Community

Apr 14


golf tournament

Links Ladies golf tourney to benefit breast cancer fight

The Nags Head Golf Links will soon be the scene of a large OBX charity event, the “Driving Fore the Cure” golf tournament. All of the money will raised will remain in Dare County for the fight against breast cancer.

Apr 11


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Aviation Center earns COA, Currituck state excellence award

The Distinguished Partners in Excellence Award award recognized the college’s and county’s collaborative efforts and vision in building the Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center in Currituck County.

Apr 11


booksale

Literacy Council book sale fund raiser is this Saturday

There will be a large and varied selection of gently used hardcover and paperback books, CDs and DVDs. Topics by some bestselling authors and others include fiction, nonfiction, travel, children's and cookbooks.

Apr 10


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Currituck High principal Diane Newbern to retire in July

Newbern will leave the Currituck County Schools after 33 years of service and will be replaced by Renee Dowdy, currently the district’s Secondary and CTE Director.

Apr 10


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Sheriff’s reps to be at gun event for permit applications

Representatives of Dare County Sheriff’s Office will be at the Outer Banks Gun Club’s April 12 outdoor sell and swap event at the Dare County Shooting Range at in Manns Harbor.

Apr 11


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Cook, others to speak in KDH on Common Core Standards

State Sen. Bill Cook, R-District 1, will hold a town hall meeting in Dare County on Wednesday, April 23, to discuss the implementation of Common Core Standards in North Carolina public schools

Apr 10


coa

COA’s STEP center connects with new partnership for nursing

A new partnership offered through COA’s STEP Center allows COA graduates the opportunity to pursue their BSNs at Chamberlain College of Nursing at a discount.

Apr 10


modelun

First Flight High School Model U.N. team again garners honors

Less than thirty days after First Flight School students attended the 37th Annual Old Dominion University Model UN Conference, Russia invaded the Ukraine and North and South Korea swapped artillery fire.

Apr 7


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GOP 3rd Congressional District convention is April 12

Delegates of the N.C. 3rd Congressional District Republican Party will convene for the 2014 District Convention, on Saturday, April 12, at 9a.m., held at the Havelock Tourist & Event Center. 

Apr 7


flattops

Southern Shores flat-top cottages featured on historic tour

The historic, flat-top cement block cottages in Southern Shores that once dominated the town's architectural landscape, will be featured on April 12 from 1 to 5 p.m.

Apr 7


vote2014

League plans candidate gathering, school board forum

Primary elections are May 6. Voters will also elect members of the Dare County Board of Education. School board candidates have been invited to two forums being conducted by the League of Women Voters of Dare.

Apr 3


quilt

Quilt donated for silent auction on Colony’s comedy night

A quilt by renowned quilt maker Judi Boisson has been donated as a silent auction item for Comedy Tonight! taking place on April 25 at the Sound Stage Theatre on the grounds of The Lost Colony.

Apr 3

haunted

Auditions for Haunted History show scheduled for Friday

This is an open audition, and both actors and non-actors are encouraged to attend. Prepared auditions are not required. Auditionees should be prepared to read, move and interact with one another.

Apr 3


student art

High School art show kicks off Friday at Festival Park

Expect to see two- and three-dimensional handcrafted art including ceramics, stained glass, wood and fiber art, mixed media, digital art, printmaking, sculpture, paintings, drawings and photography.

Apr 3


curricuk lighthouse

Currituck Beach Lighthouse in Corolla is ready for climbers

Visitors can climb 220 stairs to the top for a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean, Currituck Sound and the Outer Banks while learning from docents and museum-quality exhibits.

Mar 29