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  • Belhaven mayor walks to Raleigh to protest hospital closing

    Adam O'Neal, the Mayor of Belhaven, held a rally after he walked 130 miles from his town in eastern North Carolina to the Legislature in Raleigh to protest the closing of the local Pungo Hospital in 2014 by Vidant Health.

Adam O'Neal, the Mayor of Belhaven, held a rally after he walked 130 miles from his town in eastern North Carolina to the Legislature in Raleigh to protest the closing of the local Pungo Hospital in 2014 by Vidant Health. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Adam O'Neal, the Mayor of Belhaven, held a rally after he walked 130 miles from his town in eastern North Carolina to the Legislature in Raleigh to protest the closing of the local Pungo Hospital in 2014 by Vidant Health. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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September 17, 2015 02:59 PM

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