Oct 20


Oct 20


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

Fish cam view

New fish cam at Jennette’s gives anglers a heads up on action

Dedicated to fishing only, the web cam flips through several views of the pier, including a zoom to the middle so that anglers can get a live glimpse of what’s happening.

Oct 15


Alex Hatcher named Dare County Employee of the Month

Hatcher has worked as program coordinator for the Dare County Center since August 2009. She is responsible for creating, coordinating and implementing a variety of programming and special events at the Dare County Center.

Oct 16

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Jazzmen to perform in Concert Society’s first event of the year

The Eastern Carolina Concert Society’s first concert of the 2014-2015 season will feature The Jazzmen performing in the Fellowship Hall at Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church, 803 West Kitty Hawk Road, at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 19.

Oct 16


COA Arts Jewelry students participate in ‘Artrageous’

Students in College of The Albemarle’s Professional Arts Jewelry program sponsored an activities table recently at Dare County Arts Council’s Artrageous Art Extravaganza.

Oct 12

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Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week: Rusty

Rusty is very playful, curious and eager to please. He is learning to walk on a leash and is good in the car and crate. He seems to enjoy the company of other dogs, but would do best in a home without cats.

Oct 14


Closings of U.S. 264 slated this week for bridge work

The road will close at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 13, and reopen at 5 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14. Crews will then close the road again on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and reopen it to traffic at 5 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 15.

Oct 9


Series of league political forums continues this week

The Voter Service Team of the League of Women Voters of Dare has planned four candidate forums for state Senate and House, Dare County commissioners and judicial and law enforcement officials.

Oct 7

Highway Patrol Patch

N.C. State Highway Patrol recruiting new troopers

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is recruiting qualified applicants for trooper positions, and a special recruiting initiative is currently being conducted in eastern North Carolina. The deadline to initiate the application process for the Basic Patrol Schools tentatively scheduled to be conducted in 2015 is October 31. Contact your the Highway Patrol Office in Read More...

Oct 9


Fire Prevention Week: Be sure to test your smoke alarms

According to NFPA research, working smoke alarms cut the chance of dying in a fire in half. Meanwhile, almost two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or no working smoke alarms.

Oct 7


Kitty Hawk Elementary School Fall Carnival set for Saturday

Plenty of food and activities are planned, including a petting zoo, booth games, bingo, photo booth, book sale, temporary tattoos, hair and face painting, cake walk and bake sale.

Oct 7


Currituck County ‘Birds Eye View’ features upcoming events

This week's video highlights election information, a bus trip to New York to benefit Currituck 4-H, the Toys For Tots 5K run, and activities through Cooperative Extension, the library and senior center.

Oct 6


Kids know what they want at Dowdy’s Park. Do you?

On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the property across from the Outer Banks Family YMCA in Nags Head hpsted its first public event under the town's ownership in conjunction with the school's Pumpkin Fair.

Oct 3


Founding leader of youth partnership plans to retire

Loretta Michaels has had, by her reckoning, three careers, although a case could be made for four if you include her two terms on the Dare County Board of Education.

Oct 1


One-stop shopping for pumpkins and more at school fair

Choose from hundreds of pumpkins, including pie pumpkins, Cinderella pumpkins, small, medium and gigantic pumpkins, white pumpkins and more. Other items for sale will include mums, gourds, straw bales and Indian corn.

Oct 1