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Vicki Daniels Simpson of Wanchese, Nov. 10
Published: 11/12/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

Vicki Daniels Simpson, 59, of Wanchese, NC died Saturday, November 10, 2018, surrounded by family at her home. A native of Wanchese, she was the daughter of Merle Wescott Daniels and the late Jimmie Tucker Daniels. A member of Wanchese of ...


Undercurrent News
Cooke to spend $2.8m, hire 70 at Wanchese plant
Published: 11/15/2018
Undercurrent News

Cooke Seafood USA announced Thursday that it is pouring considerable new resources into the Wanchese Fish Company, a wild harvesting division in the US state of Virginia, including the establishment of a new corporate operation and 70 hires to staff a ...

Electrical malfunction blamed for Wanchese charter boat fire
Published: 11/11/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

Dare County's fire marshal has determined the cause of a fire on a charter fishing boat docked in Wanchese on Nov. 1 that gutted the engine compartment and the cabin. Jimmy Bliven, assistant chief with the Roanoke Island Volunteer Fire Department, was ...


WAVY-TV
Wanchese man had crack, .22 revolver during traffic stop, deputies say
Published: 11/9/2018
WAVY-TV

TYRRELL COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) -- A Wanchese man was arrested over the weekend after Tyrrell deputies say they found crack cocaine and a handgun during a traffic stop. Maynard W. Hazen, 67, was stopped Saturday night around 9 p.m. for a traffic ...

Thomas “Tommy” Robert Heath, III, of Wanchese, Nov. 6
Published: 11/9/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

Thomas Robert Heath III, 70, of Wanchese, NC went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. “Tommy” had a strong faith in God and loved his family without end. He is survived by his two sons, Shane Heath (Ashley) and Casey Heath; ...


IntraFish
Cooke USA invests in additional capacity in Wanchese's Virginia plant
Published: 11/15/2018
IntraFish

Cooke Seafood USA on Thursday announced it would make over $2.8 million (€2.4 million) in investments in its operations in Suffolk, Virginia, including new retail seafood production lines and a new corporate headquarters. The facility, which Cooke took ...


The Coastland Times
Fire guts charter boat in Wanchese; no one hurt
Published: 11/1/2018
The Outer Banks Voice

A fire on a charter fishing boat docked in Wanchese was put out quickly this morning but not before gutting the engine compartment and the cabin. Jimmy Bliven, assistant chief with the Roanoke Island Volunteer Fire Department, was first on the scene ...
Fire reported on sportfishing boat in WancheseThe Coastland Times

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The Coastland Times
Wanchese man arrested on drug, gun charges
Published: 11/8/2018
The Coastland Times

Maynard W. Hazen, 67, of Wanchese, was arrested and charged Nov. 3 with felony possession of a schedule II controlled substance with the intent to sell and deliver and with carrying a concealed weapon, Tyrrell County Sheriff Darryl Liverman reported.

Ocean Shock: Fish Flee for Cooler Waters, Upending Lives in US South
Published: 11/6/2018
Voice of America

Forty years ago, Tillett fished for summer flounder in December and January in waters near Wanchese, then followed the fish north as the weather warmed. In recent years, however, fewer summer flounder have traveled as far south in the winter, and the ...

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The Coastland Times
Vicki Daniels Simpson
Published: 11/14/2018
The Coastland Times

May 17, 1959 – November 10, 2018. Wanchese – Vicki Daniels Simpson, 59, of Wanchese died Saturday, November 10 surrounded by family at her home. A native of Wanchese, she was the daughter of Merle Wescott Daniels and the late Jimmie Tucker ...

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