Alice Rebecca (Midgette) Mastros

Alice Rebecca (Midgette) Mastros, of Virginia Beach, Va. passed away peacefully on January 18, 2021.  Rebecca was born on January 6, 1944, to John Evans Midgette (deceased) and Blanche Burrus Farrow Midgette (deceased) of Buxton, North Carolina. Her sister Amelita L. Midgette (deceased) of Buxton NC. and a brother Ronald E. Midgette of Springfield, VA. […]

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Outer Banks Forever Receives New Capacity Building Grant from National Park Foundation

Outer Banks Forever, the local nonprofit partner of your Outer Banks national parks — Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Wright Brothers National Memorial and Fort Raleigh National Historic Site — is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of 36 national park partner organizations to receive a Strong Parks, Strong Communities capacity building grant […]

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NCDOT and NCDHHS to Help Fund Transit Rides to and from COVID-19 Vaccine Sites

Today, the NC Department of Transportation and the NC Department of Health and Human Services announced that approximately $2.5 million in Coronavirus Relief Funding is being distributed to local transit agenciesOpen PDF across the state to help pay for rides for individuals who need transportation assistance to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. “Every North Carolinian has a spot […]

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NCDHHS Partnering with Health Systems on Large-Scale Vaccine Events

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is partnering with health systems, local health departments and community health centers across the state to host large community vaccine events for people currently eligible to be vaccinated. More than 45,000 vaccines are expected to be given through these events. “The state will continue to support […]

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Dare to pay COVID bonuses to county workers

Payment recognizes their efforts during pandemic The Dare County Board of Commissioners on Jan. 19 unanimously adopted 2021 mid-year budget revisions that include $375,000 in one-time bonuses for county employees to recognize their efforts working through the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis. Depending on their job duties and increased workloads in response to the pandemic, […]

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Martha Ann Midgett Beasley

WANCHESE — On January 19, 2021, Martha Ann Midgett Beasley, 75, of Wanchese, NC passed away in Norfolk, VA.  Marty, as she was best known, was born October 18, 1945, to the late George Lewis and Beatrice Midgett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers; Sheldon, Claude, Jackson and […]

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