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Juanita Lane Ezell of Manteo, March 6

  The Outer Banks Voice

Juanita Lane Ezell, 74, of Manteo died of natural causes in Nags Head, NC Wednesday March 6, 2019. She was born in Petersburg, VA. Juanita lived and ...

3/8/2019 8:00 AM

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 8:00 AM

Gina Marie Godfrey of Manteo, March 3

  The Outer Banks Voice

Gina Marie Godfrey, 64, passed away quietly in her home Sunday March 3, 2019, in Pirates Cove, Manteo, NC. Born in Baltimore, MD, she was an ...

3/6/2019 8:00 AM

Dare Board OKs Deal For Manteo Dredging

  Coastal Review Online

Dare County commissioners have approved spending $1.9 million from DEQ for the Shallowbag Bay dredging project to help move the 16th century replica ...

3/6/2019 8:00 AM

Ruth Gallop Creef of Manteo, Feb. 26

  The Outer Banks Voice

Ruth Gallop Creef, 89, the daughter of the late Hiram Clyde Gallop and Mollie Shannon Gallop died on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. A native of Dare County, ...

3/1/2019 8:00 AM

MURPHY TO MANTEO: North Carolina is a leader in peanuts

  North State Journal

March is National Peanut Month and farmers and consumers in North Carolina have much to celebrate. North Carolina is home to 1,400 peanut farms.

3/6/2019 8:00 AM

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

  WTVD-TV

MANTEO, N.C. (WTVD) -- A North Carolina mother who has been in Philadelphia for more than a month away from her daughter in Manteo while her son ...

2/19/2019 8:00 AM

Myrna Loy Sawyer Ambrose of East Lake, March 10

  The Outer Banks Voice

Myrna Loy Sawyer Ambrose of East Lake went to be with the Lord Sunday March 10, 2019. The daughter of the late Reverne Sawyer and the late Ada Sawyer, ...

3/13/2019 3:37 PM

Manteo commissioners schedule meeting broadcasts | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

When Manteo commissioners decided to tape and televise their public meetings, the expressed opinion of the commissioners was to record most town meetings, ...

3/13/2019 11:21 PM

Bonnie Lee Hooper of Manns Harbor, March 16

  The Outer Banks Voice

Bonnie Lee Hooper, 59, of Manns Harbor, passed away on Saturday morning, March 16, 2019 at home with her devoted husband and baby sister by her side.

3/19/2019 5:56 PM

Forging 'Mathletes': Hard work key for soccer coach Vrablic | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

For Frank Vrablic, life's all about hard work and being prepared. If you put in the time and push hard, things typically go your way. This old school mentality ...

3/15/2019 10:49 PM

Bodie Island, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse to open for climbing on April 19

  WNCT

The Bodie Island and Cape Hatteras Lighthouses will be open for climbing this year from April 19 through October 14.

3/19/2019 7:40 PM

Brief meeting of Manteo Planning Board includes plan for Waterfront Shops | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

On Tuesday night the Manteo Planning Board breezed through their monthly meeting. With only two non-controversial agenda items and no one speaking ...

2/28/2019 8:00 AM

With Three Dredging Projects at Hatteras Inlet, Commission Examines Issues at Oregon Inlet, Other Sites

  Island Free Press

With a dredging project at the South Ferry Channel expected to start soon, another of the Rollinson Channel recently completed, and a third planned in the ...

3/13/2019 4:07 PM

Maryann Cookie Pratt of Wanchese, March 11

  The Outer Banks Voice

Maryann Cookie Pratt, 64, of Wanchese, NC went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 11, 2019. A native of the Outer Banks, Maryann was well-known ...

3/14/2019 7:11 PM

Community Calendar, March 3 through 6 | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

SUNDAY, March 3 Midsummer Night's Dream. 2 to 4:30 p.m. Roanoke Island Festival Park, Manteo. Indoor Auditorium. Theatre of Dare presentation. Tickets: ...

3/2/2019 8:00 AM

Ruth Gallop Creef | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

November 2, 1929 – February 26, 2019 Manteo – Ruth Gallop Creef, 89, the daughter of the late Hiram Clyde Gallop and Mollie Shannon Gallop, died on ...

