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Daniel Edward DeHaven, Sept. 22

Daniel Edward DeHaven, 45, suddenly went to meet his Lord while doing what he loved -- assisting the Great Bridge Crew Club with early morning practice. Among survivors is his mother, Roberta Pfizenmayer of Southern Shores.

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Boyd Shelton Basnight of Wanchese, Sept. 21

Boyd served his country honorably in the United States Coast Guard. A retired tug boat engineer, he was also a commercial fisherman and excellent carpenter always using his talents for others.

Sep 23


Weeping Radish: Oktoberfest beer, a herald of autumn

Another herald of autumn is Oktoberfest Beer, although recently it seems to be in a race with Pumpkin Spice Latte to be the first fall beverage on the shelf! Whatever happened to delayed gratification?

Sep 23


KDH Library announces summer’s winning readers

A total of 248 children participated in the library's Summer Reading Program, logging 3,687 total days of reading. When we read, we expand our minds, so all of these kids are winners!!

Sep 22


Pitch in to help clean up Dare beaches, communities Saturday

The summer tourists have come and gone, so it's time for the annual Outer Banks Beach Sweep to help keep Dare County’s beaches and community clean.

Sep 22


Mold in COA auditorium leaves Theatre of Dare homeless

Dare County officials have told Theatre of Dare leaders the cost to remediate the problem is prohibitive, and the auditorium in Manteo that has been home for the theater group for 20 years will likely close permanently.

Sep 20


Tickets still available for Lost Colony Wine & Culinary Festival

The Grand Tasting, set for Saturday, Sept. 30, will feature more than 120 wines, a beer garden, wine seminars, and live entertainment. VIP Tickets are already sold out, but general admission tickets are still available.

Sep 19


David Wales Masters of Manteo, Sept. 13

David was a life member of the Nags Head Surf Fishing Club, served as the Tournament Director and was on the board for many years. He volunteered at the Wright Brothers Memorial and later at the Outer Banks Visitor Center.

Sep 19


Donations needed for toy drive, Special Olympics auction

Auction sales will benefit the Dare County Center's Special Olympics Cheerleading Squad, and raise money for the center's annual toy drive.

Sep 19


Curtis Taylor Beasley of Kill Devil Hills, Sept. 15

Curt was blessed with wonderful friends and co-workers from Awful Arthur's, along with many customers he befriended throughout the years. Music was a large part of Curt's life.

Sep 19


William Joseph Perry Jr. of Kill Devil Hills, Sept. 15

William served his country honorably as an Engineman Second Class in the United States Coast Guard. He then captained a tugboat, fished commercially, and became a Cub Master for the Boy Scouts of America. A true sportsman, William loved to hunt and sponsored the National Turkey Federation.

Sep 19


Ronald Morris Foreman of Manns Harbor, Sept. 14

Ronald Morris Foreman, 72, of Manns Harbor, died on Thursday, September 14, 2017, in Brookgreen Gardens, Myrtle Beach, SC. Mr. Foreman was the owner of Nature’s Harmony Nursery.

Sep 18