Linda M. Cain, Author at The Coastland Times


Currituck commissioners to review policy after Steinburg deal

Currituck County recently committed $50,000 to a company owned by state Rep. Bob Steinburg to sponsor a basketball tournament this fall – a deal the ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Wednesday, August 8, 2018 8:27 am


Library timeline highlights Currituck’s 350 years

Did you know there was once greyhound then NASCAR racing at the same track in Moyock? Did you know that the Corolla Chapel, that was ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Wednesday, July 18, 2018 4:54 pm


School lunch costs increasing in Currituck

When the new school year begins this fall, two increases will begin as well – the cost of school lunches, and the length of the ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Thursday, July 12, 2018 8:30 am


Distillery, cosmetic tattooing approved for Currituck

Currituck has its own wineries and beer brewery and now plans are in the works to bring a craft distillery to the county as well. ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Tuesday, June 26, 2018 1:38 pm


Currituck’s new board aimed at improving veteran services

No veteran in Currituck County should have to fight with the Veteran’s Administration for services. That’s the idea behind a new initiative gearing up in ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Monday, June 25, 2018 12:09 pm


No tax increase, but trash bills going up in Currituck

For most folks, the most meaningful part of a county budget is whether or not their property taxes are going up. Understandably so, since that ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Wednesday, June 13, 2018 9:01 pm


Currituck Sheriff Susan Johnson retires this week after 18 years  

Currituck County Sheriff Susan Johnson has decided to retire early, at the end of this week in fact, saying “it’s time to go home and enjoy ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 1:26 pm


Mid-Currituck Bridge project moving forward, slowly

In a project spanning decades, work continues on plans for the Mid-Currituck bridge project linking the mainland to the northern Outer Banks. Jerry Jennings, the ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Friday, May 18, 2018 11:00 am


Talk of unified government resurfaces in Currituck 

The idea of a unified government is not a new one. But, when it came up the first time in 2005 it proved not to ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 1:21 pm


Commissioners question Corolla Wild Horse Fund allocation

The Corolla Wild Horse Fund was on the Currituck Board of Commissioners’ agenda for the final meeting of April for a use permit to allow ... Read more

by Linda M. Cain, Tuesday, May 8, 2018 7:18 am

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