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No one apparently interested in town's historical committee

The town of Oak Island will consider dissolving two committees next week. The town of Oak Island will consider dissolving two committees next week.

OAK ISLAND, NC (WECT) - The historical committee in Oak Island is about to become history itself.

The town of Oak Island created the Oak Island Historical Committee in September 2012. Despite a year of advertising for the open positions on the committee, no one applied.  Next week at its town meeting, council will consider a motion to dissolve the committee. 

The clerk will still accept pictures, papers and other historical documents to maintain for future reference.

It's not the only commission coming to an end.  Council will consider dissolving the Oak Island Business and Tourism Commission.  The group hadn't met since last Spring and many business owners have been meeting as the Oak Island Business Alliance.

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