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Betty Aleen Denby of Chesapeake, February 25

Betty Aleen Evans Denby, age 74, of Goldcrest Dr., Chesapeake, VA died Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Sentara Leigh Hospital, Norfolk, VA.  Born in Portsmouth, VA on October 6, 1946…

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Scarlett Lucille Riggs, February 25

Scarlett Lucille Riggs, infant, died Thursday, February 25, 2021 at her South Mills residence surrounded by her family.  The beloved daughter of Aaron McKinley Riggs and Candace Bernice Rohde, Scarlett…

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Current TV with the Town of Duck honor African-American Icon John Henry Bias

 Current TV, in partnership with the Town of Duck, is honoring an Eastern North Carolina icon, John Henry Bias, with a video release to celebrate Black History Month. Born…

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Elizabeth Vandegrift Cox of Elizabeth City, February 25

Elizabeth Vandegrift Cox, 92, of Savin Rd., Elizabeth City, NC died peacefully at her son’s home in Elizabeth City on February 25, 2021.  A native of Currituck County, she was…

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Routine Inspection of Marc Basnight Bridge to Begin March 1

NCDOT Contractors for the N.C. Department of Transportation are planning to conduct a routine condition inspection of the Marc Basnight Bridge from March 1-18. During the process, one lane of the…

Feb 25


NCDOT Conducts First Bridge Inspection Using Drone

NCDOT The N.C. Department of Transportation has another new tool to help make our roadways safer: Drones. This week, the Marc Basnight Bridge over Oregon Inlet became the first bridge…

Feb 25


Joan B. Karl of Moyock, February 21

Joan Bryant Bumpus Karl, age 82, formerly of Moyock, NC went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Chesapeake Place Assisted Living.  Born on May 7,…

Feb 25


Edenton students explore ocean currents during a virtual field trip to Jennette’s Pier

Students at D.F. Walker Elementary School in Edenton enjoy a virtual field trip thanks for the NC Aquarium Scholars program. They were exploring ocean currents and plankton in a program…

Feb 25


Anitra M. Price of Avon, February 23

Anitra M. Price of Avon died February 23, 2021 in Ahoskie, NC. She was 72. Her husband Ronnie Price preceded her in death in 2015. Mrs. Price leaves behind one…

Feb 24


Gwendolyn Hopkins Heath of Manteo, February 23

Gwendolyn Hopkins Heath, 88, of Manteo, NC died Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Born in Winston Salem, NC on September 8, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Lora Ella…

Feb 24


Rotary Rollin’ to Fight Hunger

The First Flight Rotary Club is hosting a Rotary Rollin’ to Fight Hunger event on Friday, March 19, 2021 from 11:30 am-1:30 pm. The community is invited to drive through…

Feb 24


Cape Hatteras United Methodist Men receives Community Foundation 2020 Champions Award

 Outer Banks Community Foundation Help us honor and thank 2020 Community Foundation Champions! Cape Hatteras United Methodist Men, one of the Community Foundation’s 2020 Champion Award recipients, is a…

Feb 24