipes
USDA Fresh Fruit and                 Academy of Arts and Design,
Vegetable Program for the            Sunset Park and Winter Park.
2011-2012 school year, includ-       See FRUIT, page 19B

Board of Education Partners with
  NourishNC, Inc. to Alleviate
        Student Hunger
   New Hanover County                instruction for NC public
Schools is taking an exciting        school students. Phillip Sutton,
new approach for summer              an assistant principal at New
school this year. The 2011           Hanover High School, will
Summer School Program will           serve as the Distance Learning
be offered utilizing the North       Coordinator for summer
Carolina Virtual Public School       school which will be held June
(NCVPS). NCVPS, in partner-          13, 2011 through August 8,
ship with NC public schools,         2011.     “NCVPS offers an
provides high-quality, online        See SUMMER, page 12B

  UNC Wilmington ArtSea Camp
        Combines Art and
 Environmentalism for Ages 12-16
   Experience the environment        popular MarineQuest summer
through the eyes of an artist!       camps, will use the marine
The University of North              environment as artistic inspira-
Carolina Wilmington will host        tion while also teaching stu-
ArtSea, a week-long summer           dents about conservation and
camp for ages 12-16 that com-        stewardship. Students will learn
bines art and the oceans in an       about different artistic interpre-
effort to inspire appreciation for   tations of marine plants, ani-
marine environments.                 mals and habitats and then work
   Two sessions will be offered,     in the studio to create their own
one June 27-July 1 and one July      masterpieces.
18-22. ArtSea, a variation of the    See ARTSEA, page 12B
10B            Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011
                                                                                                               BASEBALL from page 4B
                                                                                                               on a throwing error and Billy
                                                                                                               Piner hit a sacrifice fly to right
                                                                                                               center bringing in courtesy run-
                                                                                                               ner Mark Johnson for a 3-0
                                                                                                               lead. This was all the offense
                                                                                                               Ashley pitchers needed as the
                                                                                                               brothers’ Kelley held the

        Brice Eller is one Serious                                                                             Vikings to only 2 runs.
                                                                                                               Jonathan threw the first 5
                                                                                                               innings allowing the 2 runs on 4
        Athlete for a 6th Grader                                                                               hits, walking 2 and striking out
                                                                                                               4. Trevor pitched the final 2
                                                                                                               innings walking 1, striking out
BY: ELISE HEGLAR                                                                                               1, and inducing the game end-
Staff Writer                                                                                                   ing double play. Jonathan also
                                                                                                               drove in a 7th inning insurance
    Brice Eller may only be in                                                                                 run with a double to make the
the sixth grade at Murray                                                                                      final score 4 to 2 for your
Middle School, but that does                                                                                   Eagles.
                                                                                                                   • 5/25 – Game 1 of Best of 3
not stop him from being a seri-
                                                                                                               4A East Regional Series -
ous athlete. He has been play-
                                                                                                               Ashley 5 Holly Springs 6 -
ing sports since he was about
five years old. Baseball, bas-                                                                                 Last night Ashley’s Baseball
ketball, football and soccer are                                                                               team travelled to Holly Springs
all sports that Brice has played                                                                               for the first of a best 2 out of 3
at one point or another. He is                                                                                 series     for      the    Eastern
currently focusing on baseball,                                                                                Championship. We got to catch
which he has played for nine                                                                                   up with Ashley’s first Athletic
years, and basketball, which he                                                                                Director Andy Wheeler who
has played for eight years.                                                                                    was a gracious host. The
Brice said that basketball is cur-                                                                             Eagles were also in a giving
rently his favorite sport to play.                                                                             mood as 4 runs were given to
“I like basketball better, I guess.                                                                            Holly Springs to tie the game in
It’s just such a rush. You step on                                                                             the 6th inning. Ashley had built
the court and feel this rush and                                                                               a 5 to 1 lead on 2-run homeruns
that is really fun,” Brice said.                                                                               from Chance Shepard and
    Brice has recently found a                                                                                 Jonathan Kelley and a Trevor
new way to stay active; he has                                                                                 Kelley RBI single. The Eagles
been participating in triathlons                                                                               sent Corey Irwin to the mound
and 5k races over the past year.      that,” Brice said. Brice came in     ing on sports but he enjoys         to start and he pitched brilliant-
He has participated in two            third place at the first triathlon   school as well. His favorite        ly for the first 5 innings and had
triathlons and three 5k races         he did, which he said was very       subjects in school are math and     2 outs in the 6th when the
since last May. Brice decided         exciting for him.                    science. “I’m good at them, so      wheels came off. After 2 walks,
to start doing triathlons when            Brice also decided to take up    I like working on them,” Brice      2 hits, and 2 more runs Ashley
he saw ad advertisement for           track this year at Murray            said. Brice also takes art and      was forced to bring in closer
one at the YMCA. “I saw the           Middle School. He enjoys             drama at Murray. He said that       Trevor Kelley who walked
sign and I just thought, why          being active too much to sit still   he enjoys doing something cre-      another batter, gave up another
not? I decided it could be a cool     every day after school, he said.     ative instead of playing sports     hit, and a wild pitch to knot the
thing to try,” Brice said. Brice      “I got really bored after school     all the time. He enjoys acting      score at 5. Holly Springs was
had to train for a few weeks          so I decided that this would be      in drama because it allows you      able to scrape a run together in
before he the actual triathlon        something fun to do,” Brice          to use your imagination. “It’s      the 8th inning off Trevor which
and 5k events.           For the      said. He plans to continue run-      fun to pretend to be someone        sent the Eagles home anticipat-
triathlons he practiced swim-         ning track next year at school as    else. It’s really hilarious to be   ing a rematch at Ashley.
                                                                                                                   • 5/26 – Game 2 of Best of 3
ming laps, biking for miles, and      well as continuing with his          something that you’re not,”
                                                                                                               4A East Regional Series -
running. Brice said that even         other sports. “Sports keep me        Brice said. Taking elective
                                                                                                               Ashley 0 Holly Springs 0 -
though the training was hard he       active and they’re really fun. I     courses is something that Brice
enjoyed working on it. “It’s just     like getting to be with my           thinks is important. “You get to    Ashley's Baseball team hosted
a bunch of sports together in         friends and playing a game,”         let your creativity come out and    Holly Springs Friday in the 2nd
one event, so I really liked          Brice said. Brice enjoys focus-      that it really cool,” Brice said.   of a best of 3 series for the
                                                                                                               Eastern Championship already
                                                                                                               down a game. The Eagles were
                                                                                                               not able to pull even in the
                                                                                                               series losing a 13-5 ballgame
                                                                                                               that got ugly late. The game
                                                                                                               was tied at 4 going into the 7th
                                                                                                               inning when the wheels came
                                                                                                               off as Holly Springs scored 9 to
                                                                                                               put the game away. Ashley was
                                                                                                               able to push one run across in

                                                                                                                                                    the bottom of the 7th but it was   ing 1 run on 1 hit and 4 walks
                                                                                                                                                    woefully short of what was         while striking out 1. Zach
                                                                                                                                                    needed. Chris Hicks was 2 for 5    Sweeney took the loss throwing
                                                                                                                                                    with a double and 2 RBI and        the last 4 innings giving up 12
SOFTBALL from page 4B                 Night 3-1 to Clayton in the 4th      the top of the 4th inning. The                                           Brian Stokes was 3 for 4 with a    runs, 8 hits, 7 walks, and strik-
the Playoffs. Crystal Harrell         Round of the State Playoffs.         Eagles picked up their only run                                          home run and 2 RBI. Jonathan       ing out 2. Ashley finished the
had a nice evening.         She       The Eagles could only pick up        in the 7th inning after a triple                                         Kelley pitched 3 innings allow-    season 21-8.
pitched for the shut out and hit      2 hits against Clayton’s pitch-      by freshmen Taylor Carter,
a 2 run home run for the only         ers. Clayton was able to pick up     plated Ally Blose.
score of the night. Morgan            their 1st run in the 2nd inning         The Ladies finished out
Montgomery had led the 3rd            off a pair of doubles.               their season 17-4, next season
off with a base hit and was on           The Comets went up 3-0            the Eagles will only be losing 3
when Crystal hit the 1-2 pitch        after a pair of unearned runs in     seniors. Great Season Ladies.
over the right-center field
fence. Drew Dickson and
Courtney Fasano also hits on
the evening. The next round is
the Sectionals here at Ashley at
7:00 Friday against Clayton.
   • 5/27 – 4th Round of the
4A State Playoffs - Ashley 1
Clayton 3 – The Lady Eagles
Varsity Softball Team’s Season
came to a end this past Friday

