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Grace Waters takes the win! OBX Got Talent winner announced at finale event

Grace Waters, 23, of Kill Devil Hills, was named the winner of the inaugural OBX Got Talent at ...

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Letter to the Editor: Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce asks officials to find solution for Buxton beach contamination

April 1, 2024 RE: Buxton Beach Contamination Office of Thom Tillis, US Senator Office Ted Budd, US Senator ...


Manteo budget outlined at workshop

Manteo commissioners heard “grim” revenue projections for the town’s 2025 fiscal year budget at a mid-March meeting. Property ...



Commissioners discuss Buxton beach, housing; special meeting set for Tuesday

At the opening of the April 2, 2024 Dare County Board of Commissioners meeting, Chairman Robert L. Woodard ...

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Op-Ed: Friends of Jockey’s Ridge supports AEC designation for Jockey’s Ridge, requests community support

Submitted by Friends of Jockey’s Ridge Friends of Jockey’s Ridge Supports the Area of Environmental Concern designation (AEC) ...



Get ‘hooked’ on Jan Dawson’s second Hatteras Island novel

Hatteras Island local Jan Dawson has released her second novel, Hooked on You, just in time for red ...



Celebrating 35 years of Artrageous

The Outer Banks community is invited to attend the 35th Annual Artrageous Kids Art Festival, which will be ...



One on One: Telling it true in 1964 and today

By D.G. Martin “Tell It True” is a book that takes you back in time to 1964 during ...

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Hyde County Educational Foundation awarded Outer Banks Community Foundation grant

The Hyde County Educational Foundation has announced it has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Outer Banks ...



Manteo Middle School band delivers superior performances at competition

The Manteo Middle School band, under the direction of d’Andrea Hinkle, was one of more than 40 eastern ...

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You Decide: Can homeownership be made more affordable?

By Mike Walden Traditionally, one of the ways to accumulate wealth was to buy a home. Indeed, owning ...

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Outer Banks Gospel Bluegrass Band to perform at Saturday fundraiser

Powells Point Baptist Church will host the Outer Banks Gospel Bluegrass Band on April 6, 2024 to raise ...



Flags at half-staff to honor North Carolina fire captain

It was announced around 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 1, 2024 that Governor Roy Cooper ordered all U.S. ...



Ashley Basnight honored with Outstanding Professional Award by NCCDA

Ashley Basnight, career development coordinator at First Flight Middle School, was awarded the Outstanding Professional Award at the ...



Nighthawks lacrosse has strong start

With emotional momentum on their side, First Flight’s varsity lacrosse team easily up-ended visiting Kellam 17 goals to 7 last ...

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore presentation details Buxton Beach Access petroleum contamination, remnant infrastructure

Close to 100 people showed up to hear Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent David Hallac report on Buxton ...

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Dare Housing Task Force covers ground in two meetings

Two times now the Dare County Housing Task Force has gathered in a smallish meeting room on the ...

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Dare County Housing Task Force mission statement

The mission statement of the Dare County Housing Task Force, adopted unanimously on March 19, 2024, is: “To ...

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Dare County Housing Task Force members

Members of the Dare County Housing Task Force are: Bob Woodard, Chairman, Dare County Board of Commissioners Bobby ...

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Dare Arts seeks entries for 27th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show

Dare Arts has announced a call for entry for the 27th Annual Mollie Fearing Memorial Art Show, which will open ...