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USS Cairo Gunboat

Raising the Cairo with Ed Bearss – Jan 13

Lost Ironclad Re-discovered It’s a treasure hunt story worthy of Indiana Jones, led by historian Ed Bearss. On Dec. 12, 1862, naval history was made when the Union ironclad USS Cairo (pronounced “KAY-row”), involved in the campaign against Vicksburg, was sunk in twelve short minutes in Mississippi’s Yazoo River. It was reportedly the …

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CarolinaEast Cardiac Cath Lab

CarolinaEast Receives American College of Cardiology Cardiac Cath Lab Accreditation

North Carolina’s Only Hospital with An Accredited Catheterization Lab CarolinaEast Medical Center’s cardiac catheterization lab is the first in the state to be accredited by the American College of Cardiology (ACC). CarolinaEast was awarded the three-year accreditation this November based on rigorous onsite evaluation of the staff’s ability to evaluate, diagnose and treat …

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