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Manteo is seeking vendors for 2019 Farmers Market

  The Outer Banks Voice

The Town of Manteo's special events committee is soliciting vendors to apply for the upcoming season of the Farmers Market. The 2019 Farmers Market will be ...

2/20/2019 2:30 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

Arnold G. Tolson Jr., Manteo native, Feb. 6

  The Outer Banks Voice

Arnold G. Tolson, Jr. transitioned to be with The Lord February 6, 2019 at his Skinnersville, NC home after a lengthy illness. He was the son of the late Arnold ...

2/12/2019 11:26 PM

Manteo board endorses naming Inlet bridge for Marc Basnight

  The Outer Banks Voice

The Manteo Board of Commissioners has voted to formally suggest the new bridge over Oregon Inlet be named for former state Senate President Marc Basnight.

1/26/2019 8:00 AM

Camden advances to semifinals, tops Manteo | w/Video

  The Daily Advance

Wednesday, February 20, 2019. CAMDEN — The Camden boys' basketball team overcame a slow start to knock off Manteo 62-46 Tuesday night in the ...

2/20/2019 7:29 PM

Murphy to Manteo: Take the Challenge

  North State Journal

RALEIGH — The Krispy Kreme Challenge is one of the most unique charity events in North Carolina. Founded by Park Scholars at N.C. State, the annual ...

2/6/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo High School academic honorees recognized | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Manteo High School's recipients of academic honors for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year have been announced.

2/16/2019 10:00 PM

Sandlot ball tournament set for March 8 and 9 | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

The 4th Annual Cape Hatteras Sandlot Tournament is scheduled for Friday, March 8 and Saturday March 9. This year's tournament features Manteo High School ...

2/23/2019 4:30 AM

James Ayers selected as Manteo's next town manager | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

The Manteo Board of Commissioners has selected James E. Ayers II as the new town manager, as announced in a January 9 release. Ayers will assume his ...

1/24/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo waives late fees for residents affected by shutdown

  The Outer Banks Voice

The Town of Manteo is waiving all water and sewer late fees and penalties for customers affected by the federal government shutdown. The shutdown, now in its ...

1/23/2019 8:00 AM

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

  Raleigh News & Observer

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

Elliott, Lady Pirates defeat Redskins

  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Thursday, January 24, 2019. HERTFORD — The Perquimans girls' basketball team defeated Manteo 45-34 Tuesday at Perquimans County ...

1/24/2019 8:00 AM

Angels in the air: Angel Flight East provides NC family free flights for medical treatment

  WTVD-TV

A North Carolina mother who has been in Philadelphia for more than a month away from her daughter in Manteo while for her son undergoes medical treatment ...

2/19/2019 10:24 PM

Karen Ruth Young Phillips | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Manteo – Karen Ruth Young Phillips, 75, of Manteo, NC died Friday, January 25, 2019, at Peak Resources – Outer Banks. Born in Massillon, Ohio on July 18, ...

1/30/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo girls win conference swim title | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Caroline Mode won two individual events and was on the winning 200 meter medley relay team which helped the Manteo High School girls swim team claim a ...

1/30/2019 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

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

High School Roundup | Sharpe, Aces knock off Redskins on the road

  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Sunday, January 27, 2019. MANTEO — The John A. Holmes boys' basketball team defeated Manteo 63-53 Friday night at Manteo High ...

1/27/2019 8:00 AM

High School Roundup | Aydlett, Bruins defeat league foe Redskins

  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Thursday, February 7, 2019. CAMDEN — The Camden boys' basketball team defeated Manteo 68-56 Tuesday evening in an Albemarle ...

2/7/2019 8:00 AM

Hulda Carolyn Midgett Johnson | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Manteo – On January 20, 2019, Hulda “Carolyn” Midgett Johnson, 87, of Manteo finished her race of life and joined her Lord in heaven. She was born on ...

