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January 16, 2014 12:23 PM

Moonshiners kept Johnston County officials busy

Sheriff C.L. Denning estimates he and his deputies destroyed 600 whiskey stills with a total capacity of 45,000 gallons during the 60 months he was in office.

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History fascinates us. We love to linger over old photographs or accounts of years long gone. Discovering our own personal histories can become an enjoyable pastime. This blog will provide some looks into that past. We'll look at NC history in general, and Triangle history in particular. We'll also try to give you the tips and tools (and connections) for looking at your own history.

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