Community

Jul 22


DQ Tavern1

Festival Park to host ‘The Adventures of Don Quixote’

The Appalachian Young People’s Theatre will present The Adventures of Don Quixote by Steven Fogell July 23, 24, 25 at 10:30 a.m. in the Indoor Theatre at Roanoke Island Festival Park.

yesterday


PACE

College of The Albemarle’s PACE program takes off in Dare

The program’s first year went so well, plans are to eventually add it to COA’s Elizabeth City and Chowan campuses. Last August, four students made up the program’s first class.

Jul 17


Biz-of-Year-2014-Southern-Bank

The Elizabethan Gardens recognizes its supporters

The Elizabethan Gardens and friends recently gathered to honor their supporters. Like many non-profits, they depend on membership, gifts, grants and other contributions in addition to their attraction revenue.

Jul 17


check

Links Ladies raise $25,000 for breast cancer initiatives

Nags Head Golf Links was the scene of a successful Outer Banks charity event, “Driving Fore the Cure” May 31, when the Links Ladies hosted their annual all-women’s golf tournament and raised more than $25,000.

Jul 8


prince

Festival Park Performance Series presents ‘The Little Prince’

The production is sponsored by Friends of Elizabeth II. Tickets are $5 and may be purchased in advance at the Ticket Sales office at Roanoke Island Festival Park or the day of the event. Ages 5 and under are free.

Jul 15


vote2014

Currituck GOP forum for replacement commissioner candidates

The Currituck GOP is hosting a public forum Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the library in Barco for five candidates from District 4 being considered to run in a special election to replace retired county commissioner Kevin McCord.

Jul 15


Fundraiser at Kitty Hawk Kites for Dare softball all-star team

Stop by Kitty Hawk Kites this evening in Nags Head, have some fun and help the Dare County 10U softball all-star team be able to travel to the state tournament.

Jul 9


Sara Kelly

Nags Head girl gets souvenir of a lifetime at U.S. Open

Sara Kelly and her father Patrick, both of Nags Head, were spectators at the U.S. Women's Open last month at Pinehurst #2, and the 8-year-old came home with a souvenir from eventual champion Michelle Wie.

Jul 1


hospital

OBH program grants over $100,000 to local organizations

The grants equal more than $100,000 in support of community organizations. Funds are provided by the Vidant Health Foundation, with support from Chesapeake Regional Medical Center.

Jul 7


Watch For Me

Police cite 19 in pedestrian safety enforcement initiative

Twenty-two warnings were also issued to drivers who failed to stop for pedestrians trying to use crosswalks along N.C. 12 in Kill Devil Hills on Monday.

Jul 1


Snoopy

Festival Park to present ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’

The production snapshots the creations of Charles Schultz at their best: Charlie Brown tries to fly a kite and play baseball, while Lucy opens her psychiatrist booth and flirts with Schroeder, who really plays the piano.

Jun 30


storm

More than 700 crawl, climb and conquer in Storm the Beach

More than 100 competitors in the 5-Miler lined up for their wave starts beginning at 7:40 a.m. running from Jennette’s Pier south, under the Outer Banks Pier to the turnaround point then north on the beach to the Finish.

Jun 29

Fuel Up For Summer featured

‘Fuel Up For Summer’ at Griggs Elementary through August

"Fuel Up For Summer" will be serving breakfast from 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m., and lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., every Monday through Thursday until Aug. 7. The program is free for any child, age 18 and younger.

Jun 29


swim

Club plans second Open Water Swim for July 6 in Manteo

The second annual Open Water Swim and first ever Stand Up Paddle Board and Prone competition is almost here. Slated for Sunday, July 6 at the Ole Swimming Hole in Manteo, the event is being sponsored by the OBX Swim Club.

Jun 28


FFHS-JA

First Flight High journalism students set new awards record

For the second straight year, First Flight High School journalism students have set a new record for total awards won during the North Carolina Scholastic Media Association Summer Institute.

Jun 26