Stories in "Featured Columns"

clinic2014

Missions of Mercy to provide free dental services this week

October is the month for Missions of Mercy. In association with the North Carolina Dental Society, MOM comes to the Outer Banks for two days, providing free dental care for adults from all walks of life.

Oct 21


Ball

Finest moonshine you might ever taste – and it’s legal

The first product introduced by Asheville Distilling, Troy and Sons Platinum Whiskey, is moonshine the way it’s supposed to be. At 80 proof, the Platinum is as clear as a mountain stream.

Oct 15


widerbeach

Independent survey of beach could shore up public’s trust

Looking north of the Nags Head Fishing Pier, you get a sense, particularly when the wind is brisk off the ocean, that the beach is about the same as it was in 2011, when the 10-mile, $36 million project was finished.

Oct 14


cars

Great Gatsby! Rare classics to tour northeastern N.C.

You’ll have an chance to see the inspiration for the phrase “It’s a doozy” when a fleet of some of the country’s most rare classic automobiles tour through Northeastern North Carolina Oct. 21 and 22.

Oct 17


seafest

Video: A bird’s-eye view of last year’s Seafood Festival

AirRaid Aerials takes us aloft for a one-of-a-kind view of last year's Outer Banks Seafood Festival in Nags Head. The festival takes place on the OUter Banks Event Site on the Roanoke Sound.

Oct 13


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Outer Banks Parade of Homes: The final three

This year’s Outer Banks Parade of Homes Oct. 9 to 12 includes 20 homes from Corolla’s Villages at Ocean Hill on the north beach all the way south to Avon on Hatteras Island. Leading up to the parade, The Voice will feature all 18 new homes and two large-scale renovations. B&B Contractors 5301 S. Sandwedge Read More...

Oct 12


house17

OBX Parade of Homes: Heading down to Nags Head

This year’s Outer Banks Parade of Homes Oct. 9 to 12 includes 20 homes from Corolla’s Villages at Ocean Hill on the north beach all the way south to Avon on Hatteras Island. Leading up to the parade, The Voice will feature all 18 new homes and two large-scale renovations. Albemarle Contracting Services 3117 S. Read More...

Oct 10


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OBX Parade of Homes: Take a look at the west side

This year’s Outer Banks Parade of Homes Oct. 9 to 12 includes 20 homes from Corolla’s Villages at Ocean Hill on the north beach all the way south to Avon on Hatteras Island. Leading up to the parade, The Voice will feature all 18 new homes and two large-scale renovations. Outer Banks Renovations LLC 1300 Read More...

Oct 8


tod

Theatre of Dare opens with spoof on beach blanket flicks

Psycho Beach Party is the type of show that the 24-year-old Outer Banks community theater organization is hoping to throw into its lineup on occasion: a little edgier, a little less standard than usual.

Oct 8


house13

Outer Banks Parade of Homes: Two sides of KDH

This year’s Outer Banks Parade of Homes Oct. 9 to 12 includes 20 homes from Corolla’s Villages at Ocean Hill on the north beach all the way south to Avon on Hatteras Island. Leading up to the parade, The Voice will feature all 18 new homes and two large-scale renovations. Forrest Seal LLC 2058 N. Read More...

Oct 7


house11

Parade of Homes: Something new, something renewed

This year’s Outer Banks Parade of Homes Oct. 9 to 12 includes 20 homes from Corolla’s Villages at Ocean Hill on the north beach all the way south to Avon on Hatteras Island. Leading up to the parade, The Voice will feature all 18 new homes and two large-scale renovations. Sandmark Construction 88 Ocean Boulevard, Read More...

Oct 6


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OBX Parade of Homes: Pine Island to Southern Shores

This year’s Outer Banks Parade of Homes Oct. 9 to 12 includes 20 homes from Corolla’s Villages at Ocean Hill on the north beach all the way south to Avon on Hatteras Island. Leading up to the parade, The Voice will feature all 18 new homes and two large-scale renovations. The SAGA Team 357 Lindsey Read More...

Oct 4