Ocracoke rebuilds after Dorian devastation

Since Hurricane Dorian flooded her Lighthouse Road home, like other islanders some of Rachel O’Neal’s days are good and others are bad. On the bad days, she’s had panic attacks contemplating the future, she explained on Tuesday while picking up a free lunch of grilled chicken prepared by the Hope Mennonite Church of Pantego. “I’ve […]

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Couldn’t Attend the First-Ever Cape Hatteras Surf Fishing Heritage Celebration? Here’s What You Missed…

On Saturday, November 2, the first-ever Cape Hatteras Surf Fishing Heritage Celebration was launched at the Fessenden Center in Buxton, and an estimated 200 attendees drifted in and out of the transformed gym to attend a dozen presentations that focused on varying aspects of fishing, and its Outer Banks roots. Hosted by the Cape Hatteras […]

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Nancy Chandler

May 9, 1940 – October 30, 2019 BUXTON — Nancy Chandler (79) of Buxton, North Carolina passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center with the love and support of her family around her. Nancy Chandler was an amazing mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who was loved by members of her community. A […]

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William Hollenbach, Jr.

MANTEO —  William H. Hollenbach, Jr., 66, passed away peacefully at his Manteo home accompanied by his sisters, Linda Heller and Lisa Mozdy. Bill was the son of the late William and Charlotte Hollenbach and was born in Shenandoah, PA. Bill’s survivors include his sisters, Linda Heller (Steve) of Cresco, PA and Lisa Mozdy (Bob) […]

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Sam “Sammy” Lee Liverman, Jr.

COLINGTON — Sam “Sammy” L. Liverman, Jr. has gone to be with the Lord.  He transitioned peacefully from his earthly life in Greenville, NC Monday October 28, 2019.  Sammy was born April 18, 1968- the son of Sam and Virginia Liverman, of Colington, NC. Sammy was a proud waterman- fishing, crabbing, and shrimping out of […]

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David Paul Seyler

KILL DEVIL HILLS — David Paul Seyler, 64, Kill Devil Hills, NC, passed away peacefully at his home on October 30, 2019. He was born on Thanksgiving Day, November 25, 1954, in Lock Haven, PA. He grew up in Clinton, MD, a suburb of Washington, DC. Dave graduated from Surrattsville High School in Surrattsville, MD […]

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Dare County Releases New Video About Property Insurance

Dare County, in partnership with Current TV, has released a video, A Community Conversation About Property Insurance. Special guest Dr. Michelle Osborne, Chief Deputy Commissioner with the NC Department of Insurance (NCDOI), discussed different types of insurance coverage, issues with specific policies, policy recommendations for coastal areas, and proposed changes to the National Flood Insurance […]

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