he Candy Bomber is a wonderful tradition here on the Outer Banks. In 2014, we were lucky enough to have Gail Halverson, part of the original Berlin Air Drop, with us once again.
Outer Banks homeowners will get a rare break on the cost of coverage under a ruling by the state insurance commissioner that rejected a statewide increase and questioned how insurers calculate potential losses from hurricanes.
The Coast Guard said new rules allowing quick action were necessary because vessels routinely run between unprotected pilings south of the marked channel, which is essentially closed because of shoaling.
Jiim Poulos has been decorating for Christmas for 45 years. The scene near the end of Ocean Acres Drive in Kill Devil Hills is simply incredible.
A unique idea leads to a fun-filled night at the Hilton Garden Inn as area chefs compete for the title of "King of Canned Goods"
Five nonprofits benefit from the Gala: Coastal Humane Society, Feline Hope Animal Shelter, Friends of Feline - Cape Hatteras Island, Friends Of Pooh and the Outer Banks SPCA. It was held at Pamlico Jack's. Enjoy the food from Kelly's Entertainment, the music with Soul One, an awesome Silent Auction and a night to remember.
The Pok’s Art menu is a sampling of Asian Fusion cooking. Vietnamese, Thai, Korean as well as Hawaiian and Japanese food styles are at play, maintaining balance among the flavorings of savory, salt, sour and sweet.
The annual event is not a race, but a fun run, even though the fast cats battle it out for first place and a hand-carved Outer Banks driftwood Santa Claus donated by the Bobbie Shop of Nags Head.
The weathered but quaint Beacon Motor Lodge has been sold to a Virginia Beach company, leaving local residents and loyal customers uncertain of what will become of the seaside inn at milepost 8.5.
An alert neighbor reporting a break-in early Friday morning brought police to a Salvo neighborhood, where they arrested four men from Mt. Olive and recovered 26 televisions.
Nathan Summerfield, 29, apologized to Lynn Jackenheimer’s family in Dare County Superior Court, as well as to his parents and son, before being taken away to prison. He was sentenced to a minimum of 30 years.
Currituck Commissioner Paul O’Neill said the purpose of the meeting was to brainstorm short-term and mid-term solutions to alleviate some of the traffic problems in lower Currituck, Kitty Hawk, Southern Shores and Duck.
Nags Head Police Chief Kevin Brinkley has returned to his job after an after an internal review found no reason to keep him on paid leave following a domestic dispute last month, the town said in a statement Monday.
The U.S. Senate passed the $585 billion National Defense Authorization Act Friday with a package of public lands bills that includes significant changes to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore's Off-Road Vehicle Plan.
About a thousand people converged on Manteo Airport Sunday to witness the Candy Bomber, and experience what it must have been like in post-World War II Germany, when survival depended on such food drops.
The two projects, costing just over $1.2 million, will be for repairs to the underside of the bridge deck and to replace steel support braces on the south end of the span.
Currituck County commissioners voted last week to make a change in lifeguard services on the beaches of Corolla, switching providers for the first time since the service started almost a quarter-century ago.
Hal Moore's figures he has saved as much as $40,000 in college costs because his two daughters are taking advantage of dual enrollment, earning college credit while still in high school.
The rufa red knot, a shorebird that migrates along the Eastern Seaboard, became a protected species under the Endangered Species Act Tuesday when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service elevated its status to threatened.
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