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Nov 13

Vacation home in Corolla destroyed by overnight fire

Firefighters were called to Coral Lane in the Ocean Hill neighborhood north of Corolla village at 2:37 a.m. Tuesday to a multi-level structure sire. Lightning from a passing thunderstorm may have been the cause.

Nov 13


Nov 13

Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week: Tigger

Tigger is a friendly cat looking for his FURever home this holiday season. For more information on animals available for adoption from the Outer Banks SPCA please visit obxspca.org.

Nov 13


Nov 13

NCDMV seeking applicants for license plate agency in Currituck

The license plate agency will be the first operating in Currituck County, where NCDMV officials attribute county growth and customer demand for the decision to place an office. A contract was awarded in 2012 but never executed.

Nov 13


Nov 13

Kitty Hawk Road pipe replacements delayed until after holiday

Extremely elevated water levels associated with heavy downpours Tuesday morning, and a forecast for rain the remainder of this week caused the delay. Kitty Hawk Road has reopened to traffic until after Thanksgiving weekend.

Nov 13


Nov 13

Chamber awards four businesses ‘OBXMADE’ recognition

The Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Kelly's Outer Banks Catering, Paul Mann Custom Boats, Carolina Casual and Coastal Impressions as "OBXMADE," a program designed to highlight and promote locally-crafted products.

Nov 13


Nov 13

Southern Bank sponsors aquarium’s Soundside Pier

Southern Bank has donated $75,000 to become a corporate sponsor of the N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island and the North Carolina Aquarium Society for the aquarium's Soundside Pier.

Nov 13


Nov 13

Shabbat service to be held Nov. 16 in Kitty Hawk

The Jewish Community of the Outer Banks will hold its monthly Shabbat service on Friday, Nov. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Outer Banks building in Kitty Hawk.

Nov 13


Nov 13

Gas prices continue to slide, but not on the Outer Banks

The average price of regular unleaded in North Carolina on Monday was $2.57. But in Dare County, the average was $2.76 on Monday, highest in the state. Some Hatteras Island stations were recently had prices at around $3.

Nov 13


Nov 12

Antonino “Nino” Palazzolo of Avon, Nov. 7

The owner and operator of Nino’s Pizza, everyone received a warm welcome from his smiling face when entering the restaurant. His life revolved around his family and the restaurant.

Nov 12


Nov 12

November edition: News for and about commercial fishermen

Two new members of the N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission representing the commercial industry have been appointed by Gov. Roy Cooper ahead of the meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk that starts Wednesday.

Nov 12


Nov 12

Vicki Daniels Simpson of Wanchese, Nov. 10

A member of Wanchese of Assembly of God, Vicki was faithful to her church and served her community through various missions. She was a devoted wife, mother to many, grandmother, and friend.

Nov 12


Nov 12

James Madison Cahoon of Manteo, Nov. 9

For over 30 years, he was the owner and operator of Midway Automotive and Towing and later Midway Express. "Diddy" was known not only for his “shop”, and his sometimes wildly creative towing skills, but also his protective nature of his four girls.

Nov 12