CHECK from page 1B
director of the non-profit. The
check comes at a wonderful
time as Nourish NC is gearing
up to make Summer Food
Boxes for their over 120 hun-
gry local children.
   Nourish NC a non-profit
organization that serves under
resourced      New     Hanover
County schoolchildren. Using a
multi-faceted approach, The
program works to bridge the
gap and reduce food insecurity
that exists between school and
home during a child's formative
years. For more information on
Nourish NC or to find out how
you can help, visit www.nour- or find them on
                                                                                                                                                              Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011                  11B
HERO from page 1B                     Patricia Gray W. Bolander. The       TRINITY from page 2B                  Applications may be down-              AQUARIUM from page 2B             adult. Fee: $16.00 for ages 13
doed. Charles lost his life while     Cross was presented to Mr.           Foundation invites you to join        loaded from www.trinitychil-           Society Members pay $9.00 and up, $14.00 for ages 7-12.
trying to save a Navy buddy. He       Douglas Batson, younger broth-       us June 16 – 18, 2011 for our Don’t forget our             per participant.                  Aquarium admission included.
was awarded the Purple Heart.         er of Seaman Batson, and father      Trinity Children 6th Annual           TCF 2nd Golf Invitational to be            • EXTENDED BEHIND                • SALT MARSH EXPLO-
   The Chapter presented their        of Savannah. Also, family mem-       Charity Ride to begin at Big          held on September 30, at River         THE SCENES - Friday, June RATION - Sunday, May 29,
highest Military Service Award        bers present were nephews,           Daddy’s Kure Beach and ride           Landing Resort in Wallace,             3, 2011 at 2:00 PM, Monday, 2011 at 3:00 PM - Hike the salt
of a Confederate Cross of             John (Building Inspector for         to Boone, NC, an enjoyable            NC. The golf event is in sup-          June 6, 2011 at 2:00 PM, marsh trail and view first-hand
Military       Service.      The      Kure Beach), Peter and Mark          two day ride. We are accepting        port of our “Gift of Education”        Wednesday, June 8, 2011 at the activities of marsh-dwelling
Ceremony was conducted by             (Firemen for Carolina Beach),        application through June 1.           program.                               2:00 PM, Friday, June 10, 2011 animals and the variety of
Miss       Savannah      Batson,      and niece, Jessa (Social Worker                                                                                   at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, June plants found in this rich envi-
Recorder of Military Service          in Wilmington). A reception                                                                                       15, 2011 at 2:00 PM, Friday, ronment. Ages 14 and under
                                                                           TRI-SPAN from page 6B                 Restaurant, Wilmington Road
Awards for the Chapter and            was held following the ceremo-                                                                                    June 17, 2011 at 2:00 PM, must be accompanied by an
                                                                           yourself and raise much needed        Runners, Stevens Hardware,
also, the niece of Seaman             ny at the History Center in                                                                                       Monday, June 20, 2011 at 2:00 adult. Fee: $15.00 for ages 13
                                                                           funds for the YMCA. This              New Balance of Wilmington,
Batson, and President, Mrs.           Carolina Beach.                                                                                                   PM, Wednesday, June 22, 2011 and up, $13.00 for ages 8-12.
                                                                           year's Premier Sponsor again is, and YMCA.
                                                                           Maus, Warwick, Matthews &                                                    at 2:00 PM, Friday, June 24, Aquarium admission included.
                                                                                                                    Awards will be given to the
ANGEL from page 3B                    nutritional for people on the go.    Company! They will be repre-                                                 2011 at 2:00 PM - It’s feeding Pre -Registration Required.
                                                                                                                 top three winners in each cate-
standard medium-sized box of          Angel Food Ministries’ service       sented in the race by several                                                time, and you’re invited to          • SURF FISHING WORK-
                                                                                                                 gory in the 5K & 10K. Prizes to
food may be purchased for $31,        is available to anyone. There        participants from their excel-                                               watch. Visit the top of our SHOP - Tuesday, June 7, 2011
                                                                                                                 include: New Balance of
and contains top quality food         are no income requirements,          lent firm. Wheelchair Pushing                                                largest exhibit, the Cape Fear at 8:00 AM, Tuesday, June 14,
                                                                                                                 Wilmington gift certificates for
staples from every food group,        we accept SNAP. There are no         Athletes And Athletes Of All                                                 Shoals, during an expanded 2011 at 8:00 AM, and Tuesday,
                                                                                                                 Overall and Masters 5K & 10K
including chicken or beef,            limits to the quantity of boxes      Abilities Are Welcome Finish /                                               tour behind the scenes. Get a June 21, 2011 at 8:00 AM -
                                                                                                                 male and female, in 1st, 2nd,
milk, eggs, vegetables and            per individual, nor are there        Timing / Computer Scoring:                                                   birds-eye view of this 235,000 This 3-hour workshop includes
                                                                                                                 and 3rd place ($75, $50, $25).
fruits. Each of the regular           any applications or qualifica-       Timing will be performed using                                               gallon tank as sharks, stingrays, one hour of classroom discus-
                                                                                                                 New Balance of Wilmington &
boxes of food feeds a family of       tions for eligibility. Your local    the Championship system.                                                     moray eels, and other fish sion, then surf fishing on the
                                                                                                                 Omega gift certificates in age
four for about one week or a          Host Site is St. Paul’s UMC          Unofficial times will be avail-                                              swim below! Aquarists feed the beach nearby. All equipment
                                                                                                                 category male & female 1st
single individual for almost a        located at 300 Harper Avenue,        able immediately at the finish                                               animals during the tour, offer- and bait provided. Program is
                                                                                                                 place only ($10) in the 5K &
month. The menu selections            Carolina Beach. You may con-         line on the digital display clock.                                           ing a unique opportunity for rain or shine, with extra activi-
                                                                                                                 10K. Packets can be picked up
vary each month, and consist of       tact them at 910-524-4145, or        Official times will be posted as                                             close-up viewing. Children ties added in event of bad
                                                                                                                 at New Balance of Wilmington
both fresh and frozen items,          at: for more       results become available. Race                                               under 8 are not permitted. weather (e.g., throwing a cast
                                                                                                                 on Friday, July 8, from 3-6pm,
saving Americans money with           information, or place an order       Day Check-in Is Mandatory To                                                 Children between 8 and 14 net). Ages 10 and up. Fee:
                                                                                                                 at the Mayfaire Community
no sacrifice to quality. There is     at:             www.angelfood        Receive Championchip Which                                                   must be accompanied by a par- $12.00          per      participant.
                                                                                                                 Center, 6801 Parker Farm Rd.,
even a box geared towards the                      Will Be Collected At The                                                     ent or guardian. Fee: $20.00 for Aquarium admission is not
                                                                                                                 off Military Cutoff, next to
                                                                           Finish Line. In appreciation of                                              ages 13 and up, $18.00 for ages included.
                                                                                                                 Mayfaire Harris Teeter or on
                                                                           our generous sponsors, please                                                8-12. Aquarium admission             NEW!             AquaCamp
                                                                                                                 race day. For more Information:
MARKET from page 1B                   and enjoy Adam on his acoustic                                                                                    included.                         Transportation! This year we
                                                                           visit our sponsor: Maus               Dalia Nir, Race Director,
   Plan to spend plenty of time       guitar performing covers from                                                                                           FOR CHILDREN /              are offering limited transporta-
                                                                           Warwick Matthews & Co., The           Wilmington Family YMCA,
browsing while enjoying the           artists such as the Steve Miller                                                                                              PARENTS               tion from the Monkey Junction
                                                                           Pilot House Restaurant, Elijah's      (910)251-9622 ext. 246
entertainment provided by             Band, the Eagles and from                                                                                             • BREAKFAST WITH area to and from Aquacamps!
Adam Mitchell. Adam joins us          Jason Mraz to Coldplay.                                                                                           THE FISHES - Saturday, June We can accommodate only 13
again this summer after winter-           Visit our facebook site          BLAST from page 1B                    to show visitors that history, cul-    4, 2011 at 8:00 AM - Get a children per day. A fee and pre-
ing at school in Chapel Hill.         (Carolina Beach Farmers              Fonvielle, Jr., who will debut his    ture, and fun don’t have to come       sneak peek at the aquarium registration is required!
He’s always a favorite, so feel       Market) for updates throughout       new book on Timothy                   with a heavy price tag.” Fort          before it opens for the day.         SUMMER DAY CAMPS
free to bring a chair, kick back      the season.                          O’Sullivan’s historic photogra-       Fisher, the largest earthen fortifi-   Coffee, juice, pastries and                  FOR KIDS
                                                                           phy of Fort Fisher.                   cation in the Confederacy, once        bagels are provided for guests.      Aquarium summer camps
SENIOR NEWS from page 3B              sliced onions, stirring constant-        At the event, wet-plate pho-      protected the port of Wilmington       After breakfast participants are provide fun and safe learning
with Chicken, Pork, Beef or           ly until onions begin to soften -    tographer Harry Taylor will           and the vital blockade running         invited to feed some of our opportunities with knowledge-
just Veggies!!! 2 Servings            5 to 8 minutes.Stir in sea salt, 1   demonstrate 19th century pho-         trade on the Cape Fear River.          aquarium critters! Come and able and competent leadership.
Preparation Time - 10 Min.            T. olive oil and 1 teaspoon of       tography. Free costumed tours         After two massive bombard-             enjoy breakfast with your Camps run simultaneously for
Cook Time - 25-30 Min. 2-3            sugar, if desired.                   of the fort’s remaining earth-        ments the fort fell to a Union         favorite aquarium resident, and ages 5-6, 7-9, and 10-12. Ages
Large Sweet (or Vidalia)                  Cook, scraping the browned       works—complete with rifle             infantry assault on January 15,        stay to enjoy the rest of the 5-6, known as Aquanauts,
Onions, 2 T. Extra Virgin Olive       bits of onion off the bottom of      demonstrations—will also be           1865. With the capture of Fort         morning. Fee: $15.00 for ages become immersed in weekly
Oil thinly sliced vertically 1        the pan frequently, until the        held. At 12:00 noon special pub-      Fisher, Wilmington’s port – “the       13 and up, $13.00 for ages 3- topics through animal interac-
teaspoon Sugar (optional), 1/2        onions are golden brown -            lic recognition will be accorded      Lifeline of the Confederacy” –         12. Aquarium admission tion, play, story telling, crafts,
teaspoon Sea Salt. In a large         about 15-20 minutes. (Onions         State Representative Carolyn          was closed to foreign trade.           included. $5.00 for age 2.        and hands on outdoor activi-
skillet, heat 1 T. of the olive oil   do “cook down” quite a lot!)         Justice (Pender/New Hanover)              Fort Fisher State Historic Site        • CHILDREN’S DISCOV- ties. Ages 7-9, Marine
over medium-high heat. Add            Serve and enjoy!                     for her leadership in working to      is located at 1610 Fort Fisher         ERY TIME - Thursday, June Detectives, use their investiga-
                                                                           save funding for NC State             Blvd S, Kure Beach, N.C.               2, 2011 at 10:00 AM – Turtles, tive skills in animal programs,
                                                                           Historic Sites in the House of        28449. For more information on         Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 10:00 outdoor excursions, and inter-
                                                                           Representatives Appropriations        the site, call (910) 458-5538 or       AM – Crabs - Creatures come active games to better under-
                                                                           Bill that was recently passed by      visit the web site www.nchis-          alive in this story-telling and stand new concepts. Ages 10-
                                                                           the full House.              Fort Fisher    critter-creating program. For 12, Ocean Explorers, partici-
                                                                               This event is part of “2nd        State Historic Site is part of the     pre-school children. Fee: $5.00 pate with staff in experiences
                                                                           Saturdays,” a statewide summer        Division of State Historic Sites       per child. Parents pay admis- outdoors, and behind the
                                                                           initiative at the NC Department       in the N.C. Department of              sion only.                        scenes at the Aquarium, to dis-
                                                                           of Cultural Resources’ State          Cultural Resources, the state              • DINNER WITH THE cover each weekly topic. Ages
                                                                           Historic Sites and museums that       agency with the mission to             FISHES - Sunday, June 12, 13-14, Coastal Crusaders, ven-
                                                                           combines arts, history, culture,      enrich lives and communities,          2011 at 6:00 PM - Bring your ture farther to explore different
                                                                           and fun for all ages. “Our 2nd        and the vision to harness the          friends and family to enjoy a coastal environments, such as
                                                                           Saturdays        programs       are   state’s cultural resources to build    pizza dinner and tour the aquar- black water swamps. These
                                                                           designed to have something for        North Carolina’s social, cultural      ium after hours. In this pro- campers also interact more
                                                                           everyone,” said Assistant Site        and        economic         future.    gram you will go on a guided directly with staff behind the
                                                                           Manager Amy Thornton. “Best           Information is available 24/7 at       tour of our exhibits and learn scenes to assist with animal
                                                                           of all, it gives us the opportunity                     all about our animals. For all care.
                                                                                                                                                        ages. Fee: $20.00 for ages 3         • PREDATOR VS PREY -
                                                                                                                                                        and up, $5.00 for age 2.          June 20 – 24, 2011 at 8:30 am –
                                                                                                                                                            • MOMMY AND ME - 3:00 pm for Ages: 5-6, 7-9-
                                                                                                                                                        Saturday, June 11, 2011 at 9:00 FULL, 10-12 -FULL and June
                                                                                                                                                        AM - Moms and their children 27 – July 1, 2011 at 8:30 am –
                                                                                                                                                        interact and learn together 3:00 pm for Ages: 5-6, 7-9-
                                                                                                                                                        about aquarium animals. FULL, 10-12 - Life in the ani-
