Kitty Hawk, NC News - OBX Connection News Feed
Bill Harris, former Kitty Hawk mayor, NPS leader, diesPublished: 3/20/2017
The Outer Banks VoiceIn lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The First Flight Society, PO Box 1903, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949, or Kitty Hawk Fire Dept., PO Box 549, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949. Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements.
Washington news in briefPublished: 3/26/2017
Arkansas OnlineThe site was originally named after one of the Wright brothers -- Wilbur Wright, who died in 1912 in Dayton -- nine years after their famous flight at Kitty Hawk, N.C. Patterson refers to Lt. Frank S. Patterson, a pilot with the Army Air Corps, who ...and more »
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
Rachel 'Raye' Trent Tabb, 98, retired nurse with York County School DivisionPublished: 3/21/2017
Williamsburg Yorktown DailyShe is survived by her children, John M. Tabb Jr. (Toni), of Moyock, N.C., and William Tabb (Vanessa Watson) of Kitty Hawk, N.C., Ann Perkins (Harvey) of Yorktown, Va., Elizabeth Kitts of Lakewood, Colo., and Peggy Tabb (Scott Richardson) of ...and more »
Culture Corner, A Guide to the Museums of TacomaPublished: 3/9/2017
Tacoma Weekly17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk, N.C., the Wright Flyer became the first powered, heavier–than-air machine to achieve a controlled, sustained flight with a pilot aboard. With Orville Wright as pilot, the airplane took off from a launching rail and flew for 12 ...
Duck Donuts coming to RoanokePublished: 3/16/2017
WSLSThe company, which opened its first store in Kitty Hawk, N.C. in 2007, is planning to open a shop on Electric Road in the Promenade Park Shopping Center (3564 Electric Road, Unit 18, Roanoke, VA 24018). Duck Donuts sells made-to-order donuts, allowing ...and more »
East Bay Times
West Coast connection to early aviationPublished: 3/15/2017
East Bay TimesAttention has been erroneously but understandably dominated by the Wright brothers and Kitty Hawk, N.C., according to Harwood. Indeed, Montgomery's experiments with controlling heavier-than-air craft began in the 1880s, a good 20 years prior to the ...
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