Working Watermen Commission Framework Approved at BOC Meeting

The Dare County Board of Commissioners (BOC) approved the proposed framework of the recently revived Commission for Working Watermen at their November 5 meeting, paving the way for commission member appointments to be made. The Dare County Commission for Working Watermen originally formed in 2008, but quietly ceased meeting in December of 2012 without formally […]

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Coast Guard Cutter, Helicopter Crews Medevac Ailing Man From Sailboat 200 Miles Off Cape Hatteras

A Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 57-year-old man suffering chest pains aboard a 48-foot sailing vessel approximately 200 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, Saturday morning. Watchstanders at the Fifth District Command Center in Portsmouth received Personal Locater Beacon and Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon alerts registered to the sailboat Marie Elena at around noon Friday. […]

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All-Women Team Wins 2018 Cape Hatteras Anglers Club Surf Invitational Fishing Tournament

The Outcasters, an all-women’s team from Nags Head, won the 61st Cape Hatteras Anglers Club Surf Invitational Fishing Tournament. Stephanie Bayne, Audrey Whitlock, Sharon Newbold, Ginger Knight, Angie Gaskins and Jean Flannigan caught 47 fish for a total of 218 points to finish atop the 120-team tournament that’s the largest in the world.