                                                                                                                                                        Afterwards, you can enjoy free mal world can be tough,
                                                                                                                                                        playtime in our Freshwater whether you’re looking for
                                                                                                                                                        Wonders Room, which will be food or trying to avoid being
                                                                                                                                                        reserved just for program par- eaten! Campers will learn
                                                                                                                                                        ticipants. Different animal top- about food webs through the
                                                                                                                                                        ics will be offered each date. examination of predator and
                                                                                                                                                        For adults and kids ages 1-2. prey interactions. Activities
                                                                                                                                                        Fee: $13.00 for one adult and stress the importance of all life
                                                                                                                                                        one child ($1.00 for each addi- and how a careful balance sup-
                                                                                                                                                        tional child). Aquarium admis- ports        entire    ecosystems.
                                                                                                                                                        sion included.                    Campers learn what different
                                                                                                                                                           OUTDOORS & EXPLO-              animals eat and how they strug-
                                                                                                                                                                     RATION               gle to survive in a world where
                                                                                                                                                            • CANOEING THE SALT everyone must eat or be eaten.
                                                                                                                                                        MARSH - Saturday, June 4, Fee: $210.00 for non-members
                                                                                                                                                        2011 at 9:00 am, Sunday, June for ages 5-12, $189.00 for ages
                                                                                                                                                        5, 2011 at 2:00 pm, Sunday, 5-12 for NC Aquarium Society
                                                                                                                                                        June 12, 2011 at 2:00 pm, Members. PRE-REGISTRA-
                                                                                                                                                        Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 9:00 TION REQUIRED.
                                                                                                                                                        am - A three-hour exploration        •                COASTAL
                                                                                                                                                        of the Zeke’s Island Estuarine CRUSADERS - June 27 – July
                                                                                                                                                        Research Reserve by canoe. 1, 2011 at 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
                                                                                                                                                        Activities may include crab- for Ages: 13-14 - Why do
                                                                                                                                                        bing, seining, or birding. North Carolina coastal waters
                                                                                                                                                        Participants should be able to support some of the nation’s
                                                                                                                                                        swim and be capable of sus- healthiest fisheries? What is
                                                                                                                                                        tained physical exertion. Ages unique about rivers, lakes and
                                                                                                                                                        8 and up. Ages 8-12 must be streams in North Carolina’s
                                                                                                                                                        accompanied by two adults. coastal plain? How can North
                                                                                                                                                        Fee: $25.00 per participant. Carolina’s aquatic environ-
                                                                                                                                                        Admission to Aquarium is not ments be recreated, and main-
                                                                                                                                                        included.                         tained, in an Aquarium setting?
                                                                                                                                                            SALT MARSH AND By exploring natural environ-
                                                                                                                                                        CRABBING - Friday, June 24, ments and participating in
                                                                                                                                                        2011 at 8:00 AM - Join us for Aquarium care, campers gain a
                                                                                                                                                        this hands-on program that better understanding of how to
                                                                                                                                                        introduces participants to the investigate and preserve the
                                                                                                                                                        challenge of catching blue environment we all share.
                                                                                                                                                        crabs. Lessons in crab biology Activities include canoeing,
                                                                                                                                                        and crabbing equipment pre- fishing, swimming, and animal
                                                                                                                                                        pare participants for an exciting care. Fee: $260.00 for non-
                                                                                                                                                        expedition outdoors to catch members for ages 13-14,
                                                                                                                                                        (and release) crabs. All bait and $234.00 for ages 13-14 for NC
                                                                                                                                                        equipment is provided. Ages 7 Aquarium Society Members.
                                                                                                                                                        and up. Ages 14 and under P R E - R E G I S T R A T I O N
                                                                                                                                                        must be accompanied by an REQUIRED.
12B            Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011
WEEKEND from page 1B               the Carolina Beach Boardwalk       ARTSEA from page 9B                   inspired by the marine environ-         everyone associated with it,           Abby Spangler, whose art
were lucky enough to find and the Carolina Beach Lake.                    Campers will embark on            ment and want to help inspire           from the faculty and guests that       focuses on giving visual form to
themselves in the midst of one The Boardwalk Makeover is a            several field excursions on foot      young people,” said Sue                 oversee the activities, to the         current ecological issues, such
of the biggest parties in the area not-for profit organization ded-   and by kayak, including trips to      Kezios, director of youth pro-          community that ultimately              as the mistreatment of and cul-
Friday night as local blues leg- icated to preserving the             the beach, marsh, maritime for-       grams at UNCW. “They ulti-              gains more educated, apprecia-         tural ambivalence toward the
end “Mojo Collins” electrified Carolina Beach Boardwalk. It           est and barrier islands.              mately want the young people            tive and well-rounded citizens,”       environment. Other artists are
the crowd with hits just before is staffed entirely by hardwork-      Depending upon the session            to grow up being more environ-          said Fulcher. “ArtSea allows           still being recruited to join this
a spectacular fireworks display ing volunteers. For more infor-       selected activities will include      mentally conscious.”                    campers to learn about and             year’s camp staff.
emblazoned the night sky with mation, go to www.boardwalk-            microscopic study and scientif-           Local artist and UNCW               appreciate our amazing ecosys-             On- campus housing is
brilliant colors and thunderous                         ic illustration of phytoplankton,     alumnus James Fulcher will be           tem and the diverse creatures          available for residential stu-
booms. Fireworks by the Sea           For more information on the     field observation and sketching       featured as one of the guest            that inhabit it, while laying the      dents, but students may also
and Music at the Gazebo will Pleasure Island Chamber of               of marine wildlife, watercolor        artists this year and will lead a       groundwork for future genera-          choose to commute. Tuition for
continue each Thursday night Commerce and a complete list             painting of coastal landscapes,       studio session on using recycled        tions to conserve and ultimately       residential students is $725;
from 6:30pm until 9:30pm. of events, visit their website at           surf art, collecting shells, beach    surfboards as art. Fulcher uses         enjoy.” Returning artists this         commuter tuition is $495.
This Thursday June 2nd enjoy or              glass and fossils for jewelry,        old surfboards to create crabs,         year include Virginia Wright           Tuition includes lunch, trans-
the sounds of Mark Roberts find them on Facebook!                     graphic block printing, sand          fish, turtles and other marine-         Frierson, who has worked on            portation, studio fees and sup-
and the Breeze, for a complete                                        casting, wood carving, metal          themed works of art. His work           projects including the 2004 trib-      plies. For more information on
lineup of entertainment check                                         sculpting and glass work.             can be seen throughout the              ute to Minnie Evans, the gate-         registration      visit:    uncw
out                                             Guest artists will instruct       Fisher Student Center at                keeper of Airlie Gardens for           .edu/dpscs/marinequest/ArtSea.
    On Sunday night a mass of                                         students in different artistic        UNCW. Fulcher said he is                more than 20 years; Michael            htm. ArtSea is just one of the
people converged around the                                           mediums and share how their           excited about participating in          Van Hout, known for his metal-         summer camps UNCW offers
Carolina Beach Lake to watch                                          artwork has caused them to per-       the camp because he loves               work and sculptures; Peggy             each year, for a complete list of
the hit movie “Karate Kid” on                                         sonally value the marine envi-        teaching and allowing individ-          Cleary, who will teach block           camps being offered this sum-
the giant inflatable screen.                                          ronment.                              ual creativity to blossom.              printing and lithography for the       mer visit:
This is just the precursor of an                                          “The guest artists have been          “Camps like this elevate            third summer at ArtSea; and            and click on "Youth Programs."
enjoyable summer full of great
free events hosted on Pleasure                                        Endangered from page 7B               part to help Commission biolo-          apply for a reduced property tax       the N.C. Conservation Registry,
Island. The Boardwalk Blast is                                        federally or state-listed as endan-   gists keep North Carolina’s             assessment. Coastal residents can      an online database that records,
a summer event series consist-                                        gered, threatened or of special       imperiled wildlife from disap-          volunteer to monitor sea turtle        tracks and maps conservation
ing of weekly events including                                        concern. The Northern saw-whet        pearing altogether. Landowners in       nests year-round through the           projects that are part of a larger
free live music, kids and family                                      owl, bog turtle, shortnose stur-      the Piedmont and coastal regions        North Carolina Sea Turtle              North Carolina effort to track
activities, bingo and more at                                         geon, northern flying squirrel,       of the state can enroll their proper-   Protection Program. The pro-           projects that work toward imple-
                                                                      Carolina heelsplitter, loggerhead     ties into the Safe Harbor Program,      gram, started by the Commission        menting the N.C. Wildlife Action
                                                                      seaturtle and southern hognose        a program that helps landowners         in 1983, is vital to helping biolo-    Plan.
                                                                      snake are just a few Tarheel          help the red-cockaded woodpeck-         gists protect the five sea turtle         Another        way       North
                                                                      species that need special protec-     er. Landowners who enroll their         species that nest along our coast,     Carolinians can help endangered
                                                                      tion attention afforded by state      properties in the program agree to      all of which are listed as federally   species is by donating to the
                                                                      and federal endangered species        implement land management               endangered. Through the pro-           Nongame and Endangered
                                                                      laws to help their populations        activities that benefit the federally   gram, biologists and volunteers        Wildlife Fund. The money from
                                                                      return to healthy levels.             endangered bird in exchange for         monitor sea turtle nest activity,      this fund is used to support
                                                                          Biologists with the N.C.          assurances regarding Endangered         document reproductive success          nongame and endangered species
                                                                      Wildlife                 Resources    Species Act compliance.                 and mortality, and protect beach       research, conservation and man-
                                                                      Commission’s Wildlife Diversity           Another program beneficial to       habitat for sea turtle nesting.        agement, and to provide matching
                                                                      Program conduct research and          both landowners and wildlife is             Mountain region residents can      funds for federal and other grants.
                                                                      management projects that focus        the Wildlife Conservation Land          volunteer to monitor species such         Donations are tax deductible,
                                                                      on endangered and other               Program, which provides qualify-        as peregrine falcons, salamanders      and donate can be made by:
                                                                      nongame species. Their work           ing landowners with an economic         and frogs, northern flying squir-         • Checking line no. 30 on their
                                                                      with bald eagles, peregrine fal-      incentive to manage their lands         rels or bats.                          N.C. State Income Tax form;
                                                                      cons and the red-cockaded wood-       for any endangered, threatened or           Anyone interested in volun-           • Mailing in a donation form
                                                                      pecker of Sandhills and Coastal       special-concern species found on        teering should visit the                  •     Going       online      to
                                                                      longleaf pine forests, has helped     their property. Landowners agree        Commission’s                website,
                                                                      bring these animals back from the     to manage their property for pro- or e-             • Registering a vehicle or trail-
                                                                      brink of extinction in the state.     tected wildlife species or priority     mail, Other vol-      er with a N.C. Wildlife
                                                                          North Carolinians can do their    wildlife habitats and, in turn, can     unteer opportunities are listed on     Conservation license plate

