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Bless our hearts. It looks like the younger blacks in our community have abandoned the teachings and principles of MLK. So sad for us all.

The following new corporations in Pitt and neighboring counties filed May 7-13 with the N.C. Secretary of State’s office:

The following deeds of trust were recorded with the Pitt County Registrar of Deeds from May 7-13.

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