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Process underway to restore and rehab Cape Hatteras lighthouse

Two lightly attended meetings spelled out the alternatives under consideration for restoration and rehabilitation of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Thursday, October 14, 2021 8:27 am

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Dare commissioners act on financing

On Oct. 4, Dare County commissioners approved several financial moves on itemized and consent agendas. In 2020, Dare County created a Master Trust Agreement for ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Wednesday, October 13, 2021 7:47 am

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Community mourns death of Virginia Simmons Tillett

Virginia Simmons Tillett, educator, community leader and longtime Dare County elected official, died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. For over 30 years, she served Dare County, ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Monday, October 11, 2021 1:47 pm

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NC 12 group looks at Avon-Buxton, meeting again Thursday

A committee pulled together by Dare County continues its search for long-range alternatives for keeping access on NC 12 on Hatteras and Ocracoke islands. The ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Sunday, October 10, 2021 5:35 pm

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Dare commissioners approve new fish house; set hearings on food trucks, buffers

Dare County commissioners took up three planning items on Monday, October 4, approving a special use permit for a new fish house in Hatteras village ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Sunday, October 10, 2021 4:52 pm

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One person killed, others injured in Currituck wreck

In Currituck County on U.S. 158, a Nags Head woman died in a three-car wreck on Oct. 6, 2021. The incident happened just north of ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Friday, October 8, 2021 7:00 pm

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Saving Lives Task Force updated on mobile crisis calls, prescription opioid use

In 2020, mobile crisis teams responded 106 times to Dare County folks calling for help with a mental or substance use crisis. Keith Hamm delivered ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Thursday, October 7, 2021 3:54 pm

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Dare County recycling program issues continue

At the Sept. 20 Board of Commissioners meeting, county manager Robert L. Outten announced the county was continuing to have issues in the public works ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Sunday, October 3, 2021 11:30 am

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Tyrrell commissioners oppose NCDOT proposal to remove Fonsoe Street Bridge

The Tyrrell County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Tuesday, Sept. 21 to adamantly oppose the removal of Fonsoe Street Bridge. NCDOT is proposing to ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Thursday, September 30, 2021 8:25 am

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Dare commissioners hear presentation, hold two public hearings

September is World Alzheimer’s Month. The international program established the theme for 2021: “Together we can ensure no one faces dementia alone.” Dare’s Board of ... Read more

by Mary Helen Goodloe-Murphy, Wednesday, September 29, 2021 3:02 pm

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