Hatteras and Ocracoke Nurse-Practitioner Receives State’s Highest Honor

Gail Covington can now count herself among such North Carolina luminaries as Maya Angelou, Jim “Catfish” Hunter and Andy Griffith after she received The Order of the Long Leaf Pine award May 18. “I was shocked,” she said about this award, which, since 1963, North Carolina’s governors have reserved as their highest honor. “I never […] Community News |  Full Article

OBAR Scholarships Awarded to Local High School Students

Each year the Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) in partnership with the Outer Banks Community Foundation (OBCF) awards scholarships to local high school students. Funding for the OBAR Scholarship fund comes from REALTOR® and community donations through multiple events throughout the year, including Golf and Surf Fishing Tournaments. Applying through the Outer Banks Community […] Community News |  Full Article

Ocracoke Island to host 2019 Fourth of July celebration and Fireworks July 3, 4 & 5

There’s no lack of excitement on Ocracoke Island this Independence Day. The festivities kick off Wednesday, July 3, with the famous Ocracoke Square Dance and a fireworks show over beautiful Silver Lake Harbor. The fun continues July 4 with a full day of activities, featuring the Sand Sculpture Contest, newly-added island-wide scavenger hunt, a traditional […] Island Features |  Full Article