Stories by Outer Banks Voice

Study says NC is #1 in vaccinating those 65 and up

The national health non-profit Kaiser Family Foundation issued an analysis on Feb. 26 concluding that among the 21 states and District of Columbia that report vaccination data for those 65…

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About 14K doses given in Dare, nearly 11K in Currituck

The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) administered about 600 doses of COVID vaccine at a Feb. 26 clinic in Kill Devil Hills. It also reported that…

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We’re off to see the Wizard at Pioneer Theater!

Pioneer Theatre Manteo, NC Now showing at the Pioneer Theater- The Wizard of Oz, starring Judy Garland. This feature will play nightly, at 7pm, through Thursday 3/11. Movie Theater showing…

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Sign her up!

FirstFlightAthletics Congratulations to Bri Wilson who signed her swimming Letter of Intent to Chowan today! “We are so proud of Bri Wilson!  She is a two time Conference Swimmer of…

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What you need to know as Dare schools re-open

Farrelly ‘highly confident’ classrooms will remain open (Dare County Schools) The following information was emailed by Dare County Schools Superintendent John Farrelly to prepare Dare County school families for the…

Feb 25


Dare County reports 14th COVID death

The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services reported on Feb. 25 that one more resident of the county, someone who had been hospitalized with COVID-19, has succumbed to…

Feb 25


Dare County Airport to get $2.7M for improvements

(North Carolina Department of Transportation) The North Carolina Board of Transportation has approved a $2.7 million grant for the Dare County Regional Airport as part of almost $10 million in…

Feb 25


The March Courthouse Sessions

Dare County Arts Council With support from the Town of Manteo, Manteo Rotary Club, and Kitty Hawk Kites, The Courthouse Sessions, our live streaming virtual music series, continues. Tune in…

Feb 25


Virtual Rodanthe Bridge Project Update to be held March 4

State transportation officials are inviting local residents and other interested parties to a virtual information meeting March 4 on the ongoing Rodanthe “Jug Handle” Bridge project. The bridge, which is…

Feb 25


KDH road closure EXTENDED: Wrightsville Boulevard and E. Martin Street

Town of Kill Devil Hills Road closure EXTENDED through Thursday, Feb. 25 at 2 pm The Town of Kill Devil Hills will have a temporary road closure beginning at 8:00…

Feb 24


Cooper eases a number of COVID restrictions

Curfew lifted, bars can open indoors Noting that “today’s action is a show of confidence and trust,” after a period of “significant and sustained improvement” in the state’s COVID-19 trends,…

Feb 24


Dare County Land Transfers

February 11 – February 17, 2021

Feb 24