                                                                      JUNK from page 3B                     money. My first thoughts in             Over the course of a few weeks,        We owe Him our obedience. It
                                                                      teachers of the day who preach        regard to money were, How do            He revealed to me just how to          is time for a reformation in the
                                                                      and teach Christ, proclaiming to      you give to God? He is in heav-         do it. I didn’t attend a church,       body of Christ so the body can
                                                                      the masses that people can “buy       en. How was I going to get it to        so I gave my tithes where I was        mature into the things of God
                                                                      a miracle.” I am sickened when        Him? Did He need my money               being fed spiritually, and God         and in turn, help a sick and
                                                                      I watch these “feel good” evan-       where He was? I wanted                  honored my effort. I began             dying nation. God have mercy
                                                                      gelistic preachers, who have          answers to my questions so I            from scratch, as far as learning       on us for trying to “sell” a mir-
                                                                      great big grins slapped on their      asked Him. I had been in bank-          how to give money to God, and          acle.       Jesuswithoutthejunk
                                                                      faces, telling people that all        ing and investments all of my           things started to change for me.       .com Join us each Sunday @
                                                                      they have to do to get out of the     life but knew nothing of what              If Jesus Christ is our Savior,      Miracle on 39th Street from
                                                                      jam they are in is to give            Malachi 3:8-12 talks about.             we have no excuse not to tithe.        10:30-11:30

