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Thankfully, there are plenty of islands that make day trips a breeze so that travelers can easily enjoy a day on a secluded beach in the midst of an urban vacation. Here are seven spots around the world that are only an hour away from the mainland, but feel completely cut off from civilization: Home to North Carolina's oldest standing lighthouse, Bald Head Island is just two miles from Southport, N.C. Bald Head Island and its surrounding waters were once a refuge for infamous pirates such as Blackbeard and Stede Bonnet, nicknamed the “Gentleman Pirate” for his relatively refined ways.

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According to a post on the Brunswick County Sheriff's Department Facebook page, 34-year-old William Tyler Wood was last seen leaving his home in the 2000 block of Pinecrest Dr. in Southport around 6:30 a.m. on June 15. Since Oct. 30, 1964, WWAY has served southeastern North Carolina as the area's ABC affiliate and leader in news, weather and sports.

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Duke Energy Progress filing requests with the N.C. Utilities Commission to increase revenues by about $477 million, for an overall average rate increase across all customer classes of 14.9 percent. The utility serves portions of northern Brunswick County and operates the Brunswick Nuclear Power Plant outside Southport.

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