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UPDATE: Carolina Beach Council Submits Names Of Candidates For Mayor, Council Seat Appointments; Interviews At Dec. 11 Meeting

The Carolina Beach Town Council has submitted names of candidates to be interviewed for appointment to the Mayor's seat and a council seat at their December 11, meeting.

By: Willard H. Killough III
Managing Editor

UPDATE : Monday Dec. 10th: The following are the names submitted by council members to the Town Clerk to be called to the December 11, meeting at 5:30PM at Town Hall. These candidates will be interviewed in an open meeting. Council will then make a decision on appointing two people to fill the vacant mayor and council seat.

Steve Shuttleworth selected:

Dennis "Duke" Hagestrom
Douglas B. Andrews
LeAnn Pierce
Jody N. Smith

Bob Lewis selected: 

Douglas B. Andrews
Dennis "Duke" Hagestrom
LeAnn Pierce
Michael "Tom" Bridges

Sarah Friede selected:

Douglas B. Andrews
Dennis "Duke" Hagestrom
LeAnn Pierce
Jody N. Smith
Michael "Tom" Bridges

CAROLINA BEACH - The Carolina Beach Town Council will interview top candidates from a pool of 16 people who applied for appointment to the vacancies for Mayor and a Council seat at 5:30PM at Town Hall on December 11. They will meet prior to that at 4:30PM for a closed session meeting.

Councilman Steve Shuttleworth said Friday December 7, the Council will interview four or five of the 16 applicants at the Tuesday special meeting and likely make a final decision the following Tuesday during another special meeting. However, a press release issued by the Town notes the, "Appointments are expected to be made during the regular meeting that begins at 6:30 p.m." the same day.

The council is also scheduled to hold their regular monthly meeting on December 11, starting at 6:30PM.

The following is a list of people who submitted letters of interest for appointment to the Carolina Beach Town Council. Earlier this month Mayor Ray Rothrock and Councilman Lonnie Lashley resigned following the resignation of Town Manager Tim Owens. Now Council members Steve Shuttleworth, Bob Lewis and Sarah Friede will decide which of the following 16 applicants will fill those two vacant seats.

Name    Address    City, State
    Douglas B. Andrews            403 Canal Drive    Carolina Beach, NC
    John David Blodgett            1618 Canal Drive    Carolina Beach, NC
    Jesse L. Bowles                  713 Carolina Avenue North    Carolina Beach, NC
    Scott A. Bradley                  505 Harper Avenue    Carolina Beach, NC
    Michael "Tom" Bridges         606 Ocean Blvd.    Carolina Beach, NC
    Gary Doetsch                      209 Greenville Avenue    Carolina Beach, NC
    Tom Elicson                        1520 Bowfin Lane    Carolina Beach, NC
    Dennis "Duke" Hagestrom    920 Riptide Lane    Carolina Beach, NC
    Jeffrey Hogan                     1108 Merchant Lane    Carolina Beach, NC
    Douglas B. Kramer              1100 Carolina Beach Avenue N.    Carolina Beach, NC
    Guy T. "Ted" Neff                202 Georgia Avenue    Carolina Beach, NC
    C. Davis Newton                 208 Lumberton Avenue    Carolina Beach, NC
    Jerry Norris                        700 Harper Avenue    Carolina Beach, NC
    LeAnn Pierce                      100 North 8th Street    Carolina Beach, NC
    Nancy T. Reis                     670 St. Joseph Street    Carolina Beach, NC
    Jody N. Smith                    109 North Fifth Street    Carolina Beach, NC

To view the individual letters of interest from these candidates, click here to download and view the PDF file. (10 mb file size)