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May 18

OBX SCORE: Is your small business website mobile friendly?

As the summer season approaches, there is not a better time to think about attracting visitors to your small business. One valuable marketing approach is to make sure your website is mobile friendly.

May 18


May 18

Political promises and personal attacks rarely meet reality

No one really believes a budget hawk like Rep. Walter Jones is a metaphorical dance partner of an old school, West Coast liberal like Nancy Pelosi. And no one would disagree with broad pledges that usually go unfulfilled.

May 18


May 18

Rep. Boswell files bill to reopen water testing lab in Nags Head

The measure introduced in the North Carolina House of Representatives on Thursday would reopen a lab in Nags Head closed earlier this decade that tests samples from area waters for shellfish sanitation and recreational quality.

May 18


May 17

Rep. Boswell files bill to reopen water testing lab in Nags Head

The measure introduced in the North Carolina House of Representatives on Thursday would reopen a lab in Nags Head closed earlier this decade that tests samples from area waters for shellfish sanitation and recreational quality.

May 17


May 17

Savings Lives Task Force Focus: JoAnn Hummer

One of the problems concerning changes she has seen since being in the Savings Lives Task Force is that the people most likely to abuse drugs are often not likely to be aware of programs such as the Task Force.

May 17


May 17

Video: OBX Association of REALTORS® update from D.C. expo

Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® 2018 President Lori Brooks and 2019 President J-P Peron report from the floor of the National Association of REALTORS® Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington, D.C.

May 17


May 17

Salmonella cases from recalled Hyde Co. eggs grow to 35

Federal officials now say 35 cases of salmonella poisoning dating back to November are blamed on eggs from Rose Acre Farms in Hyde County that were recalled last month.

May 17


May 17

Hands Across The Sand oil drilling protests this Saturday

From Nags Head to Sunset Beach, there are about a dozen events planned on the coast, part of 113 synchronized events across 17 states and seven countries in protest against planned drilling for oil and gas offshore.

May 17


May 16

No injuries reported following house fire in Wanchese

Firefighters were dispatched to the home on Ralph Lane on Roanoke Island at 5:47 p.m. Wednesday. No one was home at the time, and the cause of the fire is still being investigated.

May 16


May 16

Dozens of teachers from area join thousands at rally in Raleigh

Teachers by the dozen from northeastern North Carolina, including at least 35 from Currituck County alone, joined a crowd estimated at 19,000 for a day-long rally outside and inside the General Assembly calling for more education funding.

May 16


May 16

Two grand pianos, one organ, five gifted guys = great music

The Eastern Carolina Concert Society will present Barry Ambrose, Steve Blackstock, Jason Evans, Tommy Midgett and Tim Price in a Keyboard Extravaganza set in the sanctuary of Duck United Methodist Church.

May 16


May 16

John Mark Quidley Sr. of Wanchese, May 13

John Mark spent the last 19 years of his life as a C5-C6 quadriplegic due to a roofing accident. However, that didn’t stop him from accomplishing anything he set his mind to. He was a true inspiration to anyone he met.

May 16