                                                                      SUMMER from page 9B                   12th grade students.                    charged a reduced fee of $50           place at the student’s home
                                                                      opportunity for us to expand             Students may only take up            and there would be no adminis-         school and must occur before
                                                                      our curriculum into areas that        to two courses each during              trative fee for students taking        June 10, 2011. Parents may
HURRICANE from page 3B             our families, our visitors, our
                                                                      in the past we have not had the       summer school. There is a pro-          courses for credit recovery            contact their student’s school
Please join us as we ask God       businesses and our homes dur-
                                                                      resources to provide. This will       posed $100 fee for administra-          purposes. The fee schedule is          for more information about the
for protection and blessings for   ing the 2011 season.
                                                                      allow the district to expand our      tive costs only. (The fee is            subject to approval by the New         NHCS       Summer       School
                                                                      resources during tough budget         $100 whether the student takes          Hanover Board of Education at          Program and to register.
SAND BLAST from page 4B            games if your team makes it to     times. And finally, most of our       one course or two courses.)             the May 2011 meeting.                     To learn more about
will be playing include: Boys:     the finals. Awards will be given   students will have to take an         Students receiving free or                 Registration and payment            NCVPS, visit the website at
U8, U10, U12, U14, U16, U18;       to all 1st and 2nd place awards    online course when they enter         reduced lunch would be                  for summer school will take  
Girls: U8, U10, U12, U14,          in each division.                  college. This will give them an
U16, U18; Men's: Open, Over           The Entry Deadline is May       opportunity to take an online
30; and Women's: Open, Over        29th. To register log on to:       course now and gain experi-
30. The Format will be: 4v4 (8      ence with e-learning,” NHCS
player roster max. per team).      Blast home.htm. You will need      Superintendent        Dr.    Tim
   Entry Fee is $40 per player     to print out a registration form   Markley said.
   Each team is guaranteed to      and send in with a check. May          All students participating in
play 3 (weather permitting). 4     also pay online with PayPal.       NCVPS summer school will be
                                                                      required to physically attend
BUDDIES from page 3B               tell your friends and family!      classes two days each week at
10th in St. Paul’s Fellowship      Tell everyone you know! One        New Hanover High School
Hall, 300 Harper Avenue.           hundred percent of certificate     which will serve as the host
Certificates go on sale            proceeds go towards feeding        school for the program.
February 21st. Each certificate    hungry kids in our community.      NCVPS is fully accredited and
entitles you to one 10”x13”            For further details on how     completely aligned with the
portrait, and the best part is     you can participate, please con-   North Carolina Standard
they are only $10.00 each!         tact Team Coordinator Steve        Course of Study and the new
Imagine that, $10.00 for a pro-    Sullivan @ 910-297-6464, or        Common           Core/Essential
fessional portrait. They will do   email       at     angelfoodst-    Standards. NCVPS courses
several poses. Don’t forget to                 will be offered for rising 9th –
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FLASHBACK from page 6B           23:56, 2nd Place Susan Budd              WILDLIFE from page 7B                  person onboard a recreational         LEGION from page 1B                more self-sufficient. The physi-
2nd Place Jacob Martin 31:31, 26:17, and 3rd Place Jana                   2010. “Recreational boaters            vessel, including canoes, kayaks,     and hospitalized veterans. The     cal and mental activity provides
and 3rd Place Lliam Fay 32:07; Sheally 30:39; Male 35-39: 1st             must enroll in a National              rowboats and other non-motor-         program provides multiple ben-     many therapeutic benefits as
Female 10-12: 1st Place Fasika Place Steve Prefontaine 19:06,             Association of State Boating           ized craft. Sailboards, racing        efits to the veterans and to the   well. Donations are used exclu-
Bestul 24:27, 2nd Place Lauren 2nd Place David McDonald                   Law Administrators-approved            shells, rowing sculls, racing         community. The hospitalized        sively to assist and support vet-
Jaski 25:19, and 3rd Place 19:34, and 3rd Place Mark                      course and pass a standardized         canoes and racing kayaks are          veterans who make the flowers      erans and their families. In
Murphy Credle 26:49; Male Austin 20:29; Female 40-44:                     test before taking the helm, or        exempt from requirements.             are able to earn a small wage,     Flanders Fields By: Lieutenant
10-12: 1st Place John Autry 1st Place Antonette Prather                   otherwise be in compliance with             “In an emergency, it can be      which helps to supplement their    Colonel John McCrae, MD
21:25, 2nd Place Landon 25:38, 2nd Place Kelly Fussell                    the law,” said Maj. Huebner.           pretty difficult to locate and put    incomes and makes them feel        (1872-1918) Canadian Army:
Gershmel 23:48, and 3rd Place 26:38, and 3rd Place Terri S                “The      Wildlife      Resources      on a life vest,” said Maj.
Marshall Waren 23:46; Female Collins 29:27; Male 40-44: 1st               Commission provides these              Huebner. “Time is of the                   In Flanders Fields the poppies blow
13-16: 1st Place Ashlyn Place Stephen Marshall 21:07,                     courses free throughout the state.     essence. Being prepared means                Between the crosses row on row,
Marshall 28:25, 2nd Place 2nd Place Scott Miller 24:12,                   The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary,        wearing a life vest.”
Alexandria Larson 33:06, and and 3rd Place Scott Fussell                  U.S. Power Squadron and other              Inspect Your Vessel Before
                                                                                                                                                            That mark our place; and in the sky
3rd Place Bailey Graddon 24:51; Female 45-49: 1st Place                   organizations, including online        Departure and File a Float Plan -           The larks, still bravely singing, fly
33:27; Male 13-16: 1st Place Tracey Morette Glendenn                      providers, also offer approved         “Preparation before launching is            Scarce heard amid the guns below.
Haaken Jon Lysne 20:13, 2nd 26:23, 2nd Place Deana W                      courses that can include a fee.”       essential,” said Maj. Huebner.
Place Joseph Harty 21:17, and Mode 27:32, and 3rd Place                       All vessel operators may be        “Inspect your vessel for ‘ship-              We are the Dead. Short days ago
3rd Place Sean Freidhof 26:07; Melissa Anne Fowler 31:28;                 asked by law enforcement offi-         shape’ operation, make sure you            We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
Female 17-24: 1st Place Male 45-49: 1st Place J.D.                        cers to present a certification        have all of the required safety
Amanda Cline 25:03, 2nd Place Prather 21:47; Female 50-54:                card or proof of compliance. To        equipment and that it’s in good
                                                                                                                                                           Loved and were loved, and now we lie
Haley Jill Baldwin 27:22, and 1st Place Lisa C. James 28:07,              check boating safety education         condition, file a float plan and be                  In Flanders fields.
3rd Place Katie Michelle 2nd Place Darla Chiangi Munn                     course availability, go to             alert once underway.”A float                Take up our quarrel with the foe:
Zachary 27:35; Male 17-24: 1st 28:43, and 3rd Place Jane Perry   or call (919)       plan provides important informa-
Place Todd Collins 20:50, 2nd 28:56; Male 50-54: 1st Place                707-0031. Kids MUST Wear               tion should a problem occur.               To you from failing hands we throw
Place Jay Poole 22:05, and 3rd Kevin Beck 24:55, 2nd Place                Life Vests, a Good Idea for            Complete a form, available                 The torch; be yours to hold it high.
Place Matthew Lockamy Brian McMerty 26:13, and 3rd                        Everyone Else - Children               online at,
23:28; Female 25-29: 1st Place Place Charles Keith Wood                   younger than 13 must wear an           before going boating, and leave it
                                                                                                                                                              If ye break faith with us who die
Kristin Zeranski 26:05, 2nd 30:58; Female 55-59: 1st Place                appropriate, U.S. Coast Guard          with a reliable person who can be         We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
Place Hope Haarer 26:30, and Frances White 39:20 and 2nd                  approved life vest whenever they       depended upon to notify the U.S.                     In Flanders fields.
3rd Place Amy Selders 26:43; Place Mary Louise Balow                      are on a recreational vessel that is   Coast Guard or other rescue
Male 25-29: 1st Place Drew 56:20; Male 55-59: 1st Place                   underway. The life vest must be a      organization should you not
Coombes 18:41, 2nd Place Richard Poole 31:58, 2nd Place                   proper fit, with youth sizes corre-    return as scheduled. (Do not file
Keith Dawson 19:04, and 3rd David Douglas McDonald                        sponding to weight ranges.             float plans with the U.S.C.G.)
Place Phil Tantalo 19:10; 34:08, and 3rd Place Gary                           Both state and federal regula-         For more information on
Female 30-34: 1st Place Sherry Mann 38:34; Male 60-64: 1st                tions require that a Type I, II or     boating safety, regulations and
Ross 24:37, 2nd Place Marsha Place Rose Seaman 41:02;                     III personal flotation device in       title and registration, go to
Petty Obremski 25:55, and 3rd Female 60-64: 1st Place Eddie               good condition and of appropri-
Place Miranda McLean 27:14; Buchanan 20:25, 2nd Place                     ate size be accessible for each        aterways/index.htm.
Male 30-34: 1st Place Chris Tim Marcinak 24:39, and 3rd
Tennant 25:15, 2nd Place Place Louis Galli 27:11; Male
Michael F Stewart 25:45, and 65-69: 1st Place Russell May
3rd Place Jeff Kistler 28:56; 41:51; Female 70-99: 1st Place
Female 35-39: Julie Shaw Judy Kiernan 31:58.

