Some of the sand that was pumped onto the beaches during the town's massive widening project two years ago is not sliding back into the ocean. Instead, it's piling up and over the dune line, mainly south of The Village at Nags Head.
The rebuilding of the Seven C’s condominium complex on the Kill Devil Hills oceanfront is expected to begin in May, more than a year after the original 15-unit structure burned to the ground.
Almost two years after a horrific beating that left his girlfriend virtually unrecognizable, a Kill Devil Hills man has pleaded guilty to a charge of first-degree sexual offense.
According a fact sheet from state Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC), payments of $1,000 or less can be accepted to pay criminal, civil, and other court fees.
After two days of rain and wind, the latest nor'easter headed out to sea overnight Friday. Skies were finally sunny and temperatures warmed up to around 50 degrees Saturday, but the wind took a while to calm down.
The NCDOT says another area of sand scour has been found in the area of four sets of pilings supporting the bridge over Oregon Inlet. Traffic will be stopped for about 30 minutes Monday for a routine scan of the bridge's alignment.
The second of two phases was completed Feb. 23. by contractor Salmons Dredging of Virginia Beach. The canals in Southern Shores have been dredged to depths of 4 to 5 feet.
Members of the Dare County Narcotics Task Force arrested two Nags Head residents Wednesday on heroin possession and other charges as a result of a traffic stop.
On Wednesday, March 5, the Rachael Ray Show will air an emotional episode featuring the story of Garth Callaghan’s battle with cancer. He has been writing notes for his daughter Emma’s lunch since she was in kindergarten.
The NCDOT announced construction is starting on a 2.1 mile long bridge to carry N.C. 12 over the breech of Pea Island cut by Hurricane Irene. The bridge is slated to open in spring 2016.
A new National Park Service report estimates the sixteen day government shutdown last October cost the Outer Banks $2.4 million in visitor spending from the closing of Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
Three people were arrested after a drug investigation and a subsequent traffic stop in Kitty Hawk turned up heroin and paraphernalia. One occupant of the vehicle was served with several outstanding warrants.
Local voters will find that almost all of the races this year feature opponents from the two major parties, and in many cases, primary races in both to determine who will face off in November.