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Community Calendar, May 27 through May 29

MONDAY, May 27, 2019. Memorial Day: Memorial Day Ceremonies: The public is invited to attend to honor and remember family members, friends, and fellow citizens who have given the ultimate sacrifice in service to the United States of America.

9 a.m. Southern Shores Cemetery, Dogwood Trail, beyond Kitty Hawk Elementary School and Duck Woods Country Club.

10 a.m. Hatteras United Methodist Church, 57665 NC 12, Hatteras village

10 a.m. Austin Cemetery, Kitty Hawk Rd., Kitty Hawk.

11 a.m. U.S. Air Force Veteran Todd Krafft, keynote speaker. Nags Head Town Municipal Complex, 5401 S. Croatan Highway (Mile Post 14), Nags Head.

11 a.m. – Manteo Cemetery (Cemetery Rd., Manteo)

11:30 a.m. Dare County Veterans Memorial, next to Dare County Arts Council, 300 Queen Elizabeth Ave., Manteo

12:30 p.m. Veterans Monument, Veterans Drive, Kill Devil Hills. Invited to attend are fire departments, EMS, Sheriff deputies, Kill Devil Hills Police.

Concert on the Green. Duck. 6 to 7 p.m. Summer Kick-Off Concert with Second Marine Aircraft Wing Band from Marine Corps Air Base, Cherry Point. Free. Bring chairs, picnics and family from a familiar playlist.


MONDAY, May 27

8th Annual Shorebreak & Tide Pool Run. Beach Klub, 41027 NC 12, Avon. 8 a.m. 5 K, $40; 9 a.m. Fun Run, half mile, $10. Online registration at RunSignUp.com closes Friday, May 24 at Midnight. After May 24, register at Kinnakeet Clay Studio & Showroom, Avon, during packet pick up and on-site the morning of the race. Benefits Hatteras Island Youth Education Foundation.

Rip Currents and Beach Hazards Information. 9:30 a.m. Hatteras Island Rescue Squad, 48310 NC 12, Buxton. Station 35. Free. Beach safety program for all ages.

Rock The Cape Festival. Celebrate the artistic community on Hatteras Island at the Island Art Show. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rodanthe-Waves-Salvo Community Building and Grounds, 23646 NC 12, Rodanthe. Art and crafts for show and sale. Live music. RockTheCapeOBX.com

American Red Cross Blood Drive. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pasquotank Ruritan Club, 2213 Main Street Extended, Elizabeth City.

Outer Banks Shag Dance Club meets every Monday, 6 to 9 p.m., at Duck Woods Country Club, 50 South Dogwood Trail, Southern Shores. New members welcome. For information, obxshagclub.com.

AL-ANON. 7 p.m. Unitarian Church, Kitty Hawk, corner of Kitty Hawk Rd. and Herbert Perry Rd., 831 Herbert Perry Rd. Open Meeting.



Yoga on the Lawn. 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Dowdy Park, 3005. S. Croatan Hwy., Nags Head

Through Sept. 24

SCORE, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce, 101 Town Hall Dr., Kill Devil Hills. For information, call (252) 256-9717.

American Legion Post 26. Noon. 302 Lake Drive, Kill Devil Hills.

North Banks Rotary Club. 1 p.m. Luncheon meeting. The Ramada Plaza Oceanfront, 1701 S. Virginia Dare Trail, Kill Devil Hills. Visitors RSVP to nbanksrotary@gmail.com

Tyrrell County Mobile Food Pantry. 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Tyrrell Meeting Hall or across from Wilco Hess, 883 U.S. 64E, Columbia

BINGO, First Flight Lions Club. 2706 N. Croatan Hwy., Kill Devil Hills. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 7 p.m.



Wellness Camp. 7 a.m. Ocean Bay Blvd. Beach Access at MP 8, Kill Devil Hills. The Outer Banks Hospital sponsors.

American Red Cross Blood Drive. 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. First Flight High School, Kill Devil Hills.

Secotan Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hwy. 345, 2.5 miles south of Hwy. 64 intersection on way to Wanchese.

Stroke Awareness Lunch & Learn. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian St., Kill Devil Hills.

BINGO. Colington Volunteer Fire Dept., 108 Schoolhouse Rd., Colington. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games begin at 6:30 p.m.



Memorial Day weekend: Enjoy the Cape Hatteras National Seashore

‘Christmas Every Day – The Wonderful Life of Eddie Greene’ premieres in Manteo


Large outdoor venues will be allowed to open at 7% in North Carolina


NC 12 reopening pushed back to Wednesday afternoon


Sections of NC 12 remains closed, Hatteras-Ocracoke ferry service suspended


Sen. Tillis: Trump to extend offshore drilling moratorium to North Carolina


Manteo hires deputy town clerk


Kill Devil Hills commissioners approve new land use plan


Hall named to Currituck Chamber board


Cape Hatteras National Seashore posts beach conditions update for Monday morning


NCDOT expects parts of NC 12 to remain closed through Tuesday afternoon


North Carolina’s unemployment rate falls to nearly half of lockdown’s peak


Arrest made in Saturday shooting on Knotts Island


NC 12 on Hatteras Island to reopen at 5 p.m., NCDOT advises ‘extreme caution’


NC 12 on Ocracoke back open, ferry service resumes


Overwash causes closure of parts of NC 12 on Hatteras and Ocracoke


Running out of storm names, Atlantic season goes Greek


Regional COVID-19 case count update


Permit for water treatment system issued for Chemours site


Duck Town Council reviews promotions and contracts


Mascot name change presentation brought to Dare Board of Education


Dare County warns about coastal flooding and NC 12 impact


Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative linemen travel to Alabama to assist with Hurricane Sally damage


UPDATED: Body found in Virginia believed to be missing North Carolina man, suspect charged


NCDOT: Bigfoot Slough dredging tentatively scheduled for next week


Cooper: North Carolina can elementary schools move to Plan A in October