1/24/2019 8:00 AM

The Lost Colony local auditions set for Saturday

  The Outer Banks Voice

The Roanoke Island Historical Association (RIHA) has announced the dates for the local Outer Banks auditions for the 2019 season of The Lost Colony.

2/11/2019 8:00 AM

NPS Commercial Services Open Houses to be Held in March

  Island Free Press

The National Park *Service* will hold Commercial Services Orientations and Open Houses on Hatteras, Ocracoke, and Roanoke Islands to share information ...

2/22/2019 8:05 PM

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

Arnold Gwyndlon Tolson Jr. | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Roper, NC – Arnold Gwyndlon Tolson Jr., 76, Went to be with the Lord on February 6, 2019. He was born on December 20, 1942 in Elizabeth City, NC to the late ...

2/17/2019 1:17 PM

High School Roundup | Bruins fall in AAC tournament semifinals

  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Friday, February 22, 2019. HERTFORD — The Camden boys' basketball team lost to Washington County 64-37 Wednesday night in the ...

2/22/2019 3:04 PM

Manteo Asst. Town Manager charged with DWI

  WAVY-TV

10 On Your Side has learned that the Town of Manteo assistant Town Manager has been charged with DWI.

11/29/2018 8:00 AM

Manteo man shot during argument | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

A Manteo man was hospitalized after he was shot in the leg on Christmas Eve day. According to the Dare County Sheriff's Office, the incident happened around ...

12/27/2018 8:00 AM

Patricia “Pat” Williams of Manteo, Dec. 5

  The Outer Banks Voice

Patricia “Pat” Williams, 82, of Manteo, NC died Wednesday, December 5, 2018 in her home surrounded by loving family and friends. She was born on October ...

12/7/2018 8:00 AM

Video: Celebrate New Year's Eve on the Manteo waterfront

  The Outer Banks Voice

What's everybody doing for New Year's Eve? They're heading to downtown Manteo for the inaugural New Year in the New World celebration! Two of Manteo's ...

12/27/2018 8:00 AM

Friday fire at Whitecap Linen facility in Manteo put out quickly | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Smoke was reported coming out the roof and sides of the Whitecap Linen building in Manteo shortly before 5:30 Friday morning, January 18. The building was ...

1/18/2019 8:00 AM

Forrest Davis Ragland of Manteo, Nov. 11

  The Outer Banks Voice

Forrest Davis Ragland, 27, passed to freedom on November 11, 2018 in Manteo, North Carolina after a solo sailboat incident on the “Alosare”. Created and ...

11/27/2018 8:00 AM

Crews respond to two-alarm fire at Whitecap Linen in Manteo

  The Outer Banks Voice

No one was injured in a Friday morning fire at the Whitecap Linen Building in Manteo. (Photo by Sissy Campbell). Authorities are investigating a Friday morning ...

1/18/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo meeting turned contentious | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

As a meeting between Manteo's Board of Commissioners and Planning Board was winding down, it turned contentious. It wasn't tension between the two boards ...

11/26/2018 8:00 AM

Schedules set for league tournaments

  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Monday, February 18, 2019. The schedules have been set for conference basketball tournaments in the area. The Class 2A Northeastern ...

2/18/2019 3:03 PM

Project Glam Girls again brings free prom attire for girls and guys | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

The 4th Annual Project Glam Girls has announced that the boutique will be open again this year, thanks to the support of our community. Project Glam Girls (and ...

2/8/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo selects Asheville official as its new town manager

  The Outer Banks Voice

The Manteo Board of Commissioners has selected James E. Ayers II as its new town manager. Ayers, currently general services director for the city of Asheville, ...

1/9/2019 8:00 AM

Juris Egils Abolins | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Juris Egils Abolins, 75, passed away near Hickory NC on February 2, 2019, after a long battle with cancer. Juris is survived by his son Andy Abolins Holderness, ...

