Straits, NC

Introduction

Brief History

Today's Story

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The People

Community Leaders / Characters

David Chadwick – WWII - photo

David Chadwick & R. J. Chadwick (WWII) - photo

Gerald Whitehurst & Ira Chadwick - photo

Paul Damren and Ginger Chadwick - photo

Stories/ Story Tellers

Historical Figures

Inventions

Scouting

Hunting

Traditional Foods

Occupations

Sports

Straits Baseball Team, 1932-33 - photo

Pastimes

Music/ Dances

Children's Games

Carving

The Place

Map of Community

Landmarks (Photos)

Churches

Historic Homes

Historic Buildings

Schools

students on Old Straits School steps - photo

Smyrna School (6th grade class) - photo

Smyrna School - grades 7 and 8 (1968-1969) - photo

Smyrna School - - grades 6 and 7 - (1967-1968) - photo

Harbors

Post Office

Businesses

Fish Houses

Boat Houses/ Marine Railways

Hunting Clubs

Lifesaving Stations

Landings

Community Spirit

Storms

Gatherings

Events

Parades

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