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Fred R. Travis Jr. of Kill Devil Hills, Feb. 7

  The Outer Banks Voice

Fred R. Travis Jr., or as most knew him “Rick,” passed of natural causes on Thursday February 7, 2019 at the family home in Kill Devil Hills, NC. He was 50.

2/12/2019 11:07 PM

Kill Devil Hills pursuit ends in Columbia | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Kill Devil Hills police officers were involved in a vehicle pursuit that began in the Town of Kill Devil Hills and concluded in Tyrrell County.

1/28/2019 8:00 AM

Kill Devil Hills fills vacant board seat | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

During the January 14 Board of Commissioners meeting, Kill Devil Hills commissioners established a new residential use for the town, approved a town-home ...

1/29/2019 8:00 AM

La Traviata performance coming to Kill Devil Hills | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Elizabeth R & Company is producing, in partnership with the New York Opera Studio, Verdi's La Traviata. This free opera will be performed Saturday, February 2 ...

1/30/2019 8:00 AM

Community Calendar, Feb. 20 through Feb. 24 | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 20. NC DMV. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hatteras Village Civic Center, 57709 NC 12, Hatteras. BINGO. Baum Senior Center, 300 Mustian St., Kill Devil ...

2/20/2019 11:05 AM

NC Rate Bureau seeks rate hike | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Complacency has a cost and attending the February 13 public forum on a recent rate increase filing by the North Carolina Rate Bureau helps put in focus just ...

2/21/2019 11:27 AM

Police officer, volunteer firefighter, EMT: One N.C. man is a triple threat

  WTKR News 3

Rodney Rawls is a Sergeant with the Kill Devil Hills Police Department, a volunteer firefighter and Dare County EMT. Yes, you read that correctly - he does all ...

2/7/2019 8:00 AM

Community Calendar, Feb. 14 through Feb. 17 | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

THURSDAY, Feb. 14 - Happy Valentine's Day Rotary Club of Kitty Hawk, breakfast meeting, 7:30 a.m., Duck Woods Country Club, 50 S. Dogwood Trail, ...

2/13/2019 8:00 AM

Outer Banks vacationers will have use of replacement Bonner Bridge in 2019


For Western Pennsylvanians who like to vacation in the Outer Banks, there's some good news out of Dare County, N.C. -- home of Nags Head, Kitty Hawk, Kill ...

2/11/2019 5:33 PM

Community Calendar, Feb. 4 through Feb. 6 | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

MONDAY, Feb. 4. Joint Meeting. 5 p.m. Hyde County commissioners and school board members. Hyde County Government Center, Multi-use Room, Swan ...

2/3/2019 8:00 AM

Get ready, spring sports start next week

  The Wilson Times

Weather permitting, spring sports begin next week for North Carolina High School Athletic Association member schools with some Wilson County teams playing ...

2/23/2019 4:45 AM

Kitty Hawk Town Council receives beach monitoring report | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

A large portion of the February 4 Kitty Hawk Town Council meeting saw Ken Willson, with APTIM Coastal Planning and Engineering of North Carolina, Inc., ...

2/9/2019 8:00 AM

The Kill Devil Hills - "We don't really aim to sound like any particular thing. It's not like we sit around talking about music or let's do a song that sounds like this."

  Riverine Herald

Describing the sound of The Kill Devil Hills is very difficult. So difficult, even their frontman Brendon Humphries has trouble defining it. But their sound can be put ...

1/30/2019 8:00 AM

Dennis Paul Mabe of Nags Head, Feb. 4

  The Outer Banks Voice

Dennis Paul Mabe went peacefully into the Lord's arms on Monday, February 4, 2019. Born on October 30, 1927 in Walnut Cove, NC, Dennis was 91. He was ...

2/12/2019 11:16 PM

Frank Thomas “Tom” Wooten III of Manteo, Feb. 11

  The Outer Banks Voice

Dr. Frank Thomas (Tom) Wooten III of Manteo, NC died at home on February 11, 2019. He was born Sept. 24, 1935 in Chadbourn, NC. Tom was the son of the ...

