Lois Schwindt Hesse Scarbrough

October 22, 1927 – September 16, 2019 KILL DEVIL HILLS –Lois was welcomed into the arms of her loving Savior on September 16, 2019. She was born to Dr. L. Schwindt (deceased) and Pauline Millington Schwindt (deceased) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Amongst her life’s accomplishments, Lois was most proud of her five children: Nancy (married to […]

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Dorian shuts down Ocracoke School; efforts to reopen underway

Like most of the village, the record-setting storm surge from the passage of Hurricane Dorian just after dawn on Sept. 6 severely damaged Ocracoke School, effectively closing it. School officials are optimistic classes can resume in other island locations in about two weeks. “There was water and mud everywhere, from 10 to 12 inches in […]

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Woman dies after being run over by fire department truck in Rodanthe on Saturday afternoon

From Kari Pugh at OBX Today The Dare County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 70-year-old woman who was run over by a Chicamacomico Fire Department pickup truck in Rodanthe on Saturday afternoon. Authorities with the sheriff’s office and the National Park Service were called to the area of Corbina Drive about 2:30 p.m. […]

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Commentary: Updates on the September 12 Hatteras Meeting with NCDMF

At a September 12 meeting in Hatteras Village, Steve Poland and Randy Gregory from the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries (NCDMF) explained how Spanish mackerel are managed, described the major past management actions, and presented information on landings, gear, number of trips, and number of participants, based on N.C. trip ticket information. Wanchese commercial fisherman […]

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