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Jo Ann Mathews

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No Southern lady since when Scarlett O’Hara appeared in Gone with the Wind has received as much attention as a half-submerged shrimp boat near Holden Beach. “Southern Lady, Varnamtown, N.C.” was visible at its stern when it was moored on...
Anyone watching Gayle Todd lead a group of women in soul line dancing will want to jump in and join the fun. She has the rhythm and communicates the lively tempo to others. “Soul music depends on the beat,” Todd...
Jacqueline “Jack” DeGroot enrolled her daughter, Kimberly, at Cape Fear Academy in 1997 and drove from Sunset Beach twice each day. Within a few months that routine soured, so she dallied in Wilmington. Again, she reached an impasse. “I wrote...
The music crescendos as the boat sails across the crystal blue water and meets the bluest of skies. The viewer becomes part of the journey and anticipates the next scene. Such is the opening to Earth, Moon & Sun,...
The idea percolated in her mind for years before Mary Jordan of Supply, in conjunction with Seaside United Methodist Church in Sunset Beach, fashioned a unique support group named Special Friends of Seaside. The group is for young adults...