2/14/2019 1:38 PM

Dare County Master Gardeners win international award

  The Outer Banks Voice

Photo attached below: Front Row: Gemma Green, Christine Stadther, Barbara Koeblin, Lois Chatham Back Row: Keith Lilly, Robert Hopkins, Sara Haigh, ...

2/14/2019 7:02 PM

Dennis Ray Thompson of Kill Devil Hills, Dec. 6

  The Outer Banks Voice

Dennis Ray Thompson, 61, of Kill Devil Hills, NC died Thursday, December 6, 2018, at Spring Arbor of the Outer Banks. Born in Aiken, SC on May 22, 1957, ...

12/14/2018 8:00 AM

Georgie Mae Liles South of Buxton, Feb. 3

  The Outer Banks Voice

Georgie Mae Liles South passed away in Kill Devil Hills, NC at Spring Arbor of the Outer Banks on February 3, 2019. Mrs. South was born in Gates County, NC ...

2/5/2019 8:00 AM

Outer Banks Towns Dig For Flooding Fixes

  Coastal Review Online

Outer Banks officials are tapping state grants, partnering on studies and taking other steps to address increasingly persistent flooding and faulty, inadequate ...

2/14/2019 5:14 AM

Senior games registration open for 2019 | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Registration for the 31st Annual Outer Banks Senior Games is now open. Registration is open to artists and athletes age 50 and older. The Outer Banks Senior ...

2/11/2019 8:00 AM

Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown review

  The Verge

In Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown, you play as Trigger, an ace pilot in the Osean military in the year 2019. You happen to do something bad enough that you're ...

2/1/2019 8:00 AM

A look back at 2018, part two | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

June – Continuing our look at 2018 events, June, the beginning of the summer vacation season, proved an ideal time for a Duck Town Park ribbon cutting ...

1/24/2019 8:00 AM

Dennis Paul Mabe | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Dennis Paul Mabe died Monday, February 4, 2019. Born on October 30, 1927 in Walnut Cove, Dennis was 91. He was predeceased by father Charlie Mabe, ...

2/16/2019 11:17 AM

Coin toss gives Skip Jones a seat on Kill Devil Hills board

  The Outer Banks Voice

Town Attorney Casey Varnell, middle, officiated the coin toss between Skip Jones Jr. and Colleen. (Kari Pugh). With the toss of a coin Monday night, Skip Jones ...

12/10/2018 8:00 AM

Nicholas “Nick” Gregory MacDonald of Kill Devil Hills, Dec. 9

  The Outer Banks Voice

Nicholas “Nick” Gregory MacDonald, 33, of Kill Devil Hills, NC passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018, at his home. Born in Virginia Beach, VA on August 21, ...

12/11/2018 8:00 AM

Clara “Mickey” Stringer Meekins | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Clara “Mickey” Stringer Meekins, 91, of Nags Head, died Monday, January 28, 2019, at Peak Resources – Outer Banks. The daughter of Florence Speck Reed ...

2/2/2019 8:00 AM

Children find backpack with loaded stolen guns in Kill Devil Hills

  The Outer Banks Voice

Children playing in the woods in Kill Devil Hills on Thanksgiving day found a backpack containing stolen guns, police said in a news release. The children came ...

11/27/2018 8:00 AM

Fire damages unoccupied house near links in Nags Head

  The Outer Banks Voice

A Thursday afternoon fire damaged an unoccupied home near Nags Head Golf Links. Crews were called to 105 Wee Burn Court at 1:33 p.m. for a report of ...

1/25/2019 8:00 AM

The Bonner Bridge replacement will likely get a new name, honoring a different politician

  Durham Herald Sun

A state Board of Transportation committee has recommended naming the replacement for The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet after Marc Basnight, a longtime ...

2/8/2019 8:00 AM

Widening Southern Shores beach to cost at least $9 million

  The Outer Banks Voice

Widening the full length of the beach in Southern Shores would cost between $9 million and $13.5 million if it is done at the same time that neighboring towns ...

1/31/2019 8:00 AM

Man killed after being hit by car in Kill Devil Hills WVEC

A driver was arrested after he hit and killed a man on N. Croatan Highway on Nov. 30 in Kill Devil Hills.

