Outer Banks http://publicradioeast.org en The Down East Journal (01/04/13) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-010413 <p>This week on the Down East Journal, Abraham Galloway was one of the first three African-Americans elected to the state legislature, but a new book by a Craven County native contends his importance extends far beyond that political first. And, after three years of renovations, the Bodie Island Lighthouse will open to the public for the very first time.</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:24:37 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 4898 at http://publicradioeast.org