Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week, Big Red

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA pet of the week, Big Red, courtesy of their latest video produced by Dare County’s CURRENT TV. For more information on Big Red, and the many other Outer Banks pets currently up for adoption, visit the Outer Banks SPCA website at, or their Facebook page at

Mary Ann White

May 2, 1947 – November 4, 2019 FRISCO — Mary Ann White passed away at her home in Frisco, NC on Monday, November 4, 2019. She is survived by her loving husband; Barry White; brothers; Gary (Michelle) Chrzan of Bayville, NJ and Thomas Chrzan of Hampstead, NC; and two nieces, Jessica Chrzan of Hampstead, NC […]

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Alon Ray Parks

March 1, 1929 – November 3, 2019 WANCHESE — Alon Ray Parks, 90, of Wanchese, NC died Sunday, November 3, 2019. A native of Gates County, he was born March 1, 1929, to the late Retha Bunch Parks and Matthew Parks. A United States Army Veteran, Ray served his country honorably during the Korean War. […]

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Volunteers and Fishing Students Both Welcome at Saturday’s Learn-to-Fish Clinic

Fishing newcomers and experienced volunteers are both encouraged to attend the upcoming Learn-to-Fish Clinic – a special event that will be held on Saturday, November 9, in Hatteras village. “The learn-to-fish clinic is a great opportunity for kids to learn fishing techniques from experienced surf fishing anglers,” stated Michael Barber, Public Affairs Officer for the […]

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Gov. Signs Bill Forgiving Missed School Days and Providing Employee Compensation on Ocracoke Island

On Friday, November 1, Governor Roy Cooper signed a separate bill into law to forgive missed school days and to provide compensation for school employees on Ocracoke Island. The Senate Bill 312, Relief to Ocracoke School/ Hurricane Dorian, allows for calendar flexibility for any instructional time missed due to Hurricane Dorian at the school during the […]

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Joseph Robert White

November 11, 1942 – November 1, 2019 KILL DEVIL HILLS – Joseph Robert White passed away peacefully November 1, 2019 at his home in Kill Devil Hills, NC following a brief illness. Joseph was born November 11, 1942 in Washington, DC, the son of Elmer Joseph White and Hester (Hatcher) White. During his childhood years […]

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Deadlock Delays Dorian Relief Funding

Legislation that would provide additional state disaster aid for Ocracoke Islanders and other communities damaged by Hurricane Dorian as well as replenish the pool of state money used to match hundreds of millions of dollars in federal disaster relief stalled this week in the waning hours of this year’s legislative session. The state House and […]

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