Terry Herzing

AVON — Terry Herzing, 57, died Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Norfolk Sentara Hospital with family and loved ones at his side. Terry was born September 9, 1962 in Norfolk, VA.  He was the son of Arlene J. Donahue Williams of Avon and the late Robert Herzing.  He was a 1980 graduate of Cape Hatteras […]

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Ocracoke basketball teams victorious in tournament, season

  By Richard Taylor Both Ocracoke boys’ and girls’ middle-school basketball teams captured Tideland Middle School Athletic Conference Tournament Championships at Mattamuskeet Feb. 3, the boys for the second-straight year. Despite getting off to a slow start, Ocracoke’s Lady Dolphins beat the Hatteras Hurricanes 37-30. After an equally slow start, the Dolphin boys easily ousted […]

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Superintendent David Hallac invites community to discuss an overview of the 2019 seasons at Cape Hatteras National Seashore

National Parks of Eastern North Carolina Superintendent David Hallac invites the public to visit with staff on Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands, where he will review visitation patterns and park activities during 2019 at Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, and Wright Brothers National Memorial. Meeting locations and dates are as follows: • […]

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Great chance to see rocket launch off the Outer Banks coast tonight

The weather forecast looks just about perfect to be able to see from everywhere in northeastern North Carolina a rocket launching from the Virginia Eastern Shore on its way to the International Space Station A Northrop Grumman Antares rocket is scheduled for liftoff at 5:39 p.m. EST, Sunday, February 9, from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport […]

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Soundside flooding receding; N.C. Highway 12 open but standing saltwater remains

Soundside flooding had noticeably diminished throughout northern Hatteras Island as of Friday evening, however, patches of deep saltwater still remained on numerous portions of N.C. Highway 12. Standing saltwater was reported in north Avon, sections of Avon village, the Tri-villages, and throughout Pea Island north of Rodanthe as of Friday evening. N.C. Highway 12 was […]

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