TROUT from page 7B                    1,000 Wildlife Service Agents
licenses, to fish in all designated   located across the state.
public mountain trout waters,            See the “2010-11 North
including         delayed-harvest     Carolina Fishing Regulations”
waters. Purchase licenses by:         webpage for a list of delayed-
    •        Going          online,   harvest trout waters, regulation,           information and trout maps.
    • Calling 1-888-2HUNT-               For more information on
FISH (1-888-248-6834) or              fishing in public, inland waters,
    • Visiting one of more than       visit
                                                                                                                    Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011              17B

                                                              (Pictured Above): Firehouse Subs U9 Girls.               (Pictured Above): Michael’s Seafood U9 Boys.
     (Pictured Above): Atlantic Towers U9 Girls.

                                                         (Pictured Above): State Farm - David Ward U9 Boys.            (Pictured Above): Yellow Dogs Discs U9 Boys.
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                                                        (Pictured Above): Masonboro Family Medicine U9 Boys.     (Pictured Above): State Farm - Thomas Murphy U12 Girls.

  (Pictured Above): Coastwalk Real Estate U9 Boys.

                                                         (Pictured Above): Pleasure Island Rentals U12 Girls.   (Pictured Above): Comfort Suites - Magnolia Greens U12 Girls.

  (Pictured Above): Winchip Remodeling U12 Girls.

      (Pictured Above): Harris Teeter U12 Boys.

(Pictured Above): Pleasure Island Insurance U12 Boys.

       (Pictured Above): Childforms U12 Boys.
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                                                                                                                                                          Woodwork for the Birds
                  Aquarium Displays Local Art
   The NC Aquarium at Fort
Fisher is pleased to announce
the latest showcase in the
Spadefish Gallery. Andrea
Dingeldein, an Aquarium
employee, moved from the
Piedmont of North Carolina to
Wilmington six years ago to
attend University of North
Carolina Wilmington.
   While pursuing degrees in
Marine Biology and Studio Art,
she found a way to combine her
passions by creating paintings
inspired by marine organisms,
artifacts, and coastal land-
scapes. Andrea often paints                                                                                                                         Spring is here, the weather
landscapes on site, or “en plein                                                                                                                 is getting warmer, and our
air,” capturing the seasonal                                                                                                                     feathered friends are gradually
changes of salt marshes and the                                                                                                                  making their return to the
flora and fauna inhabiting                                                                                                                       coastal region. With so many
them. Though oil and acrylic                                                                                                                     birds ready to nest for the sea-
paints are her mediums of                                                                                                                        son, competition for space may
choice, she is also interested in                                                                                                                be problematic.
photography. Surface and                                                                                                                            The NC Aquarium at Fort
Subtidal is a collection of                                                                                                                      Fisher is pleased to receive a
recent paintings inspired by                                                                                                                     donation of ten handmade bird-
imagery characteristic of the                                                                                                                    houses from the Wilmington
coast, and includes several                                                                                                                      Area Woodturners Association.
underwater photographs from a                                                                                                                    These customized birdhouses
recent trip to Bonaire.                                                                                                                          will soon be displayed proudly
   Each piece is a study of nat-                                                                                                                 in the aquarium’s garden, and      are among the types of birds
ural beauty, color, and                                                                                                                          are expected to house a variety    expected to make their homes
See Local Art, page 19B                                                                                                                          of bird species. Chickadees,       in the garden. The Wilmington
                                                                                                                                                 sparrows, wrens, and titmice       See Woodwork, page 19B

           TIME FOR TURTLES                                                       NC Aquariums Receive
             ON THE TWO’S!                                                       Donation for Fossil Hunts                                           Island Gazette’s Animal of the
                                                                                                                                                     Month for the North Carolina
                                                                                                                                                        Aquarium at Fort Fisher

