Mojo Receives the North Carolina Order of the Long Leaf Pine

Liberty Christian Fellowship in Colington recently honored one of its long-time members during a special Sunday morning service. Senior Pastor Scott Hobbs had asked local blues musician Bill “Mojo” Collins to perform a couple of worship songs as special music during the service. Collins chose to perform his original work “Love Divine” that was written […] Island Features |  Full Article

Public Input Requested on Proposed Protection Measures for Ocracoke Ferry Site

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CHNS) is seeking public input regarding a proposal from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) Ferry Division. NCDOT is requesting structural shoreline protection measures to mitigate for severe erosion causing damage to the ferry basin bulkhead and stacking lanes along the north end terminus of Ocracoke Island within Cape […] Seashore News |  Full Article

Thunderstorms, Severe Weather Possible on Thursday

A small risk of thunderstorms and severe weather is forecast for Hatteras and Ocracoke islands, mainly during the late afternoon and evening, per a Thursday morning update from the National Weather Service Newport / Morehead City Office. Scattered to numerous severe thunderstorms are possible starting Thursday, especially on the mainland of eastern North Carolina. The […] Local News |  Full Article

County Commissioners Take a Step Towards Acquiring Funds for Hatteras Pathway

The Dare County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution at their June 17 meeting to submit an application for the federal BUILD Grant in an effort to secure funding for the Hatteras village multi-use path project. The U.S. Department of Transportation’s BUILD Grant program provides funding for projects that have a significant local or regional […] Local News |  Full Article

Barbara Lee Barnett Williams

BUXTON — Barbara Lee Barnett Williams of Buxton, NC went to be with our Lord, June 17th, 2019.  Her ever present warm smile was contagious to everyone she had contact with.  She was the best wife and mother that GOD could have ever given to anyone. She was born October 24, 1936 to the late […] Obituaries |  Full Article