Launch aborted: NASA will try again tomorrow to launch the Antares rocket

NASA scrubbed Thursday night’s launch of the Antares rocket to the International Space Station two minutes and 12 seconds before takeoff due to a ground support equipment issue, but will try again tomorrow. The new launch time from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore has been rescheduled for Friday, oct. 2 at 9:16 […]

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Brian Patrick Marshall

April 22, 1982 – September 29, 2020 KILL DEVIL HILLS — Brian Patrick Marshall, 38, of Kill Devil Hills, NC died Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Born April 22, 1982, in Patchogue, NY, he grew up in St. Mark’s Catholic Parish and graduated from Longwood High School. In 2014, Brian moved to Dare County, NC embracing the […]

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Comment period opens, public hearings scheduled for various marine fisheries rules

The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission is accepting public comment on proposed amendments and re-adoption of 50 rules under a state-mandated periodic review schedule. Most of the rules pertain to shellfish lease user conflicts, reclassification of Special Secondary Nursery Areas, oyster sanctuaries, classification of shellfish growing waters, and sanitation standards for commercial crustacea processing procedures. Other […]

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2020 Thanksgiving Basket Program: Sponsors & Applicants Needed

The Dare County Department of Health & Human Services partners with community groups each year to provide a Thanksgiving Assistance Program. Sponsors and applicants are needed. Participation is welcome from all Dare County residents. Sponsorship will be based on need, availability of sponsorship and funds. Northern Beaches Roanoke Island Woman’s Club is looking for sponsors […]

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Lookout Closer to Becoming Dark Sky Park

The Crystal Coast Stargazers Club members and Cape Lookout National Seashore rangers are working together to preserve the night sky by having the seashore certified as an International Dark Sky Park. A group of astronomy and space enthusiasts in eastern North Carolina that organize and participate in stargazing activities, the Crystal Coast Startgazers Club approached the seashore about applying for […]

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