UPDATE: NWS upgrades watches to warnings for ‘dangerous’ coastal storm

By IRENE NOLAN The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City this afternoon upgraded its wind and coastal flood watches to warnings that are in effect from Sunday morning into Monday. In the afternoon’s update, Richard Bandy, meteorologist in charge, said the nasty weather will be caused by a “strong coastal low that will be intensifying […]

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Larry McCoy Ballance Sr.

WANCHESE — Larry McCoy BallanceSr. of passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016 at 85 years old.  Hewas born on May 19, 1930 in Hatteras village to the late Walter andJuanita Ballance. Larry was a retired waterman, carpenter, and heavyequipment operator. He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Churchin Wanchese. Larry loved old western […]

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