12/3/2018 8:00 AM

Joseph Mario Alleva of Kill Devil Hills, Dec. 20

  The Outer Banks Voice

Popular local musician and friend to all, Joseph Mario Alleva Of Kill Devil Hills died suddenly December 20, 2018 in Chesapeake, VA. Joe was 65 years old.

12/21/2018 8:00 AM

Robert B. Shearer of Kill Devil Hills, Nov. 26

  The Outer Banks Voice

Robert B. Shearer, 91, of Kill Devil Hills passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at Sentara Norfolk Heart Hospital, Virginia. Bob was born September 13, ...

12/3/2018 8:00 AM

Dare Master Gardeners recognized statewide and internationally | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Dare County Master Gardeners have earned international recognition for having a significant impact in the county. At the state level in 2018, Dare County Master ...

2/8/2019 8:00 AM

Robert “Bob” Allen Gabriel of Kill Devil Hills, Dec. 13

  The Outer Banks Voice

Robert “Bob” Allen Gabriel, 73, of Kill Devil Hills, NC died Thursday, December 13, 2018. Born in Norfolk, VA on February 5, 1945, he was the son of the late ...

12/21/2018 8:00 AM

Revisiting the Wright Brothers and the History of Human Flight

  History News Network (HNN)

William Hazelgrove summarized the premise of his book, Wright Brothers, Wrong Story, (Prometheus Books), in the title of his December 2, 2018, prepublication ...

2/10/2019 8:00 AM

Louise D. Law | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Louise D. Law of Charlottesville, Va., age 83, passed away at The Laurels nursing home on Sunday, Feb. 3 after a long battle with cancer. Her closest friends ...

2/13/2019 11:05 AM

What's in the name of a bridge? Whatever you want it to be

  The Outer Banks Voice

With local towns lining up behind dedicating the new bridge over Oregon Inlet to former state Sen. Marc Basnight, the idea seems to go against the grain of ...

2/2/2019 8:00 AM

Kids in Kill Devil Hills Find Backpack with Stolen Guns Inside

Kill Devil Hills police said children found a backpack with stolen guns in it.

11/28/2018 8:00 AM

Law, Louise Disosway

  The Daily Progress

Louise Law of Charlottesville, 83, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019, after battling cancer. Her friends and family visited her in the final days. A lifelong ...

2/6/2019 8:00 AM

Linda Kay Tewers of Kill Devil Hills, Jan. 8

  The Outer Banks Voice

Linda Kay Tewers, 71, of Kill Devil Hills passed away peacefully on Jan. 8, 2019, surrounded by family. Born Oct. 12, 1947, she was the youngest daughter of ...

1/10/2019 8:00 AM

Sick end to the season: CCS ousted by Terra Ceia in NCISAA 1-A opening round

  The Wilson Times

Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing. Jimmy Forte (23) of Community Christian ...

2/13/2019 8:00 AM

Annual licenses for dogs are required in Kill Devil Hills

  The Outer Banks Voice

If you live in Kill Devil Hills, annual dog licenses are required for each canine over 4 months old that you own, renewable in January. The cost of a KDH dog ...

1/23/2019 8:00 AM

The Outer Banks' best and brightest Christmas lights displays

  The Outer Banks Voice

Christmas lights are twinkling all along the Outer Banks so grab the kids, and this list, and head out for some bright holiday cheer. Know of a lights display not ...

12/16/2018 8:00 AM

Kimberly A. Parker of Colington, Dec. 2

  The Outer Banks Voice

Kimberly A. Parker, 49, of Colington passed away at her home December 2, 2018. “Kimmy” as she was best known, was born in Norwich, NY October 14, 1969.

12/4/2018 8:00 AM

Wright Brothers Memorial closed, but that's not stopping visitors

  The Outer Banks Voice

The government shutdown isn't stopping folks from visiting the Wright Brothers National Memorial in Kill Devil Hills. Since the Dec. 22 impasse in funding the ...

12/28/2018 8:00 AM

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