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Sherwood D. Johnson, Jr. of Powells Point, January 26

Sherwood Dorsey Johnson, Jr., age 78, of Powells Point, NC died on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at his home.  He was born in Norfolk, VA on March 13, 1943 to the late… Full story

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Elizabeth S. Lewis of Currituck County, January 28

Elizabeth Sherman Lewis passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, January 28, 2022.  Elizabeth was a resident of Currituck County, NC since 1983.  She was a dedicated member of Saint Luke’s… Full story

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Windsor Mather Jacques of Frisco, January 24

Windsor Mather Jacques passed away January 24, 2022 in Dare County, NC after a courageous and arduous battle with cancer.  Windsor was born August 27, 1936 in New London, Connecticut to William… Full story

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Michael “Mike” Herbert Coder of Kitty Hawk, January 26

Michael “Mike” Herbert Coder, 61, of Kitty Hawk, NC, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at N.C. Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill, NC, with his loving and devoted wife of… Full story

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Julius Fabian of Kill Devil Hills, January 26

Julius Fabian, 87, passed away peacefully at his Kill Devil Hills, NC residence January 26, 2022. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 50 years- Livia; his beloved parents,… Full story

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Barbara B. Spence of Elizabeth City, January 25

Barbara Bliven Spence, age 91, of Elizabeth City, NC died peacefully on Tuesday, January 25, 2022. Born in Newport, RI on July 21, 1930, to the late William “Gidgie” Bliven and Lydia… Full story

Jan 26


Constance Gray Bradford of Elizabeth City, January 23

Constance “Connie” Gray Bradford went to join our Lord January 23, 2022. Connie was born on February 19, 1938, in the village of Kinnakeet (Avon, NC). She was the daughter of the… Full story

Jan 25


Charles Michael Herring

Mike…. Fella…..Moose…. Big Mike…. Coach…. Dad….G-Poppy….. so many names, and they only tell a small part of a big life of a man who filled all these roles for so many people.… Full story

Jan 25


February 5
Celebrate Winter at The North Carolina Aquarium On Roanoke Island

UPDATE: Our Winter Carnival scheduled for this Saturday, January 29, has been postponed to Saturday, February 5 from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Full story

Jan 24


Mona “Lisa” Lazo Burd of Grandy, January 20

Mona “Lisa” Burd, 67 of Grandy, NC passed from this life on January 20, 2022, with her husband and her two children by her side.  She was born January 20, 1955, in… Full story

Jan 25


Marta Martinez is Hotline Volunteer of the Month

The January 2022 Hotline Volunteer of the Month is Marta Martinez, the longest-serving and most dedicated volunteer of 25 years in our Hatteras Island thrift store. Marta was nominated by her manager,… Full story

Jan 25


February 16 at Noon
History for Lunch: Memories of the Currituck Outer Banks:  As Told by Ernie Bowden

The Museum of the Albemarle in Elizabeth City will host our second monthly History for Lunch on Wednesday, February 16, 2022, at 12 p.m.  Aided by author Clark Twiddy, president of Twiddy & Company, Ernie Bowden recounts the tales of a unique life spent on the Currituck Outer Banks that give readers memories to be shared from one generation to the next. Full story

Jan 26