Joseph R. Morgan

Joseph R. Morgan, a long-time resident of Kill Devil Hills, passed away on Sunday February 21, 2021 from complications with bladder cancer. He was born in Hazelton, PA and soon after his family moved to Washington, D.C.  Joe attended Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA and Richmond Professional Institute (now Virginia Commonwealth University) to study graphic […]

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Thomas McMahon

Thomas Michael McMahon, 66, of Manteo, formally of Elizabeth City, passed away at home from natural causes on February 23, 2021 in Manteo, North Carolina. Thomas Michael McMahon also known as “Tommy Mac” or “T Mac” was born in Dayton, Ohio to late Violet Mae Padgett and John Brian McMahon on August 9, 1954. He […]

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Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week Valentino

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA pet of the week, Valentino, courtesy of their latest video produced by Dare County’s CURRENT TV. For more information on Valentino, and the many other Outer Banks pets currently up for adoption, visit the Outer Banks SPCA website at, or their Facebook page at

Dare County reports 2,206 people on Vaccine Waiting List; School personnel can register for vaccine starting Feb. 24

Dare County released the following update for Tuesday, February 23, which provides details on recent Coronavirus cases, current and future vaccine allotments, and more COVID-19 information. Dare County COVID-19 Case Update We are pleased to report Dare County’s COVID-19 data continues to trend in the right direction. Specifically, there were only 37 new positive cases […]

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Expect detours Tuesday night at Whalebone Junction for overhead sign work

The N.C. Department of Transportation will be closing part of U.S. 158 near Whalebone Junction Tuesday evening to repair the overhead signs adjacent to The Outlets in Nags Head. “There are two signs being replaced, one of which was partially blown down and the other was completely blown down,” said NCDOT spokesperson Tim Hass. “It […]

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Community Foundation Now Accepting Scholarship Applications; $178,000 Available in 2021

The Outer Banks Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications on its website: The application deadline is 11:59 pm, Saturday, March 20. The Community Foundation manages 55 different scholarship programs and expects to award about $178,000 to local students this year. Graduating high school seniors from Dare County, Currituck County, and Ocracoke are eligible […]

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Robert Norman Langevin, Jr.

September 8, 1964 – February 20, 2021 BUXTON — Robert Norman Langevin, Jr., 56, of Buxton, NC died Saturday, February 20, 2021, at his home. Born in Portsmouth, VA on September 8, 1964, he was the son of Rose Jackson Harlin (George) and the late Robert N. Langevin, Sr. An avid waterman, Robert enjoyed fishing, […]

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