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Jan 17

Woodard updates ‘State of Dare County’ at morning gathering

Roaming the room with a wireless microphone and interacting personally with a number of attendees, Woodard brought life to an otherwise mundane topic with humor, poignancy and emotion.

Jan 17


Jan 18

Multi-instrumentalist, award-winner Molly Tuttle to perform

Molly Tuttle, a virtuoso multi-instrumentalist and award-winning songwriter, will be the fourth performance of the 36th season of the Outer Banks Forum for the Lively Arts on Sat., Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m.

Jan 18


Jan 15

Gary Matthew Reynolds of Kitty Hawk, Jan. 12

A lifelong surfer and faithful supporter of the Eastern Surfing Association, as well as an avid fisherman, Gary was known for spinning great fishing tales. Gary spent his career working in the music industry

Jan 15


Jan 16

UPDATE: Was there really an earthquake off Virginia Beach?

Tuesday’s magnitude 4.6 earthquake off the Virginia coast may not have been a true temblor at all. There are no fault lines or tectonic plates near the quake’s epicenter, recorded at 6:30 p.m. 162 miles east of Virginia Beach.

Jan 16


Jan 17

Weed out those winter blues and plan your spring garden

To weed out those blues, start planning your spring garden now with the Library Garden Series presented by the NC State Extension's Dare County Master Gardeners.

Jan 17


Jan 16

All Saints ‘After Dark’ returns with classes to light up the mind

Now in its 10th year, the annual "After Dark" series at All Saints Episcopal Church launches Jan. 28 with 78 classes taught by local professionals for local residents, all for a good cause.

Jan 16


Jan 11

Better Beaches OBX seeking help moving old Christmas trees

Boy Scout Troop 117 as well as many local residents have given the group more than 150 trees so far. Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar and the Islander Motel will continue collecting them through January.

Jan 11


Jan 15

Chorus rehearsals begin Tuesday for spring concert

The Outer Banks Chorus announces its Spring 2019 season with weekly rehearsals beginning Tuesday, January 15, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church, 803 W. Kitty Hawk Road.

Jan 15


Jan 15

Amber Jolliff named hospital’s employee of the month

Switchboard operator Amber Jolliff is The Outer Banks Hospital’s December, 2018 Employee of the Month. Jolliff joined the Outer Banks Hospital in September of 2015 as part of the Environmental Services team.

Jan 15


Jan 15

February food stamp benefits coming early due to shutdown

Due to the federal shutdown, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has instructed states to issue February’s Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) benefits by Sunday, Jan. 20. Benefits would normally be available to families between the third and 21st of February. Once February’s FNS funds are distributed, they will be available for use. Participants should be […]

Jan 15


Jan 15

This year’s crab pot cleanup will deploy 78 watermen

The North Carolina Coastal Federation is set to begin its sixth year of the Lost Fishing Gear Recovery Project this week, when 78 commercial watermen along the coast will set out into the sounds to collect lost crab pots.

Jan 15


Jan 15

Roamer, ambassador of Currituck’s wild mustangs, has died

The stallion's photo is featured on the Corolla Wild Horse Fund's educational billboard erected along U.S. 158 in Coinjock last year. He was also a regular at the fund's "Meet a Mustang" events.

Jan 15