Stories by Outer Banks Voice

Two new doctors to join Manteo family practice

Facility will also lose physician’s assistant next month By Mark Jurkowitz | Outer Banks Voice In a video message released on July 1, Outer Banks Hospital President Ronnie Sloan announced the pending arrival of two new full-time providers at the Outer Banks Family Medicine Practice in Manteo, where more than 2,400 patients recently learned they could no longer receive care because of a provider shortage. Full story

16 hrs

Dare County considers how to spend 422K from opioid settlement

County will receive $3.4 million over 18 years By Corinne Saunders | Outer Banks Voice During a June 30 meeting of the Saving Lives Task Force, Dare County Health and Human Services (DHHS) Director Sheila Davies presented proposals for how the county can spend about $422,000 it will receive this fiscal year as its share of the $26 billion opioid litigation settlement. Full story

20 hrs

Dare County under Tropical Storm Warning

Tropical Storm Colin unexpectedly developed overnight off the coast of South Carolina and is expected to move along or just inland of the North Carolina coast today (Saturday, July 2, 2022) into Sunday. Full story

22 hrs

Olympic Track Legend Madeline Mims on the Roman Gabriel Show

Roman Gabriel sits down with Team USA Olympic Gold Medalist, and Track and Field Legend Madeline Manning-Mims. Full story

Jul 1

Raiders Hall of Famer Tim Brown Talks Faith and Family

In this interview I had the opportunity to talk to him about his book, The Making of a Man: How Men and Boys Honor God and Live With Integrity, where Tim shares the triumphs, heartbreaks and early struggles of his journey. We also discussed the principles and priorities that made him the man he is today. Full story

Jul 1

Roman Gabriel Show Super Bowl Throwback

The Roman Gabriel Show Radio Program can be heard every Saturday and Sunday at 10:00 am on the Score 98.1 FM. Full story

Jul 1

Dare County Land Transfers

June 17 to June 22, 2022 Full story

Jul 1

What’s Up: July 2022 Skywatching Tips from NASA

What's Up for July? The planets at dawn, the dog days of summer, and the Teapot points to the center of the Milky Way. Full story

Jul 1

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Ocracoke Island Independence Day Celebration

Ocracoke will be celebrating Independence day July 2-5. Full story

Jun 19

Southern Shores removes traffic barricades for holiday

Town acknowledges some traffic mitigation efforts have failed The Town of Southern Shores has announced it will be removing all traffic barricades for the big July 4 holiday weekend. Full story

Jul 1

Pamlico Sound Ferry routes to resume full summer schedules

The N.C. Ferry System’s Swan Quarter-Ocracoke and Cedar Island-Ocracoke ferry routes will be resuming full summer service on Friday after completion of critical dredging in Bigfoot Slough, just outside the Ocracoke-Silver Lake Terminal. Full story

Jun 30

Virginia man died after swimming off Nags Head

A GoFundMe campaign has been started for the family of Jeremy Neil Suess who died on Sunday, June 26 after an accident while swimming in the waters off Nags Head. Full story

Jun 30