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Arm And A LegFebruary 2012
The coming ferry tolls have been the talk of the town. Most citizens are not enthused about being the only residents in North Carolina whose existing state highway route is getting a toll added. Workers would pay a toll to get to their jobs, and school buses would be tolled too. The passengers would be paying a toll too, a dollar a head, on top of the toll paid for the car or bus.
It has artist Laura Turgeon a bit steamed. Her latest drawing says it all:
Laura Turgeon and her husband Gil Fontes live in Oriental. When they are not out looking at boats Laura and Gil are often seen with drawing instruments or paint brushes in hand. More of Laura's work can be found at her site LauraTurgeon.com.