2/13/2019 11:00 AM

Philip Calvin Sawyer | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Philip Calvin Sawyer, 81, of Manteo, died Sunday, January 20, 2019. A native of Currituck County, he was born February 4, 1937 to the late Minnie Lee Toler ...

1/24/2019 8:00 AM

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

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

Manteo takes two at Cape Hatteras | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Manteo High captured two varsity basketball wins at Cape Hatteras Friday, Dec. 7. Manteo's boys varsity defeated Cape Hatteras 69 to 34. Manteo's varsity girls ...

12/20/2018 8:00 AM

First Flight hands Manteo wrestling loss | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

All four Manteo wrestlers were in dual meet wrestling competition against five other schools at an Edenton tournament Saturday, January 5.

1/12/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo couple establishes fund to send Gold Star kids to camp

  The Outer Banks Voice

A new fund established by Fin and Nancy Gaddy of Manteo with the North Carolina Community Foundation will enable American children who have lost a ...

12/13/2018 8:00 AM

Dare sets up property purchase, new streets for golf carts | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Dare County will purchase a 33000 square foot lot at the intersection of Barlowe St and N Hwy. 64/264 in Manteo. The lot with two buildings is adjacent to ...

2/2/2019 8:00 AM

Outer Banks Attraction - The Lost Colony, Launches New Website

  PR Web

The Roanoke Island Historical Association (RIHA) is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned The Lost Colony website. The new website offers a ...

2/8/2019 3:07 PM

Gig Line: As I was saying . . . | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

If you remember in last week's Gig Line, I wrote about a phone conversation I had with Peggy Snead when I initially sought info on the Grief Share class she ...

2/23/2019 3:37 AM

Winter storm impacts NC schools from Murphy to Manteo

  North State Journal

CHARLOTTE — A lingering storm kept dumping immobilizing snow, sleet or freezing rain across North Carolina, leaving dangerously icy roads and hundreds of ...

12/10/2018 8:00 AM

High School Roundup | Currituck ends losing skid, defeats Pasquotank in boys' basketball

  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Thursday, February 14, 2019. The Currituck boys' basketball team defeated Pasquotank 42-37 Tuesday evening at Pasquotank County High ...

2/14/2019 3:12 PM

High School Boys Basketball | Burton, Currituck knock off Manteo at Good Guys vs. Cancer showcase

  The Daily Advance

Sunday, December 9, 2018. KILL DEVIL HILLS — Currituck's Carmillo Burton scored game-high 21 points to pace the Knights to a 55-47 win Saturday morning ...

12/9/2018 8:00 AM

Reese Craig Harris of Powells Point, Jan. 31

  The Outer Banks Voice

Reese Craig Harris, 59, of Powells Point, NC died Thursday, January 31, 2019, at his home. A longtime resident of Dare County, he was born April 14, 1959, ...

2/1/2019 8:00 AM

Kregg Kent Kiefer of Manteo, Dec. 22

  The Outer Banks Voice

Kregg Kent Kiefer, 62, of Buxton, NC passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, December 22, 2018. He was raised in Massillon, Ohio but he loved the ...

12/28/2018 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

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

Man wounded in Christmas Eve shooting on Roanoke Island

  The Outer Banks Voice

A Manteo man was arrested following a shooting that wounded another man in the leg during a Christmas Eve argument on Roanoke Island. The shooting ...

12/27/2018 8:00 AM

Manteo wins basketball openers | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Manteo High School opened its 2018-19 basketball season November 28 with two non-conference varsity team wins over visiting Cape Hatteras.

12/1/2018 8:00 AM

Reese Craig Harris | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Powells Point – Reese Craig Harris, 59, of Powells Point, NC died Thursday, January 31, 2019 at his home. A longtime resident of Dare County, he was born ...

2/2/2019 8:00 AM

Manteo wants new bridge named for Basnight | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

The Manteo Board of Commissioners, by resolution, is asking that the new bridge over Oregon Inlet be named for former NC Senator Marc Basnight.

1/23/2019 8:00 AM

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