    It is time to celebrate tur-    will gain a better understanding
tles…all year long! The NC          about turtles, and see why these
Aquarium at Fort Fisher will be     shelled animals are so loved at
promoting        Partners     in    the Aquarium!
Amphibians and Reptiles                 The US has more turtle bio-
Conservation’s (PARC) 2011          diversity than any other coun-
Year of the Turtle by offering      try on the planet, but turtle pop-       After exploring the aquatic     provides the material from its
special turtle programs the sec-    ulation     worldwide        have    environments of today at the        phosphate mining operations.
ond day of every month start-       declined up to 40%. Turtles          North Carolina Aquariums,              The geologic conditions that
ing on January 2, 2011.             face threats including, habitat      delve into the depths of ancient    formed phosphate captured in        ADVICE OF THE WEEK - It is a generally understood con-
    Turtles on the Two’s will       loss and degradation, mortality      seas and search for prehistoric     stone a cross-section of sea life   cept that a nutritional diet is essential to a healthy body. But
focus on turtles, both freshwa-     from roads and predators, exot-      souvenirs.                          from the Miocene Epoch and          what many people may not realize is that smart choices in the
ter and saltwater species. The      ic invasive species and disease,         Dig and sift through the        earlier periods. Phosphate is       food we eat may also be crucial to a healthy ecosystem. The
Aquarium’s feedings, live ani-      and climate change. PARC,            sandy soil in the Aquariums'        used as a plant fertilizer, and     NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher is committed to maintaining the
mal encounters, crafts and edu-     which is an inclusive partner-       outdoor Fossil Hunts for fos-       also in making livestock feed,      delicate balance of life within our oceans. On your next visit,
cator interactions will look at     ship dedicated to the conserva-      silized bones, teeth, shells,       metal treatments and soft           ask about the Local Catch pamphlets. These guides to smart
different aspects of turtle’s       tion of reptiles and amphibians      coral and other remains of crea-    drinks and other food products.      sea food decisions will help you choose your meals based on
lives and will be available         believes that citizens, natural      tures that lived up to 20 million      Thanks to a generous dona-         seasonal availability. This allows you to enjoy the freshest
throughout the day. Visitors        See TURTLE, page 19B                 years ago. PotashCorp-Aurora        See FOSSIL, page 19B                 catch with no negative impact on the aquatic environment.
                                                                                                                                                         Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011                 19B
GUITAR from page 8B                 for the first class if needed.      WOODWORK from page 18B                schedule additional training         STARS from page 9B                voting, donations will be
styles of music. As students        Class times are Wednesday           Area Woodturners Association          sessions. They welcome any-          and former principals who will accepted. The dance contest
progress, they will also have       mornings from 11:00 am until        is a local organization devoted       one who is interested regard-        compete for the most votes. winners will be in the follow-
the opportunity to learn bass       noon. Classes are $12.00 each.      to promoting the art of wood-         less of prior experience. For        Lively performances are antici- ing categories: Popular Vote
guitar and keyboard basics.         Students must pay at the begin-     turning. The group meets the          more information, please visit       pated from Heather Byers of (most prior votes), Best in
Instruction will include a multi-   ning of each class. There is a      second Saturday of every              www.wilmingtonareawood-              Eaton Elementary School, Don Show (most event night votes),
level certificate program to        one-time fee of $10.00, due at      month with an opportunity to               Cummings of Virgo Middle and Judges Choice. A silent
help students gage his/her          the first class, for materials                                                                                 School, Budd Dingwall of auction will also take place
progress and set goals.             (notebook, song sheets, etc).                                                                                  Codington Elementary School, along with a 50/50 raffle.
                                                                        SCREENING from page 9B                Information and Parental
   Students will need to have          For additional information,      p.m.,6:00 p.m., and 6:45 p.m.                                              James McAdams of Ashley              Reservations are $35 each,
                                                                                                              Permission forms completed
their own guitar so they can        please contact Terry at 799-        They will be held at: Hoggard,                                             High School, Dave Spencer, $25 for EOP members, or a
                                                                                                              and signed by a parent or
practice between lessons; how-      1999 or the Recreation Center       Roland-Grise, Myrtle Grove,                                                formerly of Hoggard High table of eight for $225. Price
                                                                                                              guardian. The necessary forms
ever, Terry can provide a guitar    at 458-2977.                        NHHS, Virgo/Holly Shelter,                                                 School, and their accomplished includes food, entertainment
                                                                                                              are available at any middle or
                                                                        Williston, Murray, Ashley,                                                 partners. Votes can be cast prior and dancing. To ensure ade-
                                                                                                              high school, NHCS Central
                                                                        Private Schools, Trask, Laney,                                             to the event or the night of the quate seating, it is recommend-
FOSSIL from page 16B                or membership, and visitors are                                           Offices or on line at www.
tion from PotashCorp-Aurora                                             Noble.                                                                     competition. Voting ballots ed that reservations be made
                                    welcome to keep their finds.                                          Students
to    the    North      Carolina                                            Rising ninth graders should                                            and reservation forms can be before May 25th by visiting
                                       NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher                                             may also receive a free Tdap
Aquarium Society, all three                                             list the high school that they                                             found at schools and adminis-
                                    is located just south of Kure                                             vaccination during their exam if
North Carolina Aquariums -- at                                          will attend in the fall.                                                   tration offices or online at dancingwiththestars.
                                    Beach, near the mouth of the                                              requested by a parent or
Pine Knoll Shores, at Fort                                                  Students do not need to                                           For more information, con-
                                    Cape Fear River, on U.S. 421.                                             guardian.For more information
Fisher and on Roanoke Island -                                          arrive more than 15 minutes                                                caeopdancingwiththestars/. tact Sheila Wilkes, NHCAEOP
                                    The site is less than a mile from                                         about the free athletic screening
- are upgrading these unique,                                           early. They will be called in by                                           Each vote costs $5, or in lieu of President, at (910) 254-4454.
                                    the Fort Fisher ferry terminal.                                           exams, contact NHCS Lead
hands-on exhibits.                  Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm           school in the order listed.           Athletic Trainer Joshua Canipe
   Specimens that might be          daily (closed Thanksgiving,             Prior to the exam, students       at (910) 512-1095, or email          UNCW from page 4B                    and struck out three of the nine
found in the Fossil Hunts           Christmas, and New Year’s           must have their Medical                   second and a walk by Tom             batters he faced.
include shark teeth, bat ray        days). Admission: $8 ages 13-       History,              Emergency                                            Timoney (2-2) to Hartman                 Junior      righty      Tyler
mouth plates, sea urchin spines,    61; $7 ages 62 and up; $6 ages                                                                                 loaded       the     bases     for   McSwain took the loss for
fish vertebrae, corals, scallops,   3-12. Free admission for: chil-                                                                                Hernandez.                           UNCW. He surrendered nine
                                                                        DANCE from page 2B                    a Latin- inspired dance fitness
oyster drills, clam shells and      dren under 2; registered groups                                                                                    ODU starter Phil McCarthy        runs - seven earned - on 11 hits,
                                                                        the month of May. Couples and         class. The cost per person is $5
porpoise teeth. New material is     of N.C. school children, and                                                                                   (9-4) picked up the win, going       walking one and fanning three.
                                                                        singles are welcome. Classes          per class or a discounted cost of
added periodically to keep the      NC Aquarium Society mem-                                                                                       eight innings and striking out           Sophomore          outfielder
                                                                        are geared for adults and the         $15 per month. Registration for
hunts interesting. The Fossil       bers. General information:                                                                                     eight and allowing three runs.       Michael Bass and junior third
                                                                        cost per person is just $5 per        these classes begins at 12:30
Hunts are free with admission                                                                                   Adam Wisniewski nailed down          baseman Matt Campbell had
                                                                        class or a discounted cost of         pm at the KB Annual Street
                                                                                                                                                   his conference-leading 15th          two hits apiece for the
                                                                        $35 per month. Sally was              Festival on April 30 and, there-
FRUIT from page 9B                  Nutrition      and     Consumer                                                                                save. Timoney was the hard-          Seahawks, who blanked Old
                                                                        trained at Arthur Murray Dance        after, you can register at Kure
The Fresh Fruit and Vegetable       Services Kevin Concannon said,                                                                                 luck loser, allowing one run,        Dominion, 7-0, in Thursday's
                                                                        Studio and has been teaching          Beach Town Hall located at 117
Program (FFVP) is an important      “The program is highly success-                                                                                unearned, on a hit and a walk in     second game. Trailing 6-3 in
                                                                        Ballroom Dancing for 10 years.        Settlers Lane in Kure Beach.
component of First Lady             ful in introducing school chil-                                                                                three innings. He fanned four.       the day's second game, JMU
                                                                            Sally will also be teaching       All classes will be held at the
Michelle Obama’s “Let’s             dren to a variety of produce they                                                                                  With ODU holding a 2-1           pushed across three runs in the
                                                                        Low-impact ZUMBA classes at           Kure Beach Community Center
