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Cape Hatteras Secondary School Art Teacher Justin Paxton is Dare County Schools Teacher of the Year 2019-2020

Dare County Schools  |  Video produced by CURRENT TV Justin Paxton is more than just the Cape Hatteras Secondary School Art Teacher. He is also the District Teacher of the…

Feb 17


Large item pick‐up for residential customers in Manteo (outside of town limits) is Tuesday, Feb. 18

 The Dare County Sanitation Department will be conducting a large item pick‐up for residential customers. The pick-up schedule for Manteo, North Carolina (outside of town limits) will be Tuesday, February 18,…

Feb 16


Ocracoke debris removal extended to February 29

Hyde County will extend the collection of Hurricane Dorian roadside debris removal in Ocracoke Island until February 29. This action is being taken to aid in the demolition and tear…

Feb 14


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 16


Outer Banks Tennis Association raises $11K for Dare Hospice

The 17th Annual Outer Banks Charity Classic tennis tournament was held September 13-15, 2019 at Westside Athletic Club in Powells Point, NC. The event was facilitated  by the Outer Banks…

Feb 14


March 11: Dare County Town Hall Conversations on Medication Supported Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

Dare County  |  Saving Lives Task Force The Saving Lives Task Force will host a town hall event on medication supported treatment on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 from 5:30- 8:00pm…

Feb 14


FFHS Senior presented Mayor’s Achievement Award

Joseph Lewis, a senior at First Flight High School was recognized by the Board of Commissioners at its February 12 meeting for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, which is…

Feb 14


Dare County seeks much-needed foster parents

In an effort to recruit new foster parents, Dare County will begin offering a 10-week training and informational class that begins in about a month, on March 16. The goal…

Feb 13


Re-paving project in South Nags Head to start Feb. 17

Town of Nags Head, NC The NC Department of Transportation hopes to begin a re-paving project on S. Old Oregon Inlet Rd./SR 1243 from Whalebone Junction south to the end…

Feb 13


Keep It Clean – 2020 Economic Summit

Join the Outer Banks Chamber for a North Carolina Clean Energy Outlook The Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce together with event sponsors TowneBank/Towne Insurance, The Outer Banks Hospital and Dominion…

Feb 13


Ferry System to Resume Three-Boat Schedule on Pamlico Sound Feb. 13

NCDOT The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division will resume a three-boat schedule on Pamlico Sound Feb. 13. The new schedule will be as follows: Ocracoke to Cedar Island:  7:30…

Feb 13


March 15: Kelly’s 31st Annual Parade has four-footed theme

(Kelly Management Group) The restaurant may be closed but the parade must go on. Mike Kelly’s 31st Annual St. Patrick’s Parade kicks off on Sunday March 15 at 1 p.m.…

Feb 14