Department of Interior official meets with locals about Bonner Bridge replacement and beach access

Boiled down to its essence, replacement of the decrepit bridge over Oregon Inlet comes down to building a new span at about the same place as the existing one. So why, after nearly two decades of planning, is the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge replacement project still stuck in a bureaucratic impasse? That’s one dilemma Assistant […]

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Eva Rella Williams Waller

OCRACOKE– Eva Rella Williams Waller, 88, died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 in SwanQuarter, N.C. Born in Ocracoke, she was the daughter of the late Jacoband Brittina Williams and was the widow of Rudolph K. Waller. Mrs.Waller is survived by a daughter, Kay Brelig of Ocracoke, and sevengrandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her parentsand […]

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The sixth annual Day at the Docks gets great weather and great crowds…WITH SLIDE SHOWS

The sixth annual Day at the Docks on Saturday, Sept. 18, saw wonderful weather – blue skies and a northeast breeze – and the best turnout ever, according to organizer Lynne Foster. “We were really pleased with the turnout,” said Foster.  “And the weather couldn’t have been better. I think there were more people watching […]

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