CHSS Sports Roundup: Canes’ Baseball and Softball Teams Heading to State Playoffs

Another month of spring sports has come to close, which means it’s time for our monthly Cape Hatteras Secondary School (CHSS) sports round-up. April presented some challenges for the Canes. Where there are challenges, however, there are opportunities to rise to the occasion and that’s exactly what the Canes did. Although every team might not […] Community News |  Full Article

Virginia Slomka Nadybal

Mrs. Virginia Slomka Nadybal passed away peacefully at home in Southern Shores Saturday, May 4, 2019.  She was 92. Virginia was the born in Leechburg, PA, the daughter of the late Kazmer and Mary Slomka. Besides her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her husband Anthony Nadybal, and one sister, Irene Slomka Szlachetka. Virginia […] Obituaries |  Full Article

Sea Turtle Release Planned for Saturday, May 4

Six sea turtles will be going home this weekend after being rehabilitated by the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island’s Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center, or STAR Center. This loggerhead treated at the STAR Center following an entanglement is to be released on Saturday. Photo: North Carolina Aquariums The four loggerhead sea turtles and […] Local News |  Full Article

N.C. Recognized for Drone Use in Hurricane Florence Response

The N.C. Department of Transportation has received national honors for its innovative use of drones during the state’s coordinated response to Hurricane Florence.  NCDOT was awarded the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International’s XCELLENCE Award in the humanitarian category at the AUVSI’s annual XPONENTIAL conference this week. The award comes with a $5,000 prize, which the Division of Aviation has […] Local News |  Full Article

How to Select the Best Grill for the Outer Banks

May 3, 2019 | Sponsored | Ace Hardware

Summer is just around the corner, and for Outer Banks locals and visitors with taste, this means it’s the official start of grilling season. The Outer Banks is the perfect spot for grilling aficionados. The abundance of fresh local seafood tastes better over the coals, (or wood, or gas burner, or smoker), and a portable […] Real Estate |  Full Article

Betty L. Brown

JUNE 27, 1930 ~ APRIL 26, 2019 JACKSONVILLE  –  Betty L. Brown, 88, of Jacksonville, passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Wilmington. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel.  Burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park. She was the daughter […] Obituaries |  Full Article