What to expect, what’s open when Ocracoke opens Dec. 2

Now that Ocracoke Island will open to visitors on Dec. 2, the island will look very different as repairing and rebuilding activities from the inundation Sept. 6 by Hurricane Dorian will continue for many months. Debris from building tear-outs and demolition will be along the roads throughout the village. So extreme caution is advised. As […]

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Mary Adeline Iwashchenko

SOUTHERN SHORES — Mary Adeline McCormick Iwashchenko, 79, of Southern Shores, NC died Monday, November 18, 2019, at Spring Arbor of The Outer Banks. Twiford Funeral Home, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.TwifordFH.com.    

Sara Rebecca York

KILL DEVIL HILLS — On Thursday, November 21, 2019, Sara Rebecca York, nee Leedy, loving wife, mother of three, and grandmother of five, passed away at the age of 81.  Sara was born on April 15, 1938, to Grace Leedy in Kingsport, Tennessee.  She attended Kettering High school and received a degree from Warren Wilson College in […]

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New Bodie Island Hunt Blind and Wildlife-Viewing Platform Opens for Waterfowl Hunting Season in December

Visitors with limited mobility will be able to use the new Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) accessible hunt blind and wildlife-viewing platform to hunt waterfowl during authorized dates starting December 14. All Cape Hatteras National Seashore (Seashore) visitors can use the platform to participate in wildlife-viewing, educational, and photography opportunities during the hunting off-season, which is […]

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Doris Yvonne Ellis Young

March 26, 1921 – November 19, 2019 MANTEO — Our beloved Mother, Nana, and Great-Nana, Doris Yvonne Ellis Young, 98, passed away peacefully Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Peak Resources – Outer Banks with her son, Edward, by her side.  Doris was the eleventh of thirteen children born March 26, 1921 to Henry and Emma […]

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Thomas Foster Bowser

October 23, 1957 – November 13, 2019 MANTEO –Thomas Foster Bowser was born October 23, 1957, to Cecil and Catherine Bowser in Manteo, NC. “Fred”, as he was affectionately known, went home to be with the Lord on November 13, 2019. Thomas was educated at Manteo High School and upon graduation, he entered the United […]

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