Dominic James “Nick”

KILLDEVIL HILLS — Dominic James “Nick” Aven died suddenly on July 30, 2016in Kill Devil Hills of a massive heart attack.  Born July 1,1962in Connecticut, he had just turned 54. After graduating from Maury HighSchool in 1981, he headed for Outer Banks, residing in Hatteras andlater settling in Kill Devil Hills. He was predeceased by […] Obituaries |  Full Article

Janette Gray

AVON– Janette Gray Gray, 85, passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 ather residence. Mrs. Gray was a homemaker and a former worship leader atthe Avon Worship Center. She was the daughter of the late Jarvis Grayand Euzelia O’Neal Gray, and the widow of the Oscar Dwight Gray Sr. Shewas also preceded in death by […] Obituaries |  Full Article

Close Encounters of the manatee kind reported at Hatteras Landing….WITH VIDEO By JOY CRIST

Visitors to the boat docks that border Hatteras Landing got an unexpected surprise on Friday afternoon, July 22, when a visiting manatee which had been rumored to be hanging around the area made an appearance. The manatee was first spotted on Tuesday, July 19, and made intermittent appearances around the soundside of Hatteras village on […] Local News |  Full Article

Eldon Mayo Gaskins

November 24, 1923 – July 23, 2016 BUXTON — Eldon Mayo Gaskins, 92,crossed the bar into God’s hands surrounded by family on Saturday, July23, 2016 at his home.  A native of Hatteras Island, he was the sonof the late Ebbie Gaskins and Rosa Austin Gaskins. A veteran of WorldWar II, Eldon served his country honorably […] Obituaries |  Full Article