OtJR Teoops must be Active.' Our people in the Eastern counties have suffered much for the want of greater activity and courage in the commanders of our RanJgs-and RanJgs-and RanJgs-and other forces. A few of them, such men. as Capt Tucker, Major Nethercutt, Capt. New-kirk,.Capt. New-kirk,.Capt. New-kirk,.Capt. Attorns and Capt Wbitford, and perhaps; others, have shown daring, activity and efficiency,1 but from what we have heard, too many have been slack-twisted. slack-twisted. slack-twisted. Last week a Yankee gun boat steamed steamed up into New River in Onslow, and committed some depredations at Jacksonville. Capt Newkirk's cavalry attacked tbe-. tbe-. tbe-. boat and captured her crew and destroyed the boat ' . Capt J. N. Wbilford's company, which -has -has been operating efficiently in! Craven, last week captured a -Yankee -Yankee gun.boat, taking 26 yankee prisoners and 25 negroes, . The prisoners have been sent on; to Rich-. Rich-. Rich-.