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Liftoff!

  Liftoff! 🚀 @northropgrumman’s #Antares rocket launched from @NASA_Wallops in Virginia at 3:21pm ET. Now heading to @Space_Station, the #Cygnus cargo vehicle will deliver thousands of pounds of @ISS_Research: https://t.co/5x0YqAx0T8…

Feb 15


KDH considers makeover for Meekins Field

  Meekins Field – one of Dare County’s first recreational facilities that dates back to the mid 1980s – may be in store for a facelift if the Town of…

Feb 14


Man arrested in Powells Point for assault with deadly weapon

(Pasquotank County Sheriff) On Thursday, Feb. 13, The Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Office, along with the assistance of the Currituck County Sheriff’s Office, Elizabeth City Police Department, and the U. S.…

Feb 13


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


Coast Guard suspends search off Wilmington coast

(U.S. Coast Guard) The Coast Guard suspended its search on Thursday, Feb. 13, two days after an unregistered emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) alert led responders to debris approximately…

Feb 13


Hyde County to receive $2.08 million from Golden LEAF

By Connie Leinbach | Ocracoke Observer Hyde County will receive $2.08 million in grant money from the Golden LEAF Foundation for Hurricane Dorian repairs. The awards are part of a…

Feb 13


At Kmart, a nostalgic walk through the aisles

I wasn’t expecting to feel the way I did when I walked into the Kmart in Kill Devil Hills the other evening. After all, I was only running an errand…

Feb 12


Hit-and-run suspect found with drugs, stolen gun

(Dare County Sheriff) On Feb. 8, at approximately 10:00 p.m., the Dare County Sheriff’s Office A-District responded to a hit-and-run in the area of Marshy Ridge in Colington. A vehicle…

Feb 12


Update on the eagle: “Better by the hour!”

(Hatteras Island Wildlife Rehabilitation) Update on Feb. 13  More good news as Hatteras Wildlife Rehabilitation announced on the night of Feb. 12 that the eagle is now on the way…

Feb 12


Coast Guard search underway off Wilmington, NC

(U.S. Coast Guard) The Coast Guard reports that it is searching for a possible missing vessel after being alerted by an unregistered emergency position indicating radio beacon (EPIRB) and after…

Feb 11


NCDOT using sandbags to protect NC12 on Ocracoke

No major traffic impact anticipated   NCDOT The N.C. Department of Transportation Wednesday will begin placing additional sand and sandbags along portions of N.C. 12 on Ocracoke Island. The project…

Feb 11


Colington Rd. traffic stop nabs Ohio fugitive

(Dare County Sherriff) On Feb. 2, 2020, a Dare County Sheriff’s Office Deputy from the A-District conducted a traffic stop near Town Hall Drive on Colington Rd.  That stop led to…

Feb 11