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Storm spawns offshore waterspout, tree damage in Tyrrell
Published: 5/23/2017
The Outer Banks Voice

No damage was reported, but the thunderstorm did spawn a waterspout that formed offshore of South Nags Head about halfway between Jennette's Pier and Outer Banks Pier around 6:30 p.m.. Some tree and crop damage happened earlier from the same ...

Big dredge arrives off Duck to start nourishment project
Published: 5/23/2017
The Outer Banks Voice

The first sand flowed at Widgeon Drive. (Julien Devisse, Coastal Planning and Engineering) Below, the 315-foot Liberty Island. (Great Lakes). After more than 5 years of planning, a massive project to widen the beach in four towns started overnight in ...

Outer Banks Restaurant Association spotlight on: TRiO
Published: 5/17/2017
The Outer Banks Voice

This is the first in a regular series of profiles submitted by restaurants that are members of the Outer Banks Restaurant Association. We are proud to be working with the association. Their input was instrumental in helping launch the new OBX Voice ...

Navy investigating tabletop-sized disks of compressed trash littering Outer Banks beaches
Published: 5/17/2017

Trash does not usually make it to the top deck where it could fall overboard, Brown acknowledged, but he could not speculate on how the disks wound up on the Outer Banks beaches. β€œThe Navy is investigating,” Brown said. A Navy crew is coming to ...
Navy investigating compacted trash disks found on Outer Banks beachesWAVY-TV
Navy Investigates Disks of Trash Washing Up On Outer Banks BeachesWFMY News 2

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Navy investigating after 'trash disks' wash up on Outer Banks ...
Published: 5/18/2017

The U.S. Navy is investigating after compacted trash disks similar to those made on its ships washed up on beaches on the Outer Banks.
Navy investigates disks of trash washing ashore | KING5.comKING5.com

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Coast Guard suspends search for missing shrimp boat crew
Published: 5/27/2017
The Outer Banks Voice

After scouring the ocean for three days with boats and aircraft, the Coast Guard has suspended its search for three crew members who went missing off Georgia after their fishing boat capsized. Two of the men were from Hyde County. The Charleston ...

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Sunset Concert Series gets under way Thursday, May 25
Published: 5/22/2017
The Outer Banks Voice

Mark your calendars for an entertaining and fun-filled concert, food and beverage experience for Outer Banks visitors and locals on Thursday, May 25, June 1 and June 8. Presented by the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau, Soundside Live Sunset Concert Series ...

Outer Banks beach named among best in US, ranking says
Published: 5/26/2017

SIESTA KEY, Fla. β€” North Carolina has one of the best beaches in the country, according to a new ranking. Ocracoke Lifeguarded Beach on the Outer Banks was ranked the third best beach in the country in a ranking by Dr. Beach. It was nudged out by ...
Outer Banks beach cracks top 3 best beaches in USWSOC Charlotte
Ocracoke Island Makes Top 10 List Of Beaches In The U.S.WFMY News 2
Dr. Beach's top 10 beaches of 2017Newsday
My Fox Boston -Live Science -Dr. Beach -Dr. Beach
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Time running out to vote for Elizabeth City in national contest
Published: 5/25/2017
The Outer Banks Voice

By Outer Banks Voice on May 25, 2017. Elizabeth City is a semifinalist in the 2017 America's Main Streets contest, with voting winding down this Sunday for a chance at a $25,000 grand prize from the national small business movement Independent We Stand ...


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