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Jan 2

Denying carnival was the right call

Use of the publicly owned Windmill Point property by a carnival company would create unfair competition for local businesses.

Jan 2


Dec 15

Dare tourism board deep sixes carnival proposal

Tourism officials turned down a bid for a summer carnival after hearing concerns from nearby businesses about parking, restrooms and unfair competition. full story »

Dec 15


Nov 20

Windmills rise at Dare County school campuses

After almost a year of planning, a 67-foot Skystream wind turbine was installed on the First Flight Schools campus earlier this month. It was the first of three on school campuses. full story »

Nov 20


Nov 17

Carnival could be returning for an eight-week run

After a wildly successful five-day run for Nags Head's 50th birthday, a carnival might return to the soundfront Windmill Point site for two months next summer. full story »

Nov 17


Nov 6

New business prompts discussion on jet-ski traffic

Plans for a new watercraft rental business in Nags Head recently led to a wider discussion on just how much jet ski traffic the Roanoke Sound can handle. full story »

Nov 6


Aug 9

On opposite coasts, partners discover brewing art

From Peace Corps to the Outer Banks Second of three parts Just down the street from Eric Reece’s Berkeley residence was a microbrewer called Bison Brewing, one of the “seminal…

Aug 9


Jun 17

This was a carnival atmosphere we all could enjoy

When all is said and done, the carnival wrapping up Nags Head's 50th birthday demonstrates the need for more family activities on our beach. full story »

Jun 17


Jun 15

Nags Head community information exchange

Excerpts from police chief Kevin Brinkley’s latest information exchange report: The Nags Head Police Department is still getting reports of vehicle break-ins in several areas of town. Vehicles have recently…

Jun 15


Jun 13

Nags Head’s 50th birthday bash starts today

Nag's Head's 50th anniversary celebration gets under way at the old Windmill Point site today for a week's worth of fun, highlighted by a sound-side carnival. full story in the Outer Banks Sentinel »

Jun 13


Jun 5

Where to get your Nags Head 50th souvenirs

As the Town of Nags Head nears the culmination of its 50th Anniversary celebration, we want to remind our readers of the many souvenir items for sale at Town Hall and various…

Jun 5


Jun 5

Golf tourney to be part of Nags Head birthday bash

June marks the culmination of Nags Head’s 50th Anniversary celebration. On the calendar is a carnival at the old Windmill Point restaurant location, a gala dance at the new Jeanette’s…

Jun 5


May 4

Barge in sound is a possibility for fireworks

After disappointing residents and visitors last year, Nags Head has launched an effort to renew a tradition of fireworks on the Fourth of July. full story »

May 4