Robert Weston McPherson

January 23, 1951 – January 3, 2021 KILL DEVIL HILLS — Robert Weston McPherson, 69, of Kill Devil Hills, NC passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021, surrounded by his family at home after a courageous battle with cancer. A native of Elizabeth City, NC, Weston was born on January 23, 1951, he was the son […]

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Recycling on Hatteras Island: DIY at the Buxton Transfer Station and Recycling Center

This is part 1 of a multi-part series of articles that explores the intricacies of recycling on Hatteras Island, from the initial drop off at the transfer station in Buxton, to the final transition into new materials. If you live on the Outer Banks or love visiting, then you probably also appreciate the pristine beaches, […]

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Our Coast’s Food: 5 Easy Sauces for Oysters

No matter how you travel the new North Carolina Oyster Trail, whether you visit every single restaurant along the route or take an oyster farm tour, you’ll come away with one thing for certain: inspiration to cook your own oysters at home. They’re best simply prepared with a delectable sauce, and these five recipes cover all […]

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Kevin Paul Piotrowski

October 8, 1954 – December 27, 2020 HATTERAS — Kevin Paul Piotrowski left this world and was welcomed into his heavenly home on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at the age of 66.  For nearly two years Kevin fought a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer and ultimately passed away from complications related to his disease.  During […]

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Dare County Offers Online Registration for COVID-19 Vaccine

Due to an influx in phone calls following the announcement of upcoming vaccine clinics, the Dare County Department of Health and Human Services stated on Monday that the public can now also register online to request a vaccine at http://www.darenc.com/Register4Vaccine. “We apologize for any frustrations you may have experienced while trying to contact our call […]

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Dare County will Host a Vaccine Clinic in Buxton on Jan. 16 for Residents 75 and Older

Dare County released the following COVID-19 update for Monday, January 4, which details vaccine registration info and vaccine clinic dates for residents and property owners ages 75 and older. A tested, safe and effective vaccine will be available to all who want it, but supplies are very limited at first. Independent state and federal public health […]

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