Stories by Rob Morris

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Many residents may be at risk of losing their home during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) has a helpful guide, “Protect Your Investment: A Guide…

May 13


How to Build Resilience During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Outer Banks Hospital The coronavirus has created an intensely stressful environment, requiring everyone to confront unprecedented unknowns and deal with major changes to their way of life—from healthcare professionals…

Apr 16


Project Glam seeking donations of prom attire and accessories for girls and guys

Project Glam Girls will be held March 5-7, 2020 The 6th Annual Project Glam Girls is proud to announce that the boutique will be open again this year, thanks to…

Jan 30


BENEFIT FOR MANTEO RESIDENT SHANE MILES
Feb. 22: Outer Banks Running Club to host Shane’s Cupcake 5K

It’s time to break a sweat and enjoy some sweets, all in support of a great community partner. Runners and walkers of all experience levels are encouraged to sign up…

Feb 5


First Bank supports Happy Holidays with Local Angel Gift Program Fundraiser

 Maintaining its commitment to local communities across the Carolinas, the First Bank branch in Kill Devil Hills is once again participating in the Outer Banks Woman’s Club Angel Gift Program.

Dec 19


What’s Your “New Day’s” Resolution?

The Outer Banks Hospital’s Center for Healthy Living Many of us have great intentions for the new year. Resolutions with lofty goals around weight loss, smoking cessation, and increased exercise…

Nov 2


Outer Banks Mom: The OBX Kid-Citizen of Hurricane Dorian

You don’t need to be searching for signs of togetherness and community around here this week. It’s clear that the Outer Banks is tightly knit and neighbors are often more…

Sep 6


Staying One Step Ahead of a Cancer Diagnosis

Because The Outer Banks Hospital (TOBH) has proven its ability to solve complex community health challenges, the Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) and Pfizer have awarded a grant that…

Aug 27


Outer Banks Mom: Date like you’re on vacation

It’s been kind of quiet around the Outer Banks Mom blog lately. The quietness is partially because it’s “busy season” around here. As a business owner, I hit the ground…

Aug 6


OBX Hospital: Creating opportunity in our community

The Outer Banks Hospital is committed to supporting local students in their pursuit of rewarding careers. So the hospital created a scholarship for students enrolled in College of The Albemarle’s Surgical Technology Program.

Jul 9


Outer Banks Mom: Wanda’s Monster and Manteo memories

A morning off with my kids in the Summer is a very rare occurrence, but when it does happen, we always try to make the most of the time. This week we headed to Roanoke Island to check out Wanda’s Monster and made a full morning of it in Manteo.

Jul 3


Simon Paul Aycock Jr., formerly of Southern Shores, June 27

Paul was an avid fisherman and was known by the fishing skills he had. He was also known as the “Fish Whisperer.” To all his friends: Paul loved you very much, and we hope you loved him too.

Jun 30