Cape Hatteras Students Need Used Oyster Donations to Rebuild Oyster Reef

Cape Hatteras Secondary School (CHSS) of Coastal Studies is in the process of rebuilding its research oyster reef using the oyster rack method, (which entails attaching oysters to a rack before placing in the sound waters), and they need the community’s assistance to help make the operation a success. Used oyster shells are requested to […]

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore Announces 2019 Camping Season Dates

The 2019 Cape Hatteras National Seashore camping season at the Oregon Inlet, Cape Point, Frisco, and Ocracoke campgrounds will begin on Friday, April 12. Water and electric services are available at 23 camping sites at Oregon Inlet Campground. All campgrounds accommodate tents, trailers, and motorhomes up to 35 feet. Each campground also provides restrooms, potable […]

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June Myers Barnes

SOUTHERN SHORES — June Myers Barnes passed away peacefully on the morning of February 25, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. June was born in Portsmouth, Virginia on June 14, 1929, to the late William C. and Isabel Hope Myers.

Prescribed Burn at Dare County Bombing Range Draws Attention on Hatteras Island

A prescribed and intentionally scheduled burn at the Dare County Bombing Range garnered attention form northern Hatteras Island residents on Tuesday afternoon, as smoke from the Dare County mainland fire was clearly visible across the Pamlico Sound roughly 20-25 miles away. Per the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, (which also schedules prescribed burns at its […]

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