3/3/2019 8:00 AM

Sandlot baseball tournament won by Currituck County | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

At the Fourth Annual Cape Hatteras Sandlot Tournament, Currituck County High School took home the Championship for the second consecutive year.

3/17/2019 3:22 AM

Charles Brantley Aycock Brown Jr. of Wanchese, March 3

  The Outer Banks Voice

Charles “Smokey” Brantley Aycock Brown Jr., 86, of Wanchese, NC went home to be with our Heavenly Father on Sunday, March 3, 2019. He was born July 19, ...

3/6/2019 8:00 AM

Gary Lyndon Felder of Buxton, March 15

  The Outer Banks Voice

Gary Lyndon Felder, 84, of Buxton, NC, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, March 15, 2019. He was in the care and company of his full-time caregiver, ...

3/19/2019 5:55 PM

The Marc Basnight Bridge? Not so fast, say Hatteras Island residents.

  Raleigh News & Observer

The replacement for the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet could be named for former state Sen. Marc Basnight, but a growing number of Hatteras ...

2/25/2019 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 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

Charles Brantley Aycock Brown Jr. | The Coastland Times

  The Coastland Times

Charles “Smokey” Brantley Aycock Brown Jr., 86, of Wanchese, died March 3, 2019. He was born July 19, 1932, to the late Aycock and Esther Brown. Brantley ...

3/7/2019 8:00 AM

$127M to Fund Water Quality Projects

  Coastal Review Online

Communities across the state, including several along the coast, are receiving a total of $127 million to improve water and sewer systems, the Cooper ...

3/19/2019 4:51 PM

Third U.S. District hopefuls address Dare GOP convention

  The Outer Banks Voice

Dare County Republicans held their annual convention on Saturday at the Dare Center in Manteo. Typically, the gathering in a non-election year would have ...

3/18/2019 1:10 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

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 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

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 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 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

Mike Parker: Down East 'Friends' gather at Kinston library

  Neuse News

March 9 saw an invasion of sorts at the Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library. Our local library hosted the 2019 Southeast Regional workshop of the Friends of ...

3/19/2019 10:08 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

Aces knock off undefeated Panthers in conference championship

  The Daily Advance

Sunday, February 24, 2019. HERTFORD — After losing to Washington County twice this regular season by a combined eight points, the John A. Holmes boys ...

2/24/2019 8:00 AM

Southern Bank names regional exec

  The Daily Advance

Sunday, March 3, 2019. W. Jason Waughtel has been promoted to senior vice president, regional executive for Southern Bank's Coastal Region, which includes ...

3/3/2019 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

Terry Lynn Cummings Collins of Kill Devil Hills, Feb. 27

  The Outer Banks Voice

Terry Lynn Cummings Collins, 65, of Kill Devil Hills, NC passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, surrounded by her family. The daughter of Art and ...

3/1/2019 8:00 AM

Colette Dubresson of Colington, Feb. 15

  The Outer Banks Voice

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Colette Dubresson, 82, of Colington, on Friday, February 15, 2019, merely three days ...

2/20/2019 8:00 AM

In the Kitchen: Duck, Duck, Soup!

  WAVY-TV

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - General Manager and Chef at Stripers Bar and Grille in Manteo Alfredo Landazuri prepared duck confit with stone ground grits, ...

2/28/2019 8:00 AM

So-called Indian Ridge linked to Lost Colony by local researcher

  Daily Press

Frisco, N.C. — A tree-covered ridge just off N.C. 12 here could be the site of a large Croatoan town where the Lost Colony settled and blended with natives.

2/26/2019 8:00 AM

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

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

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

2nd Round of the NCHSAA state basketball playoffs

  WNCT

Here are the scores from the 3rd round of the NCHSAA state basketball playoffs from Thursday night.

2/28/2019 8:00 AM

Final NCHSAA playoff brackets set

  Raleigh News & Observer

The NCHSAA released final playoff brackets for men's and women's basketball Saturday. The first round of the playoffs start on Tuesday, with games being ...

2/23/2019 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

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

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

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