Move!” initiative to solve child-   otherwise might not have the                                                                                   lead in the fifth, UNCW rallied      fourth and fifth innings and
                                                                        the KB Community Center on            located at 118 N. 3rd Avenue in
hood obesity within a genera-       opportunity to try.” Under the                                                                                 to take a 3-2 lead on RBI sin-       then pulled away with a four-
                                                                        Mondays from 5:30-6:30 pm,            Kure Beach, behind Big
tion. Through North Carolina        grant guidelines, New Hanover                                                                                  gles by Hunter Ridge and             run outburst in the eighth
                                                                        beginning May 9th ZUMBA is            Daddy's Restaurant.
state allocations of nearly four    County Schools will continue its                                                                               Thomas Pope.                         inning to become the first No. 1
million dollars, these schools      commitment to offer nutritious                                                                                     ODU answered in the sixth,       seed to reach the championship
                                                                        VETERANS from page 2B                 Garden                               though, on Baker's two-out           game since 2003.
will have additional resources to   meals and snack alternatives to
                                                                        will have two pools of still             “Being America’s first mili-      solo homer that tied the game.           • 5/26 - Cropper Tosses
improve the health and nutrition    its students. For more informa-
                                                                        water.                                tary sanctuary community,            Matt Campbell and Ridge each         Shutout In Opening Win –
of the foods they serve through-    tion on the FFVP, call Imer
                                                                            Other features:                   Fayetteville is a perfect location   had two hits for UNCW, who           Daniel Cropper tossed his third
out the school day. USDA            Smith of NHCS Child Nutrition
                                                                            • Soil from each of North         for this special tribute to North    stranded 11 runners on base.         complete game and his first
Under Secretary for Food,           Services, at (910) 254-4212.
                                                                        Carolinas 100 counties is being       Carolina veterans,”“ says John       Brent Frazier and Sizemore           shutout of the season as
                                                                        incorporated into all aspects of      Meroski, Fayetteville Area           each added two hits for the          UNCW           blanked        Old
Water Color from page 2B            Center. Signups and material        the park                              Convention & Visitors Bureau         Monarchs. UNCW dropped a             Dominion, 7-0, on Thursday in
2:30pm May 25th for each            list can be received by calling         • The Visitors center, a multi-   president andv CEO. “North           13-7 decision to James               the second game of the
Wednesday for four weeks.           the Kure Beach Town Hall at         colored glass will replicate all      Carolina Veterans Park will be a     Madison earlier in the day to        Colonial Athletic Association
   The classes will be held at      (910)458-8216.                      of the military service ribbons.      great addition to our tourism        fall into the loser's bracket.       baseball tournament at Brooks
the Kure Beach Community                                                    • Seven water features are        portfolio.” North Carolina               ODU advances to its first        Field. The Seahawks (31-26)
                                                                        planned, including a bubbling         Veterans Park opens July 4,          CAA championship game since          will face off against regular
                                                                        fountain in the Community             2011. The park is located            the 1999 season.                     season      champion       James
MOVIE from page 2B                  with the highly acclaimed
films as well as films that have                                        Plaza, three water walls in the       behind the Airborne & Special            • 5/27 (1st Game)            –   Madison on Saturday at 3:30
                                    remake of The Karate Kid with
yet to be released to the public.                                       Service Plaza and two pools of        Operations Museum at 100             Seahawks Fall To Dukes -             p.m. The Monarchs (28-25),
                                    Jaden Smith and Jackie Chan.
   This year’s line up includes:                                        still water in the Reflection         Bragg Blvd.                          Second-seeded James Madison          meanwhile, take on Georgia
                                    In addition, we have selected a
June 5 - Nanny McPhee               number of award-wining ani-                                                                                    banged out 16 hits to wipe out       State in an elimination game at
Returns, June 12 - MegaMind,        mated movies for the entire         LOCAL ART from page 16B               second floor of the Marine           an early 6-3 deficit and roll to a   noon. Cropper (8-3) scattered
June 19 - Legend of the             family’s delight. Each week, the    structure, with subjects ranging      building, near the auditorium.       13-7 victory over No. 3 UNCW         four hits and a walk in going
Guardians, June 26 - Despicable     Chamber of Commerce will            from live oaks and tidal creeks          NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher        in a winner's bracket game of        the distance for UNCW. For the
Me, July 3 - How To Train Your      also be hosting a food drive ben-   to squid and horseshoe crabs.         is located just south of Kure        the         CAA          Baseball    righthander, it was his second
Dragon, July -             Justin   efiting a local charity.                Works are for sale and can        Beach, near the mouth of the         Championship          Friday    at   straight complete, shutout
Bieber – Never Say Never, July          This is your chance to help     be purchased by contacting the        Cape Fear River, on US 421.          Brooks Field.                        effort in the CAA tournament
17 - Shrek-The Final Chapter,       someone in need simply by           artist directly at polaroidsare-      The site is less than a mile from        The Dukes, ranked 30th           after shutting out VCU in 2010.
July 24 - The Green Hornet,         bringing a non-perishable food                        the Fort Fisher ferry terminal.      nationally, improved to 39-17        Cropper retired the first eight
July 31 - Chronicles Of Narnia:     item for donation. These films          The Spadefish Gallery at the      Hours: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm            overall and stands as the lone       hitters he faced and later retired
Voyage, Of The Dawn Traveler,       are free and open to the public.    NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher            daily (closed Thanksgiving,          unbeaten unit in the four-team       10 straight from the third to the
August 7 - Gnomeo & Juliet,         Popcorn, candy, soft drinks, cot-   showcases       local     artists     Christmas, and New Year’s            tournament with the convinc-         seventh inning. He finished
August 14 - Toy Story 3, August     ton candy and other popular         throughout the year. Artwork          Day). Admission: $8 adults           ing win. JMU advanced to the         with four strikeouts and
21 – Tangled, August 28 –           concessions are available at rea-   that coincides with the               ages 13-62; $7 seniors; $6 ages      CAA championship game on             induced 18 fly ball outs. The
Secretariat, September 4 –          sonable prices.                     Aquarium’s        mission      of     3-12. Free admission for: chil-      Saturday against the winner of       Seahawks plated a run in the
Rango. The Chamber of                   This is a true summer time      “Inspiring Appreciation and           dren under 2; registered groups      Friday night's late pairing          first inning off losing pitcher
Commerce kicks off the season       treat for adults and kids alike.    Conservation       of      North      of N.C. school children, and         between       top-seeded       Old   Kyle Hald (8-3) on a sacrifice
                                                                        Carolina’s              Aquatic       NC Aquarium Society mem-             Dominion and the Seahawks.           fly by Andrew Cain that scored
                                                                        Environment” is located on the        bers. General information.               UNCW, now 31-27, battles         Matt Campbell, who doubled
BEACH from page 1B                  Festival are $15 in advance and
                                                                                                                                                   ODU at 7:15 p.m. and the win-        two batters earlier. Campbell
The Band of OZ, and 3:00 –          $20 at the gate and can be pur-
                                                                                                                                                   ner must knock off the Dukes         (3-for-4) finished as triple short
4:30 The Fabulous Shakers.          chased at the Chamber (cash         TURTLE from page 16B                  In an effort to raise awareness      twice on Saturday to claim the       of hitting for the cycle.
This annual, fun filled event is    only). Advance tickets are also     resource managers, scientists,        about turtles and their impor-       title. CAA Player-of-the-Year            Campbell, who tied his sea-
one of the longest running          available through ETIX on line      and the pet and food and relat-       tance in the world PARC and          Jake Lowery went 4-for-5 and         son-high with four runs scored,
Beach Music festivals in the        (credit only).        Cornhole      ed industries can work together       organizations, such as the           scored three runs and second-        added to the lead with his sixth
United States. In addition to       Tournament begins at 8:00 am.       to address issues and to help         Aquarium, will be promoting          teamer Johnny Bladel went 4-         homer of the season in the third
the Festival and in honor of this   Join our Facebook page              ensure long-term survival of          the Year of the Turtle all year      for-5 and scored four times to       inning. UNCW would put the
being our 26th year, the            (          turtle species and populations.       long!                                pace the Dukes. Senior short-        game out of reach with a run in
Chamber of Commerce along           abeachmusicfestival) for more
                                                                                                                                                   stop David Herbek added a pair       the fourth and three more in the
with the SeaWitch Café & Tiki       details to come. Water and soft
                                                                        WEB SITE from page 2B                 chase. There is also a new ver-      of hits and five runs batted in      fifth. Hunter Ridge’s two-run
Bar (Party Central) will be         drinks will be on sale. Be sure
                                                                        still under construction, but all     sion of our cataloging software      for JMU. Senior lefthander           homer keyed the fifth inning
hosting: Friday, 6/3 - THE          to bring your own chairs, and
                                                                        of the basic information is up.       that may make it possible to         James Weiner picked up the           for UNCW. Hald, the Co-
CAROLINA           BREAKERS         coolers are welcome.
                                                                        We are still working on adding        link our web page to our hold-       win in relief for JMU after          Pitcher-of-the-Year, allowed
Free, Saturday, 6/4 Shag Dance         Please no glass, no pets, no
                                                                        pictures and graphics and             ings catalog, which will even-       working two innings and              six runs, four earned, on five
Contest ($4300 in Cash prizes)      refunds. Come have a great
                                                                        researching PayPal to see if we       tually list all of our books, pho-   allowing just one run on three       hits and four walks. He finished
$15 Tickets, and Sunday, 6/5        afternoon of fun in the sun, but
                                                                        can get the gift shop merchan-        tos, and subject files as well as    hits. He did not walk a batter       with six strikeouts.
SOUL BEAM Free.Tickets to           remember to drink responsibly
                                                                        dise available for online pur-        maps and even program videos.
the 26th Annual Beach Music         and to drive safely.

PARKS & REC from page 7B            the tournament or tournament
receive a free tournament t-        rules please call the Recreation
shirt and be given bait while it    Center at 458-2977. You can
last. So bring the family out for   also download all tournament
a day filled with fun in the sun!   details on the Parks and
If you have any questions about     Recreation website.
20B   Isl and Gazette, June 1st, 2011

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