Stories by The Voice

Handee Hugo break-in suspect nabbed in Vance County

Police have charged James Garrett Boggs of Henderson with felony breaking and entering, felony larceny and felony possession of stolen goods in connection with the June 7 incident.

Jun 22


Henderson man sought in break-in at Kitty Hawk Handy Hugo

James Garrett Boggs is wanted for felony breaking and entering , felony farceny and felony possession of stolen goods, in connection with a break-in at the Handee Hugo in Kitty Hawk at N.C. 12 and Ocean Boulevard.

Jun 13


Today’s rip current forecast

Beach Hazards Statement Coastal Hazard Message National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC 1026 AM EDT Sun May 26 2019 …THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR BEACHES FROM DUCK SOUTH TO OCRACOKE…

May 26


State wins federal OK for long-planned Mid-Currituck Bridge

A Record of Decision has been received from the Federal Highway Administration for the Mid-Currituck Bridge, indicating federal approval of the connection between Aydlett on the mainland and Corolla on the Outer Banks.

Mar 8


Waterways panel hears update on new Outer Banks dredge

The new vessel is expected to be a hopper dredge similar to the Army Corps of Engineers’ workhorses Currituck and Murden, both of which have often worked Oregon Inlet, and to a lesser degree, Hatteras Inlet.

Jan 17


Manteo Inn seeks donations for Hurricane Florence relief

The owners of a Manteo inn are collecting donations are working with the Hurricane Aid for Southeastern N.C. and Robeson County Church and Community Center on relief efforts.

Sep 17


Currituck hires assistant as likely successor to county manager

Ben Stikeleather, currently the Strategic Planning and Communications Manager for Iredell County, will start his new job with Currituck on October 1. He has worked the last 12 years in the northernmost suburbs of Charlotte.

Sep 8


Theatre of Dare’s 2018-19 season tickets on sale now

Theatre of Dare’s 2018-2019 season tickets are on sale now, and if you make your purchase before Labor Day, you can get tickets for all four shows for $40, a 20 percent discount over buying the tickets individually.

Sep 2


Coast Guard assists Hatteras charter boat taking on water

Coast Guard helicopter and boat crews helped eight people on oboard the Good Times after they ran in to trouble Thursday about 30 miles southeast of Hatteras Inlet. The charter boat safely made it back to shore for repairs.

Aug 10


Dare County Employee of the Month for July: Shawn Hughes

Shawn Hughes, fleet maintenance supervisor with the Public Works department, is the Dare County Employee of the Month for July 2018. He began working as a mechanic in the Fleet Maintenance Division in June 1996.

Jul 31


State officials advise against swimming in local waters

State recreational water quality officials are advising the public to avoid swimming in coastal waters in Dare and Currituck counties due to high rainfall and flooding that could lead to excessive bacteria.

Jul 25


Video: Highlights from Dare commissioners July 16 meeting

The board honored a pair of local businesses, approved a resolution opening the way for a federal grant to pay for multi-use paths and a tram system in Hatteras, and finalized an agreement with a new contractor to haul away storm debris.

Jul 18