Latest Moyock, North Carolina Stories

2010-04-16 16:26:00

RALEIGH, N.C., April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Attorney George E.B. Holding announced that today a federal grand jury returned a 15-count indictment charging four employees from Blackwater World-Wide. Included in the indictment are Gary Jackson, 52, former President; William Wheeler Mathews, Jr., 44, an attorney and former Executive Vice President and Vice President of Operations; Andrew Howell, 44, General Counsel; Ana Bundy, 45, former Vice President of Logistics and...

2009-02-03 13:29:56

A North Carolina bank has adopted a new policy of asking patrons to remove hats, hoods and sunglasses while inside the bank and its branches, officials said. Matthew Converse, president and chief executive officer of the Bank of Currituck in Moyock, said bank visitors will be asked to take off the face-obscuring items as a means of deterring robbery, the (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot reported Tuesday. A ball cap pulled down low or sunglasses obviously hides some features, Converse said. When...

2008-08-17 12:00:19

By JEFF HAMPTON By Jeff Hampton The Virginian-Pilot currituck A proposal for a new streamlined permitting process, along with improved staff cooperation, could get developments approved more quickly in Currituck County, which has had a reputation as a tough place to do business. Currituck County plans to simplify the project review process, including a reduction from four public meetings to two. Also, county staff could handle more of the administrative work that developers do now,...

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