Smyrna, NC

Introduction

Brief History

Today's Story

Smyrna History

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The People

Community Leaders

Mr. Jettie Willis - photo

Mr. Jettie, Blanche Willis, Mildred - photo

Characters

Bob Davis - photo

Stories/ Story Tellers

Historical Figures

Inventions

Scouting

Hunting

Traditional Foods

Roy Willis in garden - photo

Roy Willis and friends with shrimp - photo

Occupations

Boatbuilding-Sharpies - photo

Sports

Girls Basketball Champs - photo

Pastimes

Cutting grass - photo

Music/ Dances

Roy Willis and _____ playing banjo - photo

Children's Games

Carving

The Place

Map of Community

Landmarks (Photos)

Churches

Smyrna Methodist Church - photo

Smyrna Missionary Baptist Church - photo

Smyrna Baptist Church - photos

Smyrna Baptist Church Sunday School- photos

Smyrna Baptist Church Homecoming - photos

Historic Homes

William Hancock House - photo

Daniel Willis House - photo

Carteret County News-Times Article: Hancock House - photo

Historic Buildings

Smyrna Corner - photos

Schools

Smyrna School - photo

Smyrna School Gym - photo

Williston Royalty - photo

Smyrna School Class, Corbet Davis - photo

Peabody School - photo

Smyrna High School women’s basketball team, 1951 - photo

Smyrna High School men’s baseball team 1930s - photo

Smyrna High School men’s basketball team 1920s - photo

Ms Pearl Alligood, teacher - photo

Harbors

Cemeteries

Post Office

Post Office -
photo

Businesses

Old Drive-In Restaurant - photo

Old Drive-In Theatre - photo

Lewis Smith Store - photo

Clover Farm - photo

Fish Houses

1886 Oyster Lease - photo

Boat Houses/ Marine Railways

Hunting Clubs

Lifesaving Stations

Landings

Community Spirit

Storms

Gatherings

Events

Parades

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